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The purpose of this assignment is to prepare a comprehensive financial statement analysis report and establish a company's competitive advantage in relevant industry.

Using the content from the previous topic assignments, synthesize your findings by writing a 2,500-3,000 word analysis of the financial strengths and weaknesses of the company based on the information the group has previously reported. Review the feedback you received from your instructor on these previous assignments and revise the report elements based on the feedback. Evidence of revision will be assessed on the final report. You are required to include data from the FSAR Excel Spreadsheet. Include a cover page.

The report should include the following sections.

1.    Executive Summary – Thesis statement and brief summary of findings in 250 words.

2.    Introduction – Company overview summarized in 250-500 words.

3.    Financial Statements - Analysis of Income Statement and Balance Sheet (Do not include the individual activities).

4.    Horizontal and Vertical Trend Analysis.

5.    Ratios Analysis: Liquidity, Solvency, Profitability – 750-word summary.

6.    Statement of Cash Flows – 750-word summary.

7.    Competitor Analysis – 250-500 word summary including a review of a relevant competitor's annual report and calculation of at least three different ratios, and an explanation of which ratios are most important for analyzing the competitive performance between the two companies.

8.    Industry Analysis – 250-500 word summary including selection of the three ratios most important in analyzing company performance within the industry and a comparison to industry averages based upon research from GCU Library resources, IBISWorld, Business Market Research Collection, LexisNexis, or another business database to locate industry averages for the industry in which your company competes.

9.    Investor Analysis – 250-word summary including discussion of a comprehensive overview related to the investing recommendations the group can provide based on its findings about the company.

Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

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