Group Course Project: A Financial Statement Analysis - A Comparative Analysis of Apple, Inc. and Alphabet, Inc.

Group Course Project: A Financial Statement Analysis - A Comparative Analysis of Apple, Inc. and Alphabet, Inc.

This course contains a Course Project, where you will be required to submit one draft of the project at the end of Week 6, and the final completed project at the end of Week 8. Using the financial statements for Apple Inc.

Comparing Cost Allocations

Decision making in companies is often facilitated by utilizing cost allocation methods. Anthony's Orchards is measuring its performance and reviewing its service department cost allocation methods to determine whether current methods reflect the true value and profitability of the businesses. Write a 1- to 2-page memo to the accounting manager on why you would recommend using a particular cost allocation method.

HCS/380 Wk 5 Team Assignment: Business Proposal

As a team, analyze consolidated financial statements and make recommendations to leadership based on your findings. Your team will look at consolidated financial statements spanning at least two years to evaluate changes identified in the different statements and make a recommendation whether your organization should partner with or invest in the organization you are analyzing. At a minimum, your team should analyze the Balance Sheet, Income Statement, Statement of Cash Flow and Statement of Stockholder Equity/Owner Equity to make this recommendation.

HCS 380 Wk 5 Individual: Cash Control

Create a 10- to 15-slide presentation in which you:

  • Identify the principles of internal control.
  • Explain the use of cash and internal controls to prevent fraud.
  • Explain why corporations invest in stocks and debt securities.
  • Describe how debt and stock investments are reported in financial statements.
  • Evaluate the effects of unusual or irregular items on financial statements.

Create a 1-page handout to accompany your presentation.

Financial Statement

The community college instructor has asked for your help again. He or she wants you to personally create a document he or she could give to students.

Write a 750- to 1,050-word paper in which you:

  • Analyze the ways financial information is used in health care organizations.
  • Evaluate the use of the financial statement analysis as a method to address financial issues in health care.

Cite 3 peer-reviewed, scholarly, or similar references to support your paper.