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Introduction to Financial Analysis - Part I

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The purpose of this lesson is to briefly introduce the concept of financial analysis, and to get you started on some of its applications. To view this lesson you may wish to open the following files: Financial Analysis Note, Formula Reference Sheet, Financial Data Example.

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Don't finish until you understand the common size formulae. Make sure your notes on financial analysis include:1) WHY you divide everything on the balance sheet by total assets, and2) WHY on the income statement it is total revenue.
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