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Cite the free cash flow of example companies.

Please let me know the companies before writing
Overview
Investing in stocks is an option when planning for retirement or other financial management decisions. In this activity, you will research how to evaluate stocks as an investment option.
Instructions
In a 1 page paper, please respond to the following:
Explain the differences in stock trading between two different stock exchanges.
Identify two different stock exchanges in the United States.
Describe the similarities and differences between the two stock exchanges.
Explain how a company’s free cash flow impacts its growth potential. Cite the free cash flow of example companies.
Identify one company on each of the two stock exchanges you researched in 1.
Determine the free cash flow from 2019 and 2020 for each company.
What inferences can you draw from the companies’ free cash flow?
Apply financial ratios to evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of stocks as investments.
Using the 2019 and 2020 financial statements for both stocks, prepare two financial ratios for each of the following categories: liquidity ratios, asset management ratios, and profitability ratios. You should have a total of six ratios for each stock, per year.
What challenges, strengths, or weaknesses do you see when you examine these ratios? 

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The ratios same fiscal qtr1 year ago worksheet from the project two financial formulas workbook

Overview
To prepare for your report in Project Two, you must calculate the financial ratios needed to determine your chosen business’s current financial health. Once you’ve calculated these ratios, you will use the results to analyze the business’s current financial position. This will help you make decisions about how to improve or maintain their financial health. Pay close attention to working capital management. If liquidity is an issue, think about how the company will meet its short-term obligations.
Directions
For the company you chose in the Module Two journal assignment, open the following documents:
The balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow statement from the most recent fiscal quarter (from Mergent Online)
The Ratios Most Recent Fiscal Qtr worksheet in the Project Two Financial Formulas workbook.
For example, if the most recent fiscal quarter available is the third quarter in 2022, you’ll compare those results to the same financial calculations from the third quarter in 2021.
Use the documents to calculate key financial ratios.
Then open the following documents:
The balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow statement from the same fiscal quarter one year ago
The Ratios Same Fiscal Qtr 1 Year Ago worksheet
Use the documents to calculate the same financial ratios. Finally, compare those ratios and analyze your results.
Specifically, you must address the following rubric criteria:
Financial Calculations. Calculate accurate financial formulas to assess the business’s current financial health. Specifically, calculate the following formulas using the Ratios Most Recent Fiscal Qtr and the Ratios Same Fiscal Qtr 1 Year Ago worksheets in the Project Two Financial Formulas workbook:
Working capital
Current ratio
Debt ratio
Earnings per share
Price/earnings ratio
Total asset turnover ratio
Financial leverage
Net profit margin
Return on assets
Return on equity
Fiscal Quarter Comparison. Summarize the differences between the following:
The results from your financial calculations of the most recent fiscal quarter
The results of the same financial calculations of the same fiscal quarter from one year ago
For example, if the most recent fiscal quarter available is the third quarter in 2022, you’ll compare those results to the same financial calculations from the third quarter in 2021.
Comparison Analysis. Explain what your calculations and comparison show about the business’s current financial health. Give examples to support your explanation for the following questions:
Do the results show the business is financially healthy or unhealthy? Which results indicate this?
What might be the causes of the business’s financial success or failure?
Is more information needed to determine the business’s financial health? If so, which pieces of information might still be needed?
Short-Term Financing. Explain how potential short-term financing sources could help the business raise funds needed to improve its financial health. Base your response on the business’s current financial information.
What to Submit
Your submission should be a 2- to 3 page Word document with 12-point Times New Roman font, double spacing, and one-inch margins. You must also submit the following:
The Ratios Most Recent Fiscal Qtr worksheet from the Project Two Financial Formulas workbook
The Ratios Same Fiscal Qtr1 Year Ago worksheet from the Project Two Financial Formulas workbook
The Excel files for your downloaded balance sheet, income statements, and chttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QWjBUz4mGQQ&feature=youtu.beash
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Include an apa-formatted reference with a url to the income statement used for your analysis.

Using information from the required readings and other resources for Unit 3 as a guide, analyze the income statement of publicly traded organization AMAZON.
Access a current income statement for AMAZON
Write a 5 to 7-page paper (excluding the title page and references):
Analyze the financial performance of AMAZON based on its income statement information.
Identify best practices leaders can use when evaluating income statement information.
Use APA format, including a properly formatted title page, double spacing, citations, and references to support your analysis.
Consider the grading rubric for this assignment when preparing your paper.
Use the APA resources provided in class for guidance on how to format financial information, such as numbers, currency, decimals, ratios, etc.
Use the Excel chart resources provided in class for guidance on how to create charts. FYI, charts are optional.
Include an APA-formatted reference with a URL to the income statement used for your analysis. For example:
Nasdaq. (2017, May 26). MRK company financials – Income statement. http://www.nasdaq.com/symbol/mrk/financials?query=income-statement

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Submit a publish of the inventory management and benchmarking sections of the final project (sections ii and iii, respectively), including all critical elements as listed in the final project guidelines and rubric document.

Instructions
Submit a publish of the inventory management and benchmarking sections of the final project (Sections II and III, respectively), including all critical elements as listed in the Final Project Guidelines and Rubric document. Refer to the Hampshire Company Case Study Word document, as this will provide you with details on how to complete this milestone. All calculations for your quantitative analysis should be completed in the Hampshire Company Spreadsheet. You will provide a rough publish of the written portion of your qualitative analysis in a Word document.
For additional details, please refer to the Milestone Two Guidelines and Rubric PDF document and the Final Project Guidelines and Rubric PDF document.

