Using the SEC 10-K for your
company, answer the following questions:
1 Reading the notes to the financial statements, as well
as the balance sheet, post information about the Accounts Receivable for your
company. Who owes the company money?
2 Search for the phrase “Bad Debts” or
Allowance (for collectible accounts). When you read the balance sheet, you may
see that the receivables are listed as a net of $x,xxx to show the Allowance
for Bad Debts. Comment about the changes in Accounts Receivable and the Allowance
for Bad Debts. Are they increasing or decreasing? How does this relate to sales
(are sales increasing or decreasing)?
Property, Plants, and Equipment /
PPE (Capital Assets; Fixed Assets): Comment about PPE and accumulated
depreciation. How are these values changing from year to year: PPE, Accumulated
Depreciation, and Net PPE?
SEC 10-K Paper
will write a 2 – 3 page paper, single spaced, one inch margins, 12 pt
font, with double space between paragraphs. Your paper should comment on the
financial statements for your company as they relate to the information
presented in chapters 1-10 of your textbook, including the notes to the
financial statements. ** Use headings in your paper such as Accounts Receivable
and Inventory (topics from our textbook; other examples would be Balance Sheet
and Income Statement). Please keep your paper to no more than
3 pages The report will be submitted after Chapter 10. Do not consider
information from Ch 11 – 26 in your paper.
include a brief introduction of your company as well as a conclusion/summary at
will also be required to include the Income Statement and Balance Sheet as an
attachment to your report (you can cut and paste directly from the 10-K report).
style is required for citations and a reference list.
11. Page count does not include
title page, tables and exhibits, table of contents, and reference list
12. Please include a title page
(include your name on the title page)
13. Include a reference
list (business classes use APA format)
14. Include in text citations
(business classes use APA format)
15. Your paper should use one-inch
margins on the left, right, top, and bottom of each page, and font set at 12
23. SEC 10-K Power Point
24. You will also be required to
prepare a brief power point file of no more than 6 slides. .
26. Include a reference list in APA