Financial Analysis Topics
General Financial Analysis Topics
Break even analysis
Cost benefit analysis
Financial forecasting methods
Incremental cash flow analysis
Sales trend analysis
The cash to cash cycle
The essentials of a financial analysis report
The expected rate of return
The time value of money concept
Trend analysis definition and usage
Types of financial analysis
Using real options for decision making
Value chain analysis
What is financial analysis?
What is opportunity cost?
What is organic growth?
What is run rate?
What is the relevant range?
What is quantitative analysis?
Working capital analysis
Financial Statement Analysis Topics
Financial statement analysis
Average total assets definition and usage
Cash flow from assets
Cost of revenue definition and usage
Current ratio analysis
Earnings before interest and taxes
How to calculate break even sales
How to calculate capital expenditures
How to calculate cash flow
How to calculate net operating income
How to calculate working capital
How to use the quick ratio in financial analysis
Income statement analysis
Instability index of earnings
Invested capital definition and usage
Liquidity ratio analysis
Net income margin
Net operating assets definition and usage
The difference between EBIT and EBITDA
What are the limitations of ratio analysis?
What is adjusted working capital?
What is EBITDA?
What is free cash flow?
What is funds from operations?
What is net profit margin?
What is NOPAT?
What is the difference between gross margin and net margin?
What is the difference between gross margin and operating margin?
What is the difference between profit margin and operating margin?
What is the difference between turnover and profit?
Capital Budgeting Analysis Topics
Advantages of the payback period
Cost of equity formula
Discounted cash flow method
Discounted payback period
How does depreciation affect cash flow?
How to calculate NPV
How to calculate the internal rate of return
The hurdle rate
Net present value
Opportunity cost of capital definition and usage
Present value of perpetuity
R&D funding decisions
Return on investment
The difference between NPV and IRR
The payback period
Weighted average cost of capital
What is the accounting rate of return?
What is the effective rate of return?
What is the incremental internal rate of return?
What is the required rate of return?
What is the residual income approach?
What is the simple rate of return?
What is the time-adjusted rate of return?
Margin Analysis Topics
Contribution margin analysis
How to calculate contribution per unit
How to calculate sales margin
Profit velocity analysis
What are the components of cost volume profit analysis?
What is contribution?
What is gross profit?
What is gross profit analysis?
What is the cost volume formula?
Leverage Analysis Topics
Miscellaneous Financial Analysis Topics
Book value of debt
Eliminate unprofitable products
How to calculate beta
How to calculate labor productivity
How to calculate market share
How to calculate present value
How to calculate real interest rates
How to calculate the market value of a company
How to calculate the market value of equity
Intellectual property valuation
Make or buy analysis
Profit maximization vs. wealth maximization
Target income sales
The difference between business risk and financial risk
The difference between forward P/E and trailing P/E
Track dropped customers
What are illusory profits?
What is book value?
What is equity turnover?
What is pro rata?
What is sales volume?
Yield to maturity