Nalysis of main financial statements of the two companies by applying the techniques

Analysis of main financial statements of the two companies annual reports (the annual reports are uploaded separately) by applying the techniques: horizontal analysis, vertical analysis etc

Prepare the following data:
a. Show percentage change of each of the following items in a table with three columns: Last year ($), Current Year ($), % Change (+/-)
-Sales revenues
-Cost of goods sold
-Gross profit margin
-Operating profit margin
-Net profit margin
-Earnings per share
-Cash
-Accounts receivable
-Inventory
-Total plant assets
-Total long-term liabilities
-Total liabilities
-Total stockholdersa equity

b. Calculate all ratios under liquidity, solvency, profitability (including return on common equity and return on operating assets, and asset utilization). Show comparison of such ratios with those of the companyas major competitor for the current year only.

c. Show percentage change of each ratio between the preceding year and the current in three columns: Last year, Current Year, % Change (+/-)