BUS 508 Week 5 Assignment Financial Management
Long time competitors in the soft drink industry, PepsiCo and Coca-Cola continue efforts to gain additional market share. Which do you prefer, Coke or Pepsi? Let’s take a look at these two companies from a financial perspective rather than our drink preference.
To learn more about PepsiCo and Coca-Cola Enterprises, download the PepsiCo 2009 Annual Report at: http://www.pepsico.com/annual09/ and the Coca-Cola 2009 Annual Report at:http://www.cce2009annualreport.com/. Review the annual reports for general information.
1. Read Understanding the Income Statement at:http://www.investopedia.com/articles/04/022504.asp
2. Read Reading the Balance Sheet at:http://www.investopedia.com/articles/04/031004.asp
3. Compute the following financial ratios for both companies and provide as an appendix to the required paper. If you need help understanding the meaning of the ratios or how to they are computed, go to:http://www.investopedia.com/university/ratios/
Liquidity measurement ratio:
Profitability indicator ratios:
Debt ratio:Debt ratio
Operating performance ratio:
Cash flow indicator ratio:
Investment valuation ratio: