You are required to obtain complete financial statements Apple Inc for the last 5 years.
You will prepare a Financial Statement Analysis Report based on these financial statements and other information.
Required: Based on these financial statements, the company’s background, industry statistics, and other market and company information, prepare a financial statement analysis report covering the following points:
a. Executive summary of the company and its industry.
b. Detailed evaluation of:
(1) Short-term liquidity (current debt-paying ability).
(2) Cash forecasting and pro forma analysis for 5 Years. Note: You are expected to use a variety of assumptions for each year…
(3) Capital structure and solvency financial analysis tools in answering (b).
(4) Return on invested capital. Your analysis should yield inferences for each
(5) Asset turnover (utilization).
(6) Profitability and equity analysis.
Note: You are expected to use a variety of financial analysis tools in answering (b).Your analysis should yield inferences for each of these six areas.
The final analysis should be set up as a research paper with the following sequence:
• A brief statement that you produced the paper, and a citation for each reference mentioned in your statement.
• Executive Summary (max. ¾ page in Bold)
• Table of Contents
• Body (8 – 12 pages)
• Conclusion and Recommendation(s)