Financial Statement Analysis for E&BE

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBB081A05
Vaknaam Financial Statement Analysis for E&BE
Niveau(s) bachelor, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II b
ECTS 5
Rooster rooster

Uitgebreide vaknaam Financial Statement Analysis for E&BE
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. Describe and explain the role of accounting information for capital market intermediaries in the economy.
2. Describe and explain four key components of financial statement analysis: business strategy, accounting, financial and prospective analysis.
3. Describe and explain fundamental valuation concepts.
4. Apply the business analysis and valuation framework in the context of security and credit analysis.
5. Present orally his or her opinion about simple business analysis and valuation cases group wise.
6. Writing his or her opinion about a complex business and valuation case group wise.
Omschrijving Financial statements represent the basis for a wide range of business analysis techniques.
Managers use them to monitor their firms' performance relative to competitors, to inform external investors, to help in determining new financial policies, and to calibrate their investment strategy by evaluating potential new acquisitions.
Security analysts use them to rate and value companies on which they issue recommendations.
Bankers use them to determine loans’ terms and potential lending extensions.
Investment bankers use them as a basis for valuing and analyzing prospective M&As.
Consultants use them in performing competitive analyses between their clients and peer companies.
Overall, this course provides a framework for using financial statement data in a wide variety of business analysis and valuation contexts.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm hoor- en werkcolleges
(6x 4 uur college + 2 uur gastcollege = totaal 26 uur)
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), presentatie(s), schriftelijk tentamen met open vragen
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator dr. Y. Karaibrahimoglu
Docent(en) dr. Y. Karaibrahimoglu , V.A. Porumb
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Business Analysis and Valuation, IFRS edition, Cengage Learning, 4th Edition, 2016 Palepu G., P.M. Healy and E. Peek 9781473722651 ca. €  75,00
Entreevoorwaarden For E&BE students: the course builds upon the topics discussed in the courses Financial Accounting for E&BE and Asset Pricing and Capital Budgeting, and you have to be familiar with those topics.
For BDK-profile accountancy students: the course builds upon the topics discussed in the courses Financial Accounting BDK and Financial Management BDK, and you have to be familiar with those topics.
Opmerkingen Secretary: Jessica Bakker, i.j.bakker@rug.nl, phone: +31 (0)50 3633535
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Economics and Business Economics/E&BE  (keuzevakken E&BE-IE&B) 3 semester II b keuze
BSc Economics and Business Economics/E&BE  ( Business Economics) 3 semester II b keuzegroep
BSc Economics and Business Economics/E&BE  (keuzevakken E&BE-Economics) 3 semester II b keuze
Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc) without limited access) 3 semester II b keuze