Published on December 2, 2015
For more course tutorials visit www.uophelp.com The analysis of financial statements is critical for determining the financial health of any organization. Financial statement analysis, however, demands a thorough understanding of accounting rules and principles; if the information on these statements is to be interpreted accurately, a firm knowledge of the uses and limitations of these statements is vital. Due Date: Day 7 [Individual forum] Address each of the following points about financial statements and financial statement analysis in a 750- to 1,050-word paper in APA format: HCA 270 Financial Matters for Health Care Professionals Course Syllabus Page 13 The major purposes of financial statements The type of information financial statements provide The limitations of financial statements The outside factors upon which the conclusions drawn from these statements are reliant How items in common-size statements are presented How ratios in ratio analysis are computed and used Why most financial analysts prefer ratio analysis to common-size statements Cite at least two sources other than your text. Post your paper as a Microsoft® Word attachment.