Financial statements for Harvey Norman Australia

Word Limit: 2000 words
Purpose:
This assessment task will assist students to understand the meaning of financial statements in relation
to good accounting practices and making sound decisions as a manager of a business.
You will be provided with financial statements of a public listed company. You will be required to:
i. Analysis the Company Liquidity, Activity and Profitability position by interpreting the
companyas ratios in the following manner:
i. Firstly, you will be required to provide the meaning of each of the respective ratios
for each category
ii. Secondly, you will be required to calculate the respective ratios for each category
iii. Thirdly, you will be required to interpret the respective ratios for each category.
Your interpretation will include an explanation of your calculation in (II) supported with
sound and strong research to back your answer. Please note: your interpretation
including your research to support your answer will be a brief report in the form of a
paragraph on each ratio explaining your understanding of making sound management
accounting decisions. I would like to have a full DRAFT by 28/8/2012 as I will be going to university and the teacher wants to have look on my DRAFT by than.for refencing please do not use google or any search ingine.You can the statement on Harvey Norman Australia webside