Accounting  |  Format: Flash

Traditional Financial Statement Analysis

Course Overview:
Traditional Financial Statement Analysis is designed to provide a comprehensive review of financial statement analysis techniques that have been used for many years. The program's coverage includes horizontal and vertical analysis, accrual based ratio analysis, use of the Altman Z-Score with an emphasis on developing expectations.

Learning Objectives:
Once you've completing this program, you should have the ability to:

  • Identify traditional financial statement analysis techniques for specific entities and objectives
  • Recognize the concept of "developing expectations" to improve traditional financial statement analysis
  • Determine the benefits and disadvantages of selected accrual based ratios
  • Identify useful accrual based ratios for financial statement information
    Catalog Number: 99FLE21-tx
    CPE Credits: 2 Registry / 2 QAS
    Author: John M. Fleming, CPA, MBA
    Advanced Preparation:
    Course Level: Basic
    Field of Study: Accounting
    Content Partner: SmartPros Ltd.
    QAS: QAS Certified based on 50 minute hours.
    Course Type: Self-study
    Minimum Passing Grade: 70%
    Soft/Hardware Reqs.:  Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
     Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
     56k or Greater Internet Connection
     Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
     Ram: 256 MB minimum
     Windows or Mac OS
    Release/Expiration Dates: Sep 11, 2014 / Jun 30, 2021