vertical analysis the balance sheet has assets shown as percentages of all

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vertical analysis, the balance sheet has assets shown as percentages of all assets while every equity or liability being shown a percentage of the total equity and liabilities. Moreover, on the statement of profit and loss, the vertical analysis has each line item that is shown as a percentage of net sales. For instance, if the total amount of sales is 10,000 dollars with a 1,000-dollar operating expenses, then the operating expenses represents 10% of sales. Finally, the ratio analysis method that evaluates the relationship between the items in a financial statement by making comparisons of the line items in the statement (Bragg, 2018). This can assist a company to compare companies at one point in each time since it focuses on profitability, liquidity, and solvency of a company. Liquidity rations in ration analysis measure the assets that are available in paying off debts while profitability ratios how the company uses assets and expenses to find an appropriate rate of return. This method of analysis can also evaluate efficiency of company operations. It can also assist a company to determine the validity
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