Financial Statement Analysis And Decision Making Activity

Assignment Steps 

Resources: U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

Tutorial help on Excel® can be found on the Microsoft® Office website. There are also additional tutorials via the web offering support for Office products.

Select two competing companies, Dr. Pepper and Coca-Cola both must be American and publicly traded and locate annual reports for these two companies on the company’s website. DO NOT use summary sites-go directly to your company site.

Research the two companies and download the Income Statement, Statement of Shareholders’ Equity, Balance Sheet, and Statement of Cash Flows.

Develop a maximum 200-word examination of the financial statements and include the following:


Compute for the two most recent years the:

o Profit margin

o Asset turnover

o Return on assets

o How would you evaluate each company’s profitability?

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