Almanac of Business Industrial Financial Ratios

Author: Philip Wilson
Publisher: Cch
ISBN: 0808046608
Release Date: 2017-06-12
Genre: Business & Economics

CCH's Almanac of Business and Industrial Financial Ratios is the first step in helping to determine a company's true measure of performance and value. The comprehensive resource puts 50 comparative performance indicators at the practitioner's command and covers all of North America (U.S., Canada, and Mexico) using NAICS data. The Almanac provides financial information that is calculated and derived from the latest available IRS data on nearly 5 million U.S. and international companies. The Almanac gives you accurate performance data for 50 operating and financial factors in 199 industries.

Cornerstones of Managerial Accounting

Author: Maryanne M. Mowen
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305548909
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Equip your students with the managerial accounting knowledge they need to become influential business leaders with the unique integrated learning system in CORNERSTONES OF MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING, 6E. Based on extensive research, the CORNERSTONES approach presents materials the way today's students learn. The step-by-step CORNERSTONES approach helps students establish a strong foundation before moving forward. Students master the basics more quickly so they can transition to analyzing and applying concepts. Rather than focusing on concepts in isolation, the text presents accounting as a system−emphasizing how the end result changes based on how the numbers affect each other. CORNERSTONES OF MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING's well-rounded approach helps students master basic managerial accounting concepts, explore the interrelationships of key variables, make sound decisions based on careful analysis, and apply their skills to business situations. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Quicken 2015 For Dummies

Author: Stephen L. Nelson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118920138
Release Date: 2014-10-06
Genre: Computers

Demonstrates the personal finance program's features, discussing banking and bill-paying online, budgeting basics, retirement planning, investment management, and tax preparation.

Principles of Finance

Author: Scott Besley
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285429649
Release Date: 2014-10-02
Genre: Business & Economics

Give your students a strong foundation in contemporary finance using the latest PRINCIPLES OF FINANCE, 6E by leading finance authors Besley and Brigham. This dynamic survey text addresses today’s most relevant financial concepts as students examine current financial markets and institutions, investments, and managerial finance. An ideal choice for corporate finance topics, this edition is more practical than ever before. Learning Objectives, Chapter Summaries, and in-chapter Self Tests ensure readers fully understanding concepts, while revised coverage further clarifies the presentation of time value of money and other complex concepts. When relevant, this edition now discusses the impact of the 2007-2009 financial market meltdown on finance today and clearly connects topics to students’ personal finance decisions. Students see how concepts influence both immediate and long-term common financial decisions. Students learn to use spreadsheets for financial decisions and financial problem solving. The book’s modular format allows you to present concepts in the order that best suits your course. The book begins by discussing principles of financial systems and business organizations, then addresses valuation concepts and corporate decision making and concludes with investment fundamentals. Count on PRINCIPLES OF FINANCE, 6E to offer the diversity of coverage and practical strengths your students need for success. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Doing Business in Russia Volume I

Author: Anatoly Zhuplev
Publisher: Business Expert Press
ISBN: 9781631571299
Release Date: 2016-12-26
Genre: Business & Economics

Russia is a major economy and important power in the global political-economic landscape. Following the dissolution of the USSR, Russia has become a premier global marketplace despite remaining enigmatic and challenging. The book serves as a concise guide in understanding Russia from an international business perspective. It explores strategic issues, drivers, constraints, costs, and risks of international expansion and includes analytical tools, practical applications, sources of information, and assistance in international business research. These are supplemented by analysis of Russia’s macro-economic profile, drivers, strategic strengths and weaknesses in the comparative context, including its international market attractiveness and opportunities for U.S. companies. The book examines Russia’s main industries, their profiles, trends and business attractiveness, trends, and marketing strategies. The discussion of Russia’s regions covers regional subdivisions and economic profiles with the focus on Moscow, the leading economic region. The book also covers the drivers and trends of the Russian small business sector and entrepreneurial business venturing. Despite the onslaught of capitalism, Russia retains its relationship-driven culture. The book provides insights by evaluating the determinants of Russian culture, its national profile in major global cross-cultural studies, and practical cultural applications in business, negotiations, and communications. The book’s pedagogy includes skill development exercises and cases on doing business in Russia.

NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2016

Author: Martin Eichenbaum
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226490366
Release Date: 2017-05-22
Genre: Business & Economics

The thirty-first edition of the NBER Macroeconomics Annual features theoretical and empirical research on central issues in contemporary macroeconomics. The first two papers are rigorous and data-driven analyses of the European financial crisis. The third paper introduces a new set of facts about economic growth and financial ratios as well as a new macrofinancial database for the study of historical financial booms and busts. The fourth paper studies the historical effects of Federal Reserve efforts to provide guidance about the future path of the funds rate. The fifth paper explores the distinctions between models of price setting and associated nominal frictions using data on price setting behavior. The sixth paper considers the possibility that the economy displays nonlinear dynamics that lead to cycles rather than long-term convergence to a steady state. The volume also includes a short paper on the decline in the rate of global economic growth.

Business Ratios and Formulas

Author: Steven M. Bragg
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118169964
Release Date: 2012-04-03
Genre: Business & Economics

"Business ratios, formulas, and statistics are used by controllers, business managers, and analyst to evaluate company operations and performance. This book presents a comprehensive resource of nearly 250 operational criteria, allowing managers to pick and choose the tools they need to best assess their organization's performance. The measurements contain not only financial matters but also those related to efficiency, effectiveness, capacity, and market share. In addition, measurements related to asset utilization, operating performance, cash flows, liquidity, capital structure, return on investment, and market performance.Each measurement includes a description, an explanation of the calculation, an example, and cautions regarding its use. There is also a description of an electronic spreadsheet to compile a standard set of measurements using Excel as the template.This new edition will include over 20 new measurements"--

The Ultimate Resource 2

Author: Julian Lincoln Simon
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691003815
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Business & Economics

Rev. ed. of: The ultimate resource by Julian L. Simon, published Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, c1981.

A Practical Guide to Corporate Finance

Author: Christophe Thibierge
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9781137492548
Release Date: 2016-04-25
Genre: Business & Economics

This textbook offers an approachable guide to all key concepts within corporate finance. Emphasizing the use of common sense rather than number-crunching models, it provides a compact, easy to read experience for any reader, practitioners and students alike, whatever their background. A Practical Guide to Corporate Finance begins with the basics of how to read financial statements and how to estimate future cash flows. It also includes a guide to subjects such as capital budgeting decisions, the cost of financing for businesses, cash and working capital management, the process of business valuation, and how stock markets work. This textbook breaks the financial ice by offering real, practical advice, helping the reader to avoid common pitfalls, and translate the 'financialese', or business jargon that can cause confusion for those without a financial or banking background. Every chapter features real-life applications, and is punctuated with mini case studies in the form of a 'Slice of Life' and numerous dialogues that help shape the comprehension of the reader.

Federal Income Tax

Author: Martin B. Dickinson
Publisher: CCH
ISBN: 0808018639
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Business & Economics

CCH's Federal Income Tax: Code and Regulations--Selected Sections provides a selection of the Internal Revenue Code and Treasury Regulations pertaining to income tax. This popular volume reflects the collective judgment of seven distinguished tax teachers and provides an effective mix of official materials for individual and business undergraduate and graduate tax courses offered in law and business schools. It provides in one volume, the provisions most commonly addressed in income tax courses The book's highly readable 7-1/2" x 10" oversized page format make it easier to read for both professor and student. The book is an attractive alternative to the full text of the multi-volume Internal Revenue Code and Income Tax Regulations.

Rice Almanac

Author: Jay L. Maclean
Publisher: Int. Rice Res. Inst.
ISBN: 9780851996363
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Presents data concering rice and rice production around the world.