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ACC 230 Complete Class Includes All DQs, Checkpoints, Assignments, Capstone and Final ACC 230 Financial Reporting: Peeking Under the Financial Hood To get Entire Class Click on the Link Given Below : http://hwguiders.com/index.php?route=product/product&path=122&product_id=2109

Week One: Introduction to Financial Statements Discussion Questions CheckPoint: Assessing Financial Statements Download Here Resources: Ch. 2 of Understanding Financial Statements; and Ch. 1 PowerPoint® (pp. 110, 1-11, and 1-13) · Due Date: Day 5 [post to the Individual forum] · Search the Internet for the financial statements of your favorite company or your employer. You can either locate the corporate Web site for your chosen company, or you can select a company’s financial statements from the EDGAR database at http://www.sec.gov/edgar/searchedgar/webusers.htm · Post a 200- to 300-word response that includes the following information: o Three strengths and three weaknesses in the financial statements o Trends in net profit, debt ratio as a percentage of total assets, and debt as a percentage of total equity o A review of 2- to 3-year trends and a discussion on positive and negative trends o A confirmation of whether or not the company is discussing what it intends to do to correct negative trends

Week Two: Balance Sheets CheckPoint: Differentiating Depreciation Methods Download Here Resource: Ch. 2 of Understanding Financial Statements · Due Date: Day 4 [Individual forum] · Compose a 200- to 300-word response to question 2.4 on p. 74 (Ch. 2). In addition, include a summary of the advantages and disadvantages of using different depreciation methods (straight-line versus accelerated).

Assignment: Lucent Technologies Case Download Here


· Resource: Ch. 2 of Understanding Financial Statements · Due Date: Day 7 [Individual forum] · Read Case 2.1 Lucent Technologies on pp. 79-80 (Ch. 2) of the text. Then, compose a 500- to 750-word paper in APA format that includes your answers to questions 2-4 on p. 79 (Ch. 2). · Post your paper as a Microsoft® Word attachment.

Week Three: Income Statements and Stockholder’s Equity Discussion Questions CheckPoint: Preparing an Income Statement Download Here · Resources: Ch. 3 of Understanding Financial Statements; multistep_template.xls · Due Date: Day 5 [Individual forum] · Complete Problem 3.10 on p. 109 (Ch. 3). Use the multistep_template.xls to prepare a multiple-step income statement. Then write a 200- to 300-word summary discussing the implications of profitability and net income of the company.

Week Four: Income Statements and Stockholder’s Equity CheckPoint: Analyzing an Income Statement Download Here · Resource: Ch. 3 of Understanding Financial Statements · Due Date: Day 4 [Individual forum] · Complete Problem 3.16b on p. 111 (Ch. 3). · Analyze the income statement of Eastman Kodak located at http://wps.prenhall.com/bp_fraser_financial_8 (Select Chapter 1 from the top menu, then Internet Links in the left-hand menu to access the income statement.) · Write a 200- to 300-word response to the problem. In addition, include your analysis of indicators like earnings per share, operating income, and comprehensive income.

Assignment: Web Sites Search Download Here · Resource: Ch. 3 of Understanding Financial Statements · Due Date: Day 7 [Individual forum] · Research Web sites that contain examples of stock dividends, stock splits, and reverse splits. Yahoo Finance at http://finance.yahoo.com is a good starting point for locating these Web sites. · Write a 750- to 1,050-word paper in APA format based on your findings. Include the following in your paper: o A description of the Web site examples you found, including the location (URLs) of the Web sites o Definitions of stock dividends, stock splits, reverse splits, and effects on per share calculations


o A discussion about the reasons for stock dividends, stock splits, and reverse splits o An explanation of how stock dividends, stock splits, and reverse splits affect the firm and the investor · Post your paper as a Microsoft® Word attachment.

Week Five: Statement of Cash Flows Discussion Questions CheckPoint: Preparing a Statement of Cash Flows Download Here Resource: Ch. 4 of Understanding Financial Statements. · Due Date: Day 5 [Individual forum] · Complete problem 4.5 on p. 141 (Ch. 4). Refer to Exhibit 4.1 on p. 118 (Ch. 4) to create your statement of cash flows. · Submit your completed statement of cash flows and a 200- to 300-word analysis of the statement.

Week Six: Statement of Cash Flows CheckPoint: Analyzing Statements of Cash Flows Download Here · Resource: Ch. 4 of Understanding Financial Statements · Due Date: Day 4 [Individual forum] · Complete Research Problem 4.8a on p. 142 (Ch. 4); however, choose three companies to compare instead of five. · Post your table in a Microsoft® Excel or Word document.

Assignment: Candela Corporation Case Download Here · Resources: Ch. 4 of Understanding Financial Statements · Due Date: Day 7 [Individual forum] · Compose a 500- to 750-word paper in APA format responding to questions 1 and 2 of the Candela Corporation Case on p. 146 (Ch. 4). · Post your paper as a Microsoft® Word attachment.

Week Seven: Quality Reporting Discussion Questions CheckPoint: Nortel Networks Case Download Here Resources: Ch. 5 of Understanding Financial Statements; Exhibit 5.1: A Checklist for


Earnings Quality on p. 153 (Ch. 5) · Due Date: Day 5 [Individual forum] · Compose a 200- to 300-word response to question 3 of the Nortel Networks Case on p. 182 (Ch. 5). Refer to the checklist, Exhibit 1, on p. 153 (Ch. 5) for assistance with identifying quality issues.

Week Eight: Financial Statement Analysis CheckPoint: Analyzing Financial Data Download Here · Resource: Ch. 6 of Understanding Financial Statements · Due Date: Day 2 [Individual forum] · Complete Problem 6.6 on p. 232 (Ch. 6). Submit your answers to questions (a) and (b).

CheckPoint: Interpreting Financial Ratios Download Here CheckPoint 2: Interpreting Financial Ratios · Resource: Ch. 6 of Understanding Financial Statements · Due Date: Day 4 [Individual forum] · Complete Problem 6.2 on p. 230 (Ch. 6). Submit your answer in 200 to 300 words.

Assignment: Presenting to Stakeholders Download Here · Resources: Ch. 6 (pp. 192-193) of Understanding Financial Statements · Due Date: Day 7 [Individual forum] · Review the scenario in Problem 6.9 on p. 234 (Ch. 6). · Compose a 350- to 500-word response that includes a paragraph about the main ideas of the annual report and an explanation of how you would present these ideas to the stakeholders. Refer to the questions in the Objectives of Analysis section on pp. 192-193 (Ch. 6) for guidance on tailoring ideas to stakeholders.

Week Nine: Financial Statement Analysis Capstone Discussion Question Download Here · Due Date: Day 3 [Main forum] · Post your response to the following: Discuss what you have learned in this course about the process of analyzing financial statements.

Final Project: Evaluating Financial Health


Download Here Final Project: Evaluating Financial Health · Resources: Appendix A, Ch. 1 PowerPoint®, Ch. 6 of Understanding Financial Statements · Due Date: Day 7 [Individual forum] · Write a 750- to 1,050-word paper in APA format evaluating the financial health of a company. Highlight the importance of industry comparisons and trends in your paper. · Conduct an industry comparison. Discuss in your paper how your company’s financial performance compares with others in its industry. · Cite all of your sources, and provide Web site URLs. · Post your paper as a Microsoft® Word attachment. · Submit a Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation of 3 to 5 slides that highlights the financial data of your company and illustrates the comparisons you wrote about in your paper.


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