Your white paper will be driven by a rigorous ratio analysis, and aggressively supplemented with your written analysis, interpretation, and evaluation of the data. Your research should be strategically driven by two probing questions:
● Would you invest your financial capital in the selected firm as a shareholder?
● Would you invest your human and intellectual capital in the firm as an employee?
The final paper should contain your entire work. You must submit sections 1–9 in Week 5. Completed in
Unit 1: Sections 1–6, the financial statements, can be submitted as a separate file in pdf. format, or included in the Word® file. Completed in
Unit 3: Sections 7–8, the ratio calculations can be submitted as a separate Excel® file or included in the Word® file. Completed in
Unit 5: Section 9 should be a minimum of 800–1000 words, not counting titles, abstract and references. In this unit all files for the financial analysis report from
Units 1, 3, and 5 should be submitted. Sections of the white paper: