For this Interactive Assignment, you are going to look at the financial statements for the company you selected and, using the previous quarterâ€™s financial data, interpret the data and propose a budget for the next Quarter based on your current and previous analysis of company performance. Complete the budget template using this Operating Budget Template:
- List your current sales, discounts and allowances, net sales, margins, operating costs, and earning before and after taxes.
- Choose a minimum of two financial ratios (below) and include in your analysis.
- Prepare the next quarterâ€™s budget based on your interpretation of past data.
Include at least two of the following types of relevant financial ratios in your analysis. Review the online article Analyze Investments Quickly With Ratios https://www.investopedia.com/articles/stocks/06/ra….(Elmerraji, 2017) to help with this portion of the budget:
- Profitability Ratio
- Liquidity Ratio
- Solvency Ratio
- Valuation Ratio
- Leverage Ratio