Attached you will find completed homework which must be graded. This project must go to someone with an intimate knowledge of financial ratios. The data was gathered from the Hershey Co. 10K report 2014. Please review and correct providing documented reasons you have for the corrections. All work must provide specific detail.
Running head: INDIVIDUAL CASE ANALYSIS 1 1 The Hershey Company 2014 Consolidated Balance Sheets
A Summary of Key Financial Ratios
I. Liquidity Ratios
Current Ratios Current assets
Current liabilities Quick ratio Current assets minus inventory
Current liabilities 2,247,047
1,935,647 = 1.16 %
2,247,047 ? 801,036
1,935,647 = 0.75 % II. Leverage Ratios
Debt-to-Total-Assets Ratio Debt-to-Equity Ratio Total debt 4,109,986 Total assets 5,629,516 = 0.73 % Total debt 4,109,986 Total stockholders ?equity
Long-Term Debt to-Equity Long-term debt
Total stockholders ?equity Times-Interest-Earned Ratio Profits before interest and taxes
Total interest charges 1,519,530 = 2.71 %
1,519,530 = 1.02 %
83,532 = 16.64 % Sales
Inventory of finished goods 801,036 = 9.27 % III. Activity Ratios
Fixed Assets Turnover
Total Assets Turnover Sales
Total assets Accounts Receivable Turnover Annual credit sales 7,421,768
2,151,901 = 3.45 %
5,629,516 = 1.32 %
493,882 INDIVIDUAL CASE ANALYSIS 1 2
Accounts receivable 537,426 = 0.92 % III. Activity Ratios Cont.
Average Collection Period Accounts receivable
Total credit sales/365 days 628,240.50
20333.61 = 30.9 day IV. Profitability Ratios
Gross Profit Margin Sales minus cost of goods sold
Sales Operating Profit Margin Earnings before interest and taxes EBIT
Sales Net Profit Margin 7,421,768 = 0.45 % 1,389,575
7,421,768 = 0.19 % Net Income
Sales Return on Total Assets (ROA) 3,336,166 7,421,768 = 0.11 % Net Income
5,629,516 = 0.15 % ?Return on Stockholders?
Equity (ROE)? ?Earnings Per Share (EPS)? Net Income
Total Stockholder? equity Net income
846,912 1,519,530 = 0.56 % INDIVIDUAL CASE ANALYSIS 1 3 Number of shares of common stock outstanding ?Price-Earnings Ratio
Growth Ratios? 299,281,967 = $2.83 Market price per share
Earnings per share $ 113.04
$ 3.91 = 28.91% V. Growth Ratios
Sales- Annual percentage growth in sales = 0.039 %
V. Growth Ratios Cont.
Net Income- Annual percentage growth in profits = 0.032 %
Earnings per share- Annual percentage growth in EPS = .04 % per share
Dividends per share- Annual percentage growth in dividends per share = .13 %
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(Company, 2003) Individual Case Analysis 1
1. Complete Experiential Exercise 4C, Step 1, on textbook page 124. Once you have
found Table 4-4, complete the first 18 ratios and then 2 of your choice from the remaining
growth ratios (this will equal the 20 required in the Assurance of Learning Exercise). It is
required that you show your work. Use the financial documents on pages 29?31.
Complete Case 10: Tiffany & Co., Inc. on text page 446 in the case section, by
answering the 3 questions on text page 454 (last page of the case, under the section
heading "The Future").
Place the results of the experiential exercise and case in a single document and
submit it via the link provided. Include your name, class, section number, and the number of
the exercise(s) on the attachment (e.g.: 1B, Step 3). Be sure that the assignment is in a
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