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作者 Bettner, Mark S., author
書名 Using accounting & financial information : analyzing, forecasting & decision making / Mark S. Bettner
出版項 New York, New York (222 East 46th Street, New York, NY 10017) : Business Expert Press, 2015
國際標準書號 9781606496411 e-book
9781606496404 paperback
book jacket
版本 First edition
說明 1 online resource (140 pages)
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computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
系列 Financial accounting and auditing collection, 2151-2817
Financial accounting and auditing collection. 2151-2817
附註 Includes index
1. Users of accounting & financial information -- 2. Corporate financial statements -- 3. Accrual & deferral timing differences -- 4. Financial statement analysis -- 5. Long-term financial forecasting -- 6. Operating budgets -- 7. Cost-volume-profit relationships -- 8. Capital budgeting -- Index
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Accounting often is referred to as the language of business; unfortunately, many business professionals lack the fluency in this unique language required to perform basic financial analysis, prepare budgetary forecasts, or compare competing capital investment alternatives. And while there is no shortage of financial-related textbooks or reference manuals, most assume that readers have educational backgrounds - and/or have had years of professional experience - in accounting, financial analysis, or corporate finance. This book targets professionals with limited exposure to - or formal training in - accounting or related finance disciplines. These individuals often include - but certainly are not limited to - engineers, information technology specialists, retail managers, entrepreneurs, marketing directors, construction contractors, attorneys, and even bankers who are making career transitions from consumer lending positions to become commercial loan officers. The primary purpose of this book is to help managers and business owners from diverse professional and educational backgrounds to: (1) converse more effectively with their accounting and finance colleagues; (2) understand the structure and the elements of general-purpose financial statements, (3) identify both the usefulness and the limitations of accounting information; (4) prepare basic financial forecasts; and (5) make sense of commonly used decision-making models
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: 9781606496404
主題 Accounting
Financial statements
financial statements
balance sheet
income statement
statement of cash flows
cash flow
financial analysis
financial management
financial forecasting
pro forma financial statements
cost-volume-profit analysis
capital budgeting
payback period
discounted present-value
internal rate of return
net present value
time-value of money
Electronic books
Alt Title Using accounting and financial information
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