Financial Statements

  1. How To Analyze Restaurant Stocks

    How To Analyze Restaurant Stocks

    Don't put your money on the table before getting a taste for analyzing this sector. ...
  2. Zooming In On Net Operating Income

    Zooming In On Net Operating Income

    NOI is a long-run profitability measure that smart investors can count on.
  3. Burn Rate Key Factor In Company's Sustainability

    Burn Rate Key Factor In Company's Sustainability

    Be careful around companies with high cash burn rates. These investments can turn ...
  4. 12 Things You Need To Know About Financial Statements

    12 Things You Need To Know About Financial Statements

    Discover how to keep score of companies to increase your chances of choosing a winner. ...
  5. Texas Ratio Rounds Up Bank Failures

    Texas Ratio Rounds Up Bank Failures

    This measure can help investors spot potential trouble in a bank's financials. Find ...
  6. Valuing Firms Using Present Value Of Free Cash ...

    Valuing Firms Using Present Value Of Free Cash ...

    When trying to evaluate a company, it always comes down to determining the value ...
  1. Discounted Cash Flow Analysis

    Discounted Cash Flow Analysis

    Find out how analysts determine the fair value of a company with this step-by-step ...
  2. Debt Ratios

    Debt Ratios

    Learn about the debt ratio, debt-equity ratio, capitalization ratio, interest coverage ...
  3. Cash Flow Indicator Ratios

    Cash Flow Indicator Ratios

    Learn about the operating cash flow to sales ratio, free cash flow to operating cash ...
  4. Investment Valuation Ratios

    Investment Valuation Ratios

    Learn about per share data, price/book value ratio, price/cash flow ratio, price/earnings ...
  1. What are the generally accepted accounting principles for inventory reserves?

    As with most matters related to generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), accountants assigned with the task of applying ...
  2. Why do some companies pay a dividend, while other companies do not?

    Dividends are corporate earnings that companies pass on to their shareholders. There are a number of reasons why a corporation ...
  3. What are some of the key differences between IFRS and U.S. GAAP?

    The International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) - the accounting standard used in more than 110 countries - has some ...
  4. Which transactions affect the retained earnings statement?

    Retained earnings are the portion of a company's income that management retains for internal operations instead of paying ...
  1. 5 Tips For Reading A Balance Sheet

    5 Tips For Reading A Balance Sheet

    The balance sheet, along with the income and cash flow statements, is an important ...
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