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They follow a logical flow for financial reporting.

Instructions
Your final course project consists of seven critical elements. They follow a logical flow for financial reporting. However, due to the sequencing of content for the modules, the critical elements will be prepared out of order.
For Milestone Two, complete Critical Element II: Analysis of Financial Statements.
For additional details, please refer to the Milestone Two Guidelines and Rubric PDF document and the Final Project Guidelines and Rubric PDF document.

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Compute the following ratios based on the most current financial statement 2021 if available and show your computations.

1. Compute the following ratios based on the most current financial statement 2021 if available and show your computations. Explain what each one means and give an opinion on each one.
Gross margin
Operation margin
Net Profit margin
Current ratio
Quick ratio
Accounts receivable days
Accounts payable days
Debt equity ratio (book and market)
Debt to Capital ratio
Price earnings ratio
Asset turnover
Return on equity
2. Explain the financial statement and ratio analysis. How is the company doing overall?
References needed-at least 2

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In this assignment, you will clearly see the connection between cash flow and the actual operation of a business.

Analyze cash flow measures for insight into all business activities.
In this assignment, you will clearly see the connection between cash flow and the actual operation of a business. You will better understand the impact of cash management and develop the skills to understand its importance.
Locate the Lands’ End Case 7-1 on page 455 of your text. Be sure to submit thoughtful and substantial answers to the questions following each case.

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Based on a synthesis of everything you reviewed about the city’s financial position in the previous year, what changes would you recommend for the upcoming budget?

Use the Annual Comprehensive Financial Report uploaded for Walden Heights to write a 1 page paper about the following:
Write a paper in which you include the following:
• Introduction (1–2 paragraphs)
Introduce the city of Walden Heights, including its major industries/sectors and two interesting facts about its financial condition.
• Statement of Net Position Assessment (1–2 paragraphs)
Based on your assessment of the Statement of Net Position, how would you describe the city’s solvency? Include the results of your computations.
• Statement of Activities Assessment (1 paragraph)
Based on your assessment of the Statement of Activities, create a pie chart that shows each of the functions/programs as a percentage of the total government spending. (Note: Use the information in the Primary Government section only [through the “Total Primary Government” line item]). Include the pie chart you created. What conclusions can you draw about the city’s priorities?
• Conclusion (1–2 paragraphs)
Based on a synthesis of everything you reviewed about the city’s financial position in the previous year, what changes would you recommend for the upcoming budget?
Please write in APA 7 format with in-text citations and a reference page.

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What percentage of total assets is campbell soup’s investment in plant assets?

Assignment: Campbell Soup
In this assignment, you will explore the asset structure of Campbell Soup and how it measures their use effectively. This will prepare you to view any company with the same scrutiny.
Locate the Campbell Soup Case 4-4 on page 272 of your text. Be sure to submit thoughtful and substantial answers to the questions following each case.
CASE 4–4
Analysis of Investing Activities
Campbell Soup
Refer to the annual report of Campbell Soup Company in Appendix A.
a. Compute Campbell Soup’s working capital at the end of Year 11.
b. Campbell Soup reports net receivables totaling over $527 million. To whom has it extended credit and how much bad debt reserve is provided against these receivables? What percentage of total receivables is considered uncollectible?
c. What cost flow assumption does Campbell Soup use for inventories? What is its inventory write-down policy?
d. The inventory turnover ratio (cost of goods sold/average inventory) is a measure of inventory management efficiency and effectiveness. Compute the inventory turnover ratio for Campbell Soup and comment on ways that it might improve the ratio.
e. How much is the LIFO reserve for Campbell Soup? What are the total tax benefits realized by Campbell Soup as of the end of fiscal Year 11 because it chose the LIFO inventory cost flow assumption (assume a 35% tax rate)?
f. What would Campbell Soup’s pretax income have been in Year 11 if it had chosen FIFO?
g. What percentage of total assets is Campbell Soup’s investment in plant assets? What depreciation method does it use for fixed assets? What percentage of historical cost is the accumulated depreciation amount associated with these assets? What can the percentage depreciated calculation reveal to an analyst about fixed assets?
h. Campbell Soup reports intangible assets totaling about $436 million at the end of Year 11. What major transaction(s) gave rise to this amount?
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(d) Inventory turnover, 5.37
(f) $672.4 mil.

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There are numerous examples of companies suffering huge losses to their usage of derivative.

Please follow the instructions listed for the assignment:
Please submit a word document containing a paragraph clearly describing your paper topic, the company, government, or other entities involved, the derivative(s) instrument(s), and the parties (management, traders, investors) participating in the derivative transaction. Include the amount of loss that such transaction has created, and the consequences to the company.
Provide me with a topic that is regarding a specific company that suffered significant losses due to their usage of specific derivatives in a specific year.

There are numerous examples of companies suffering huge losses to their usage of derivative. Below is a wiki link of trading losses; a large number of these were due to derivative usage.
As a suggestion you can select a topic from referenced in the below link. There are many examples referenced that involve significant losses due to the usage of derivatives.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_trading_losses
Please submit a clear, concise paragraph with all the details

I want choose #47 Knight Capital Group