13008 Financial Statement Analysis and Firm Evaluation
Credits: 3 graduate credits in Business Administration / Financing
Authors: Yair Bahar, Jacob Kamin, Arie Nachmias
Objectives: To impart tools for analyzing financial statements of business firms as well as knowledge about company evaluation and applying the analysis for the purpose of examining the condition of the company.
Topics: The objectives of financial statement analysis and its various users; Tools for analyzing financial statements, alternative information sources; Financial ratios and their use for analyzing and comparing businesses performance; Analyzing the statement of cash flow and evaluating financial flexibility; Evaluation of business entities using various methods; Analyzing financial hardships and predicting bankruptcy based on financial statements.