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Financial Analysis Overview

Ever wondered what the numbers on a company’s report card really mean? Financial Analysis teaches you to crack the code and become a financial whiz! Imagine knowing if a company is healthy or not, just by looking at its numbers. This course equips you to make smart decisions about businesses, whether you’re an investor, an entrepreneur, or simply curious.

Through interactive lessons, you’ll explore the exciting world of financial analysis. Learn how to judge a company’s ability to make money, a key sign of its health. We’ll delve into “return ratios,” which reveal how well a company uses its resources to generate profits. You’ll also discover how to assess if a company has enough cash on hand to pay its bills.

The course even teaches you how to spot potential trickery in financial statements, so you don’t get fooled! By the end, you’ll be a financial analysis pro! You’ll be able to understand company reports with ease, make informed investment choices, and gain a valuable edge in the business world.

Learning Outcomes

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of key methods used to analyze a company’s financial health.
  • Learn to assess a company’s ability to generate profits and its overall financial well-being.
  • Discover how return ratios provide insights into a company’s efficiency and profitability.
  • Develop the ability to assess a company’s capacity to meet its short-term financial obligations.
  • Learn to detect red flags that may indicate manipulation of financial statements.

Why You Should Choose Financial Analysis

  • Lifetime access to the course
  • No hidden fees or exam charges
  • CPD Accredited certification on successful completion
  • Full Tutor support on weekdays (Monday – Friday)
  • Efficient exam system, assessment and instant results
  • Download Printable PDF certificate immediately after completion
  • Obtain the original print copy of your certificate, dispatch the next working day for as little as £9.
  • Improve your chance of gaining professional skills and better earning potential.

Who is this Course for?

Financial Analysis is CPD certified and IAO accredited. This makes it perfect for anyone trying to learn potential professional skills.

As there is no experience and qualification required for this course, it is available for all students from any academic backgrounds.


Our Financial Analysis is fully compatible with any kind of device. Whether you are using Windows computer, Mac, smartphones or tablets, you will get the same experience while learning. Besides that, you will be able to access the course with any kind of internet connection from anywhere at any time without any kind of limitation.

Career Path

You will be ready to enter the relevant job market after completing this course. You will be able to gain necessary knowledge and skills required to succeed in this sector. All our Diplomas’ are CPD and IAO accredited so you will be able to stand out in the crowd by adding our qualifications to your CV and Resume.

Course Curriculum

Financial Analysis
Section-1. Introduction
Financial Statement Analysis Objectives 00:02:00
Financial Analysis Methods In Brief 00:10:00
Ratio Analysis 00:05:00
Section-2. Profitability
Gross Profit Operating Margin Ratios 00:10:00
Net Profit Expense Control Ratios 00:05:00
ClassRoom Discussion For Some Other Expenses 00:07:00
Use of Profitability Ratio to Understand Competitive advantage and Business Models 00:08:00
Section-3. Return Ratio
Return On Assets And Fixed Assets 00:11:00
Return On Capital Employed 00:08:00
Case Study Analysis Of Three Telecom Companies 00:15:00
Cautions For Using Return Ratios On Face Value 00:04:00
Ratios Which Help To Understand How Efficiently Assets Are Used 00:17:00
How we measure utlisation of assets not recorded in Balance Sheet 00:09:00
Section-4. Liqudity Ratio
Liquidity Ratio to understand Risk inherent in companies 00:05:00
Long Term Liquidity Ratios 00:06:00
Section-5.Operational Analysis
Financial Analysis Measure Meant To Understand Efficiency In Other Operations 00:04:00
Summarise – Ratios Use For Operational Analysis 00:03:00
Dupont Analysis To Understand Opportunities In Optimising Return On Equity 00:04:00
Section-6. Detecting Manipulation
Detecting Manipulation In Accounts – Fake Sales 00:11:00
Detecting Manipulation – Wrong Depreciation And Others 00:06:00
Pricing Decisions 00:07:00
How To Make Capex Decisions 00:05:00
Assignment – Financial Analysis 00:00:00


This course is for anyone who's interested in this topic and wants to learn more about it. This course will also help you gain potential professional skills.

No prior qualifications are needed to take this course.

You can study this course from wherever and whenever you want. You can study at your own pace and from any device. Just log in to your account from any device and start learning!

Yes, there is a test at the end of the course. Once you’ve completed all the modules of the course, you will have to give a multiple-choice test. The questions will be based on the topics of the modules you studied. And of course, you can take the test at any time, from any device and from anywhere you want.

Don’t worry if you fail the test, you can retake it as many times as you want.

You don’t have to wait a minute after your payment has been received, you can begin immediately. You will create your login details during the checkout process and we will also send you an email confirming your login details.

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After you complete the course, you’ll immediately receive a free printable PDF certificate. Hard Copy certificate is also available, and you can get one for just £9! You may have to wait for 3 to 9 days to get the hard copy certificate.

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