Undergraduate | CUR-BAN25-2023
Business Analysis for Investment
Sift through financial statements and learn how to identify useful information. Use the trusted techniques that professionals wield to analyse financial data. Understand how risk analysis reports are put together, and learn about forecasting and valuation.
Subject may require attendance
Prior study needed
- 28 Aug 2023
About this subject
What you'll learn
At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- describe and apply the basic techniques of financial statement analysis
- identify and utilise value-relevant information from the financial statements
- explain the role played by financial statement analysis in the functioning of an efficient capital market
- apply established requirements for analysing financial statement information for forecasting, valuation and risk analysis purposes.
- Financial Statement Analysis: An Introduction
- Financial Reporting Mechanics & Standards
- Understanding Income Statements & Balance Sheets
- Understanding Cash-Flow Statements
- Financial Analysis Techniques & Applications
- Financial Reporting Quality
- Long-Lived Assets
- Valuation 1
- Valuation 2
This subject was previously known as Introduction to Financial Statement Analysis
Introduction to the financial statement analysis, understanding financial statements and supplementary information, financial analysis techniques and applications, evaluating financial reporting quality, analysis of financial statement for forecasting, valuation and risk analysis purposes.
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- Case study (25%)
- Final Examination - remote invigilated (50%)
- Mid-Term Test (25%)
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