Financial Accounting - Financial Statement Analysis Project
Instructions: For this project, you will use the provided financial statements for Ford Motor Company and GM Motors. Take 2019 information given and perform the required financial ratios listed below. Compare the ratios of 2019 to each of the two auto companies. In comparing the ratios you will need to discuss which company has a better ratio, justify your rationale, and explain your findings in detail in your analysis. Write at least one paragraph discussing your results for each ratio.
1) What is the ratio used for, what is its’ purpose?
2) Write out formula
3) Fill out formula using the two years financial statement information for both companies
4) Your interpretation of ratio in at least one paragraph
Part 2: For each of the four categories of ratios, identify what the four categories are, and in your own words, explain the following
1) Who are the main stakeholders?
2) What are they assessing?
3) Why are they assessing it?
This project may need more than 5 pages