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SunOpta Inc. is a food-based company that focuses mostly on plant-based and
beverage products and sells them to retailers internationally. Additionally, this company
produces non-organic and GMO-based food ingredients which it sells all over the world. The
primary purpose of this paper is to carry out an in-depth analysis of the company with the aim
of obtaining information that’ may be useful for decision-making to improve the activities
and competitiveness of the business organization. One of the most crucial components of the
paper is the financial statements analysis. The analysis of financial statements is important in
helping to understand the state of the financial health of the organization. The paper provides
an analysis of the statement of earnings, the statement of financial position (balance sheet)
and the statement of cash flows. By analyzing these aspects of the company’s finances, it
would be possible to have an understanding of the state of the health of the company’s
finances. To have a deeper insight on the financial performance of the company over the
recent years, the paper also provides A horizontal (over time) and vertical (common size)
analysis of the Statement of Earnings and the Statement of Financial Position for the 4 or 5
years by the aid of a spreadsheet. Additionally, this paper uses a wide range of financial ratios
to analyze the state of the financial health of the company. Some of the types of ratios that
this paper analyzes include liquidity ratios, profitability ratios, operating/leverage ratios and
market values. The analysis of the financial ratios makes it possible to have an in-depth and
face value understanding of the state of the company’s ratios. For example, the profitability
ratios analyzed in the paper makes it possible to understand whether or not the company is
maximizing its resources utilization to obtain maximum profits. By their nature, financial
statements are decision-making tools that business organizations rely on when they are
making decisions for the business organization. Apart from the analysis of the financial
analysis, this paper also provides a robust analysis of the strength, weaknesses, threats and

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Running head: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 1 Executive Summary Name Course Tutor Date EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 2 Executive Summary SunOpta Inc. is a food-based company that focuses mostly on plant-based and beverage products and sells them to retailers internationally. Additionally, this company produces non-organic and GMO-based food ingredients which it sells all over the world. The primary purpose of this paper is to carry out an in-depth analysis of the company with the aim of obtaining information that’ may be useful for decision-making to improve the activities and competitiveness of the business organization. One of the most crucial components of the paper is the financial statements analysis. The analysis of financial statements is important in helping to understand the state of the financial health of the organization. The paper provides an analysis of the statement of earnings, the state ...
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