ACCT205 Final Financial Statement Analysis.docx

There are a couple of revelations to the balance

Info icon This preview shows pages 4–6. Sign up to view the full content.

revenue at high rates. There are a couple of revelations to the balance sheet, such at the assets, liabilities and the overall equity of a business during a certain time. Some which are the increases in revenue and the creations of other entities such as Dell Software Group, which had a revenue of $334 million, year over year, income operation brought in $28 million (8.4% of Dell revenue alone), then there’s Client Solutions they actually decreased 3% to $8.6 billion yearly. The strength in that are the improved cost of attached software for notebooks, sale of notebooks, the services offered and the peripherals. The flip side of that, the company does have some issues that could impact the increase or decrease in net sales, total sales, and revenue. “A balance sheet reveals the assets, liabilities, and equity of a business at a particular time.” Wainwright, (Ed.). (2012). “Much prior research suggests that the format in which information is communicated affects the extent to which the information affects users’ judgments.” Nelson, & Tayler, (2007). Most companies take risks; however, Dell has taken some risks and maintained the cash flow balance, and some risks that decreased it. Some of the risks that Dell has taken a portion of focus from selling computers although Dell still sells them and also has new features coming out soon, the focus is also moving towards the gaming sector. Conclusion
Image of page 4

Info icon This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

5 Analysis If an investor is looking to invest in this Dell, it would be advantageous for them financially. Analyzing the financial statement shows future predictions “All firms’ financial statement data in the predicting fiscal year is used as the test data for prediction.” Ken Ishibashi, Takuya Iwasaki, Shota Otomasa, Katsutoshi Yada, (2016). A good example would be, in 2017, Dell merged with EMC and sales went up after the first year. “The company demonstrated surging demand for servers, networking equipment and computers and signed on 10,000 new business customers in the past year.” DataCenter Knowledge. (2016).
Image of page 5
Image of page 6
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern