ClicktheVirtual Organizationlink on the student website to access the Virtual Organizations.
Select one of the Virtual Organizations as the basis for the assignment.
Obtainfaculty approval of your selected organization before beginning the assignment.
Accessthe information contained in your selected organizationâ€™s balance sheet and income statement to calculate the following:
Â· Liquidity ratios
o Current ratio
o Acid-test,or quick, ratio
o Receivables turnover
o Inventory turnover
Â· Profitability ratios
o Asset turnover
o Profit margin
o Return on assets
o Return on common stockholdersâ€™ equity
Â· Solvency ratios
o Debt to total assets
o Times interest earned
Showyour calculations for each ratio.
Createa horizontal and vertical analysis for the balance sheet and the income statement.
Writea 350- to 700-word memo to the CEO of your selected organization in which you discuss your findings from your ratio calculations and your horizontal and vertical analysis. In your memo, address the following questions:
Â· What do the liquidity, profitability, and solvency ratios reveal about the companyâ€™s financial position?
Â· Which users may be interested in each type of ratio?
What does the collected data reveal about the companyâ€™s performance and position?