Ratio Analysis

Ratios used in financial analysis compare companies to or within an industry. We have listed groups of commonly used ratios with links to examples, explanations, and formulas. Continue reading

Overview of Financial Statements

After preparing your adjusted trial balance, the next step in the accounting cycle is to prepare your financial statements. Learn about the balance sheet, income statement, statement of cash flow, and retained earnings statement in this tutorial. Continue reading

Study Sheet of Basic Statistics

Explore basic statistics with this printable Smartacus Study Sheet. Review the types of graphs (line, bar, pie chart), how to read a table, and basic data set values — median, mode, mean, and range. Continue reading

Study Sheet of Asset Management Ratios

With this printable Smartacus Study Sheet, you can learn all about ratios like Days Sales Outstanding (DSO), Fixed Asset Turnover, Total Asset Turnover, and Inventory Turnover. Continue reading

Balance Sheet: Quiz

Study balance sheet terms like assets, depreciation, goodwill, and more with this fun quiz. Continue reading

Balance Sheet

Learn about the structure and contents of a balance sheet by examining one for the fictitious company Bogus Manufacturing, Inc. Continue reading