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  • Mueller Water Products Case Analysis

    Mueller Water Product’s Future Success or Failure In my estimation, Mueller Water Products will be around for a while as evidenced by their stock performance, their strong financial ratios, and current industry market forecasts. One of the keys indicators of a successful company is the consistent performance in the stock market. In the last three years, Mueller Water Products have not had much variability in their stock price which is a good indication of their steady presence in the market…

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  • Case Study Cartwright Lumber Company

    growth of 19% and 34% in 2002 and 2003 respectively. However, the first quarter of 2004 demonstrates slow growth to only 7%. This slowdown in growth is cause for question as to the projected continued growth of the business. Further analysis into the financial statements will reveal additional risk. Cartwright has had a steady decrease in cash, and an increase in AR and inventory which means more sales to customers but these sales are on credit. Cartwright has also increased its borrowing from…

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  • Liquidity Ratio Analysis

    As shown in the above graph the two ratios are used in accordance to show the liquidity of each company. The liquidity ratio is “used to determine a firm’s ability to satisfy its short-term obligations as they come due” in a firm’s operating cycle (Gitman & Zutter, p.65). The first ratio shown in the graph is the current ratio, and is one of the more popular ratios used in finance. Current ratio is a determinant of whether or not a company is able to have the funds for obligations as they…

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  • EMC Information Infrastructure Pivotal And Vmware Virtual Infrastructure

    Description of Business: (information from 1 ) EMC runs with a clear mission, which is to lead the information technology business. EMC has three separate parts of business in different parts of industries which all have an important role in the whole company .those three business including, EMC information infrastructure, Pivotal and VMware Virtual infrastructure The three business that EMC have is runing individually , and by doing this is able to offer flexiblity to its customers . Their…

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  • Taylor Made Computer Solutions

    Despite the continued uncertainty in the current economic climate, Taylor Made Computer Solutions Ltd has performed profitably over the financial years 2012 and 2013. The company’s pre-tax profit amounted to £419,673 in 2013 (a 4% net margin) which is an increase of 60% compared to 2012. Profits after tax increased by £126,367 to £337,555 in 2013. Key areas such as sales proved highly adequate with the business recording an annual turnover of £9.8 million sales, representing a 6% increase in…

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  • Altman Z-Score Case Study

    that gauges a publicly traded manufacturing company's likelihood of bankruptcy. The Altman Z-score is based on five financial ratios that can be calculated from data found on a company's annual report. It uses profitability, leverage, liquidity, solvency and activity to predict whether a company has a high degree of probability of being insolvent. Altman Z-Scores and the Financial Crisis In 2007, the credit ratings of specific asset-related securities had been rated higher than they should have…

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  • Financial Analysis Of Nordstrom

    Financial Analysis of Nordstrom Inc. In Seattle Washington in 1901 John W. Nordstrom and Carl F. Wallin founded one of the countries largest and well-known retail stores in North America, Puerto Rico, and Canada. Nordstrom began as a shoe retailer but quickly expanded its inventory to include clothing, accessories, handbags, jewelry, cosmetics, and fragrances; along with some locations housing wedding dress and home furnishing departments. Currently Nordstrom has 347 stores that operate in…

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  • Executive Summary: Under Armour

    Over the past three years, Under Armour’s operating margin has decreased from 11.5% in 2014 to 10.3% in 2015 to 8.7% in 2016. Meanwhile, Nike’s operating margin has stayed somewhat consistent with 13.6% in 2015, 13.9% in 2016, and 13.8% in 2017. Similar to Nike, Lululemon stayed consistent with 20.9% in 2015, 20.5% in 2016, and 23.4% in 2017. This is an indication of the company's profitability from current operations before tax. Each company is looking to improve long-term growth for future…

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  • Adani Power Ratio Analysis

    A. LIQUIDITY RATIOS 1. CURRENT RATIO The current ratio measures a company’s ability to pay its short term obligations. The current ratio of Adani Power Ltd. has increased over the past three years. The Current ratio of Adani Power is constantly below 1, meaning that the current liabilities are more than the current assets. This suggests that the company would be unable to pay off its obligations if they came due at that point. This indicates that the company is not in good financial health. 2.…

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  • Comprehensive Problem-Company Analysis

    MBA 733 instructor From: Jordan Joseph Subject: Comprehensive Problem- Company Analysis Date: November 3, 2016 Company Analysis WZB Athletic Supply, Inc. has released its annual report. This report includes a five-year financial summary for the fiscal years 2016-2020. Financial summaries are used to help investors throughout the decision making process of investing in a company’s common stock. Some of the strategies involved in this decision are evaluating the growth of the company’s income,…

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