DIITCTG BBA,Financial Statement Analysis and Business Valuation

DIITCTG BBA,Financial Statement Analysis and Business Valuation

Course Description
The objective of this class is to provide you with a framework for analyzing a firm’s past
performance, estimating its future performance, and valuing its equity. The course integrates key
concepts from accounting, finance, economics, and business strategy and applies them to
financial decision-making. The course focuses on teaching you to interpret numbers in the
financial statements. You should leave the course with the ability to generate reasonably
accurate (or at least logically consistent) forecasts of a firm's future financial performance,
including revenues, earnings, asset balances and free cash flows
The class is case-oriented. You are responsible for preparing cases in advance of the class
session, including familiarizing yourself with the relevant accounting issue. The course illustrates
contemporary forecasting and valuation techniques used by practitioners as well as evidence
from academic research on the effectiveness of these techniques. Students planning a career in
accounting, the financial industry, consu