Week 1_ Financial Statements
Purpose of Assignment
This activity helps students recognize the significant role accounting plays in providing financial information to management for decision making through the evaluation of financial statements. This experiential assignment requires students to use ratios to evaluate and analyze a company’s liquidity, solvency, and profitability.
Two-Rivers Inc. (TRI) manufactures a variety of consumer products. The company’s founders have run the company for thirty years and are now interested in retiring. Consequently, they are seeking a purchaser, and a group of investors is looking into the acquisition of TRI. To evaluate its financial stability, TRI was requested to provide its latest financial statements and selected financial ratios. Summary information provided by TRI is presented below.
a. Calculate the financial ratios for the fiscal year Year 2. (use excel to create formulas and calculate results (see excel tutorial if needed))
b.Analyze what each of these financial ratios means in terms of TRI’s financial stability and operating efficiency.
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TRI Documents and Grading Rubric attached below