Financial Statement Analysis

Module code: MN7241

You'll be studying a range of areas such as reporting, balance sheets, profit and loss, cash-flow statements management, financial forecasting and budgeting.

Topics covered

  • The nature and purpose of financial accounting and reporting
  • Business activities and how they're recorded in financial statements
  • The financial reporting environment in UK and in an international context
  • Accounting measurement and reporting practices underlying financial statement items (equity, liabilities, assets and income)
  • Accounting quality and earnings of management practices
  • Value relevance of accounting
  • Computing and interpreting relevant financial ratios for equity and credit analysis
  • Using accounting information for developing a prospective analysis and valuation