Resource: Financial Statements for the company assigned by your instructor in Week 2.
For American Express company â€“ 2013, 2012 & 2011
(It includes, Ratios ( current ratio, quick ratio, gross margin, profit margin, debt ratio, long term debt to equity ratio, int. coverage ratio, ROA, ROE), fromula, celaculations, Industry average & comments) using the spreadsheet.
Review the assigned companyâ€™s financial statements from the past three years.
Calculate the financial ratios for the assigned companyâ€™s financial statements, and then interpret those results against company historical data as well as industry benchmarks:
- Compare the financial ratios with each of the preceding three (3) years (e.g. 2014 with 2013; 2013 with 2012; and 2012 with 2011).
- Compare the calculated financial ratios against the industry benchmarks for the industry of your assigned company.
Write a 500 to 750 word summary of your analysis.
Show financial calculations where appropriate.
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