Financial Statement Analysis & Investor Decisions

QST AC 814

This course is designed to develop skills in interpreting and analyzing the financial reports prepared by firms for investors and creditors. The following topics are covered: 1) analyzing profitability and risk , (2) understanding the major accounting choices affecting financial statements and managerial incentives that influence these choices, (3) assessing the quality of earnings, (4) using cash-flow based and earnings-based valuation models. The course also includes a brief review of some important accounting principles, emphasizing areas that were not covered in AC710. [Lectures, exercises, exams, and project.]

FALL 2018 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
D1 Brochet HAR 316 TR 2:00 pm-3:15 pm

SPRG 2019 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
E1 TBA W 6:30 pm-9:15 pm

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