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  • January 10
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Understand and Interpret Financial Statements

January 10

If you are responsible for analyzing your company’s financial statements or just need a better understanding of what they mean, this information is for you.

This topic will help anyone who would like to analyze financial statements and learn the ratios and what they mean and how to interpret them. It will help anyone who has financial information and teach them how to maneuver around the financial statements and find what they are looking for. Go over how to analyze the balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows. Discuss ratios and not only how to calculate them but more importantly what they mean and how that will ultimately help you make that sound decision based on what you have in front of you.

Learning Objectives

  • You will be able to describe how to use the indirect method.
  • You will be able to identify other ratios that deal with profitability, leveraging debt, calculating DSO and DPO.
  • You will be able to explain the statement of cash flows and the importance of generating cash.
  • You will be able to discuss and understand the balance sheet and income statement through ratios.

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Agenda

What Are the Basic Types of Financial Statements?
Understanding the Balance Sheet and Income Statement Through Ratios
  • Taking the Information From the Ratios and Understanding How They Affect Your Goal
  • How to Combine the Balance Sheet and Income Statement Information to Make Sound Decisions
Understanding the Statement of Cash Flows and the Importance of Generating Cash
Going Through the Statement of Cash Flows Using the Indirect Method
Completing My Analysis and Now Deciding How to Interrupt My Findings
Reviewing Other Ratios That Deal With Profitability, Leveraging Debt, Calculating DSP and DPO
How to Combine the Balance Sheet and Income Statement Information to Make Sound Decisions
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This course was last revised on July 19, 2018.

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  • This program is acceptable for 1.0 CPEC(s) towards the CB designation through the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB).
     
  • CPE 1.2 including Management Advisory Services 1.2
     
  • Lorman Education Services is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its web site: https://www.nasbaregistry.org/cpas/complaints. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact our offices at 866-352-9539. CPE Credit: Maximum Credit Hours: 1.2 each session (based on a 50 minute credit hour). You must attend at least 50 minutes to obtain credit. Field of Study: Management Advisory Services for 1.2 hours. Prerequisite: basic knowledge of business financials. Level of Knowledge: Intermediate. Teaching Method: Seminar/Lecture. Advance Preparation: None. Delivery Method: Group Internet Based. Please refer to the information in this brochure for outline, course content and objectives. Upon completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of attendance. Final approval of a course for CPE credit belongs with each state's regulatory board. Please note: In order to receive CPE credit for this course you MUST use the streaming audio option, as well as enable and complete the required progress checks.
     
  • Lorman Business Center, Inc. is a registered provider for CPA CPE through the State Education Department of New York, Sponsor number: 000640. The following course will carry the subject area of Advisory Services for 1.0 hour.
     

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This live webinar is designed for accountants, presidents, vice presidents, business and office managers, finance directors, controllers, CFOs, lending professionals and credit managers.

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Ronald A. Sereika

Ronald A. Sereika

Mspark

  • 2010 National instructor of the year award for The National Association of Credit Management
  • 2013 CCE award of excellence presented by the National Association of Credit Management
  • 2011 Credit Executive of the year Upstate New York by NACM Chicago
  • National Speaker at NACM Credit Congress, NACM Eastern Regional Conference, Upstate NY Annual meetings 2011 to 2015
  • Two time finalist at CooperVision for the CFO award given annually for the top performer in North America’s finance team
  • B.S. degree in accounting, Fredonia State University; attended Amos Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth University executive program for certification in Credit and Finance
  • Can be contacted at 205-621-6803 or [email protected]
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Product ID: 404738
Published 2018, 2019
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