This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: 3-1 You are expected to post the answers to Home Depot plus at least one message on the discussion board. You can:
◦ respond to the questions raised by the instructor; discuss realworld financial issues which are closely related to the topics; respond to the postings or questions raised by your classmates; pose a question for us relevant to our topics. A maximum of 15 points will be awarded for quality commentary. Extra points at the end of the semester will be awarded for active readings of the postings. Please read the grading section of the syllabus.
Due date is this coming Saturday (91110) at 8pm. 11 3-2 Ratios are figured using financial data from the 02/01/2004 Annual Report for Home Depot
Compare the ratios to the industry ratios in Table 3.12 in the book
Home Depot’s fiscal year ends Feb. 1
Be sure to note how the ratios are computed in the table so you can compute comparable numbers.
Home Depot sales = $64,816 MM Calculate Liquidity Ratios, Debt/Equity, Times Interest Earned, Asset Management Ratios, Profitability Ratios. 2 3-3 How do you standardize balance sheets and income statements and why is standardization useful?
What are the major categories of ratios and how do you compute specific ratios within each category?
What are the major determinants of a firm’s growth potential?
What are some of the problems associated with financial statement analysis? 3 ...
View Full Document
- Spring '11