Analyzing Assets Radios
Company : Amazon
The purpose of this assignment is to analyze asset ratios to make recommendations for generating revenue and increasing company profitability through asset utilization.
Assume that the chief financial officer (CFO) has asked you to analyze the use of company assets and make recommendations for revenue generation and increasing profitability. The CFO has requested you summarize your findings in a 250-500 word memo addressed to the CFO, but one that could be shared with other stakeholders.
In the Form 10-K for the company you selected in the Topic 1 assignment, review and study the assets as reported for the past 3 years. Using the correct formulas and a separate tab for each analysis, calculate the following ratios using Excel.
Using the results of your ratio calculations, provide recommendations about how to improve one of these assets: receivables, inventory, or property, plant, and equipment for the company, as a means of generating revenue and increasing profitability. Include discussion and explanation of the following within the memo.
Submit the Excel file that contains your ratios and the Word file memo to your instructor.
APA style is required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and documentation of sources should be presented using APA formatting guidelines
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful