For use as a supplement in any accounting course where analyzing financial statements and understanding financial ratios is important.
This activity workbook helps students analyze real company financial statement information. Each activity concentrates on only one aspect of the analysis and uses data from well-known corporations to pique students' interest and add relevancy.
Designed as a supplement to financial accounting textbooks, this guide provides a series of preliminary activities to prepare students before they do a comprehensive financial statement analysis. Using data from well-known corporations, each activity concentrates on a single aspect of the overall analysis. The guide includes real-world and Internet activities (but lacks a subject index). The author, a CPA, runs a consulting company that provides presentations on accounting, leadership training, and overseas travel; she also teaches at Southwestern College of Kansas. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)