FINANCIAL STATEMENT ANALYSIS
ACC6400 (Formally ACC7575)
Advanced Financial Statement Analysis
The objective of this course is to sharpen the skills you will need to analyze and interpret financial statements effectively. Some of the topics we will cover in the course are earnings quality, off-balance sheet financing, inter-corporate investments and consolidations, equity carve-outs, employee stock options, derivatives, foreign currency translation, leases, pensions, and deferred taxes. We also will delve more deeply into the topics of earnings management and ratio analysis and discuss techniques commonly utilized in the valuation of common stock.
This course is typically offered in the following semesters: Summer II
Prereq: Admission to the MSA Program and ACC7040 or equivalent (Advanced Accounting)
Department:Accounting and Law