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Corporate Enterprise Analysis

The overall objective is for you as a student to be able to synthesize accounting and financial information about a firm and to be able to transform that information into analysis of the firm, furthermore, to suggest strategic alternatives of action and to develop your ability to present your analysis to the interested parties.

The course focuses on the following topics:

  • International accounting principles and their relevance for corporate analysis
  • Different theoretical perspectives and their impact on valuation
  • The use of key ratios for analyzing performance, financial position and cash-flow.
  • Presentation of strategic, accounting and financial analysis as well as construction of pro-forma income statements and statements of financial position and application of these statements in different valuation models.
  • Critical assessment and reflection on accounting information and company analysis.