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How to understand financial statements

a nontechnical guide for financial analysts, managers, and executives

by Kenneth R. Ferris

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Published by Prentice Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
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    Subjects:
  • Financial statements.,
  • Corporations -- Finance.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKenneth R. Ferris, Kirk L. Tennant, Scott I. Jerris.
    ContributionsTennant, Kirk L., Jerris, Scott I.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5681.B2 F426 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 306 p. :
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1552602M
    ISBN 100130519138
    LC Control Number91032534

      What are financial statements? Financial statements are reports that summarize important financial accounting information about your business. There are three main types of financial statements: the balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow statement. Together, they give you—and outside people like investors—a clear picture of your company’s financial position. Preface If the first edition of this book was an entrepreneurial business, it would be a huge success. Now over , copies of Financial Statements: A Step-by-Step Guide to Understanding and Creating Financial Reports are in-press and helping non-financial managers and students of accounting and finance cope with the “numbers of business.”.

    The financial statements shown on the next several pages are for a sole proprietorship, which is a business owned by an individual. Corporate financial statements are slightly different. The four basic financial statements are the income statement, statement of owner's equity, balance sheet, and statement of . journal entries are by far one of the most important skills to master. Without proper journal entries, companies’ financial statements would be inaccurate and a complete mess. An easy way to understand journal entries is to think of Isaac Newton’s third law of motion, which states that for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction.

    Visual Finance is a powerful, simple tool that you can learn in just a couple of hours and easily apply to real life. Over the past five years, this model has been used in thousands of finance for non-financial managers training sessions in more than 30 countries/5. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read How to Read and Understand Financial Statements when You Don't Know what You are Looking at.5/5(2).


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