Financial Analysis Tools And Techniques A Guide For Managers by Erich Helfert

By Erich Helfert

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"Bona fide treasury for executives, managers, marketers. Have lengthy used this nice paintings in company & college courses. Uniquely makes the arcane clear."­­Allen B. Barnes, Provost, IBM complicated company Institute

"A candidate for each consultant-to-management's bookshelf. Its attractiveness lies within the dynamic version of the company process and its administration selection framework."­­Stanley Press CMC, e-book evaluation in C2M Consulting to administration Journal

"Goes some distance to take away the secret from company finance. method permits managers from all parts to appreciate how their judgements influence shareholder value."­­Stephen E. Frank, Chairman and leader govt Officer, Southern California Edison

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"Helfert's very good overviews and simplified versions successfully broadened our managers' figuring out in their economic accountability to HP and our shareholders."­­Robert P. Wayman, government vice chairman, leader monetary Officer, Hewlett-Packard Company

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Concepts and instruments for making sound enterprise decisions

Financial research instruments and Techniques, a business-focused revision of Erich Helfert's perennial university bestseller Techniques of monetary Analysis, is a short, effortless learn for nonfinancial managers and a very good refresher and reference for finance execs. This useful, hands-on consultant offers a brand new introductory bankruptcy that provides context to cutting-edge valuation turmoil and is helping pros comprehend the industrial drivers of a company and the significance of money flow.

The book's overriding subject is that any company will be seen as a dynamic, built-in procedure of money flows­­one that may be activated and controlled by means of funding judgements. themes, mentioned in transparent, entire, and easy-to-understand aspect, include:

  • Increasing shareholder price via value-based administration (VBM)
  • Interpreting professional forma monetary statements

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