Short Course Description
This course will provide you with frameworks and practical tools for reading financial statements and assessing the business standing of firms. At the end of the course, you will be able to critically review the information in financial disclosures, and use this information to gauge firms' performance. In class, we will discuss reporting and analysis concepts, and apply them in case studies and on market data.
The course should be useful for those planning a career in public accounting, or in finance, whether it is investment banking, portfolio management, securities analysis or venture capital.