Practical Oriented Analysis of Financial Statements

A beginners course for practical oriented reading of financial statements.
Rating: 4.2 out of 5 (419 ratings)
9,452 students
Practical Oriented Analysis of Financial Statements
Rating: 4.2 out of 5 (419 ratings)
9,455 students
Will be able to comprehend financial statements and understand implications of financial line items on overall health of a business

Requirements

  • A basic idea of financial statements and an interest in deciphering the financial health of a company.
Description

This course is meant for beginners and it attempts to explain how a line item in financial statements correlates with overall health of a business. It is meant for those who are interested in understanding the significance (rather than definition) of each element of financial statements and interested in fitting them together to get the overall picture.

Who this course is for:
  • Those who are interested in learning basic and practical aspects of financial statements.
Course content
6 sections • 8 lectures • 48m total length
  • The Course Contents
    01:29
  • Balance Sheet and P & L Statement in Their Basic Form
    08:22
  • Cash Flow Statement in its Basic Form
    07:28
  • Depreciation - How it affects P & L statements
    10:08
  • Inventory - How it Gets Converted Into COGS
    07:40
  • Working Capital, Cash Flow Cycle and Financial Health
    06:46
  • Balance Sheet, P & L and Cash Flow - A Schematic
    03:27
  • Financial Analysis - A Few Points To Ponder
    03:04
  • A Refresher of Financial Statements
    8 questions

Instructor
Syed Naser Mohiuddin
  • 4.2 Instructor Rating
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A mechanical engineer & an MBA by education, I am currently working with a mid-sized firm, handling the responsibility of streamlining the management information reporting specifically for manufacturing department. I have overall experience of around 8 years in domains of operations, program management and financial reporting. I have interest in understanding how operations affect the financial metrics for an organization and have studied pharma, retail, FMCG industries for the purpose.