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Accounting Question - Combining Vertical Analysis with Horizontal Analysis of financial statements?

Firstly I understand the concept of vertical analysis (representing line items as percentage of either total asset or revenue), and horizontal analysis (calculating the year-on-year changes or %...
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Is there any resource that provides a list of the most used/common components of the different statements (e.g. balance sheet) of an annual report? [closed]

I am looking for a resource that provides a list of a "perfect": statement of financial position (balance sheet) statement of earnings statement of cash flow containing components (e.g. for the ...
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How to calculate revenue generated that is not explicitly mentioned in income statement

There is an income statement that shows the income and expenses like this 1 Revenue(3+16) 2 Product Sales and Service 3 Total Operating Income(2) 4 Generation Expense 5 Distribution Expense ...
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How can i find the income statement for the companies a company owns

For example, Facebook owns Oculus. How can I see how much money Oculus is making?
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Profit margin and gross profit percentage: missing info in income statement?

I would like to calculate the profit margin and gross profit percentage for BHP in 2017. To do that, I need to figure out: 1) Gross profit Which one is it? The revenue is 38,285, and I am supposed ...
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Why does BHP have zero cost of revenue in their statements?

If you look at BHP's income statement, you see that it has Cost of revenue - Why does it have zero as cost of revenue? Forescue, their competitors, tell a different story. What am I missing?
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Bank - bad loan provision & bad debt written off [closed]

I am doing financial health analysis for banks. The health checks involved are: Bad Loan provisions > actual Bad Debts written off ? I check across financial statements, there are 3 related fields: ...
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How to find a public company's balance sheet and income statement?

In the U.S., if a company's stock is publicly traded, it is legally required to file public financial disclosures to Securities and Exchange Commission. How can I find the balance sheet and income ...
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Financial statement analysis when interest received exceeds interest expense

I am conducting financial statement analysis on Apple and I noticed that the company has interest received that exceeds interest expense. In Apple's 2016 10-K form page 27 shows "Other Income/(Expense)...
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How to include loan repayments in income statement?

I realize I'm kind of lumping an income statement and statement of cash flows together, but this is still the easier way of doing things for my particular use case. I'm trying to do an income ...
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Few questions related to Balance sheet and Income Statement? [closed]

1.) Lets say I have Assets = 100 Liabilities = 50 Share holders equity = 50. Assets = Liabilities + Shareholders equity satisfies. Now at the end of the year say I have net Income of 20. My ...
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How does writing off a bad debt affect the balance sheet?

I was reading an article about financial statements, and I came across the term "Bad Debt" which falls under the category of unusual expenses on an income statement. Some companies just write off a ...
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Can net income attributed to shareholders exceed firmwide net income?

I was looking at a publicly-traded company's annual report and I noticed that there was an instance where the income attributed to their common shareholders exceeded their actual firmwide net income ...
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How to calculate interest payments without EBIT

is there a way to calculate interest payments without EBIT. For example if I am searching for Apple Inc. in google finance I don't have Interest Payments in the income statement, there is no EBIT ...
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Lending money to someone: how to book?

I'm trying my hand at double-entry bookkeeping for my personal finances. While I get the gist, I have trouble with the details. Please bear with me if I use the wrong terminology. I have lent some ...
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Does revenue equal gross profit for info product business?

For a small online business that has no employees or inventory and only sales info products, does revenue equal gross profits since there is no cost to make the info product?
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Why is financial data of some public companies not available on Yahoo Finance?

On Yahoo! Finance, why isn't the financial data of some companies available? e.g: this Canadian company. Because if this is a public company, the data must be made public.
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Why were numbers on these income statements recorded differently from year to year?

Below are two different income statements for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd. I am wondering how can their net income and other line items be recorded so differently across two consecutive financial ...
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How to reconcile performance with dividends?

I have a Vanguard fund that returned -1.34% for the year, yet I earned dividends on the same investment of $106 for the same year. How do I reconcile negative performance with positive dividends? Is ...
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How do I interpret these income tax numbers for Chinese public company Dangdang Inc. (DANG)?

I'd like some help with understanding the financial statements of E Commerce China Dangdang Inc (ADR). You can see the Income Statement/Balance Sheet/Cash Flow statements on Google Finance. If you ...
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Understanding company income statements: What is a good profit margin that would make it worthwhile to invest?

I have been learning about how to read and understand a stock company's income statement and using those variables to determine the worth of the stock. My question is, what is a good profit margin for ...
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What's the Bermudian equivalent of USA's W-2 form or Canada's T4?

What can be used as a proof of income, for someone who was born, lives and works in Bermuda? I'm looking for the most official, widely-accepted, and least-manipulatable document.