ACCT523 Stanford Logitech International company Financial Statement Analysis

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I have this case Financial Statement Analysis  Logitech International company.  I did the question 1 but you have still re-checked . Especially that highlighted with yellow color 

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check the file . there are 10 question you have to do all of it. 

this is the link for 10-k : https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1032975/00...

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31-Mar 2018 2018 2017 2017 Assets Current Assets: Cash and cash equivalents 641,947 37% 547,533 37% Accounts Receivable 214,885 12% 185,179 12% Inventories 259,906 15% Other current assets 56,362 Short-term investments Total current assets Property, plant, & equipment Goodwill Other intangible assets Other assets Total assets Liabilities and Shareholders' equity 253,401 3% 41,732 17% 3% 1,173,100 67% 1,027,845 69% 86,304 5% 85,408 6% 275,451 16% 249,741 17% 87,547 5% 47,564 3% 120,755 7% 88,119 6% 1,498,677 100% 1,743,157 100% Current Liabilities: Accounts payable 293,988 17% 274,805 18% Accrued liabilities 281,732 16% 232,273 16% Total current liabilities 575,720 33% 507,078 34% 692,600 40% 642,566 42% Other Liabilities Total liabilities Commitments and contingencies Shareholders' equity: 30,148 2% 30,148 2% 47,234 3% 26,596 2% 2018 and 2017, respectively (165,686) (9.5%) (174,037) ( 12% ) Retained Earnings 1,232,316 71% 1,074,110 72% (93,455) ( 5% ) Share, par value CHF 0.25 -173,106 issued and authorized and 50,000,000 conditionally authorized at March 31, 2018 and 2017 Additonial paid-in capital Shares in treasury, at cost—8,527 and 10,727 shares at March 31, Accumulated other comprehensive loss (100,706) ( 7% ) Total shareholders' equity 1,050,557 60% 856,111 57% 1,743,157 100% 1,498,677 100% Total liabilities and shareholders' equity 2. Evaluate the asset, debt, and equity structure of Logitech, and explain trends and changes found on the common-size balance sheet. - Decrease in inventories by 2% of total Assets. From 17% to 15%. - Current assets decreased by 2% of Asests. This may be concerning because Current Assets are what we can convert into cash quickly - Department of Accounting & Finance Accounting 523-Financial Statement Analysis 1. Using the consolidated balance sheet for Logitech International SA for March 31, 2018 and 2017, prepare a common size balance sheet and income statement (1 point). 2. Evaluate the asset, debt and equity structure of Logitech, and explain trends and changes found on the common size statements (1 point). 3. Analyze accounts receivable and allowance for doubtful accounts (1 point). 4. What inventory method is used to value inventories? Does this method reflect current costs at year end? (1 point). 5. Based on the inventory valuation method used, would you expect Logitech to have tax savings or pay more in taxes? Explain your answer (1 point). 6. Discuss the commitments and contingencies of Logitech and the significance of the items. 7. Is there a change in retain earnings from 2017 to 2018? If yes, explain why (1 point). 8. Discuss any positive information learned from the 10-K (1 point). 9. What concerns would investors and creditors have based only on your analysis (1 point). 10. What additional financial and non-financial information would investors and creditors need to make good investing and lending decisions for Logitech? (1 point). ...
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