Financial Statement Analysis (3)

Course Level: Graduate

This course explores the use of financial statement information by investors and analysts as a basis for understanding a firm's current performance, assessing its future prospect and valuing ownership and other claims. The focus is on use of accounting information for equity valuation, but other applications are also considered. Meets with FIN-677. Prerequisite: ACCT-607 and FIN-614, or equivalent with permission of the chair of the Department of Accounting and Taxation.