Assess the role of ethics and compliance in your organization’s
Describe procedures your organization has in place to ensure
Identify processes the organization uses to comply with SEC
Evaluate your organization’s financial performance during the
past 2 years, using financial ratios. Calculate the ratios for each
Return on equity
Discuss the trend for each ratio and what it tells you about
the organization’s financial health.
Format your paper consistent with APA
Week Three: Working Capital Management and Capital
3.1 Evaluate effective working capital
3.2 Evaluate alternative capital
3.3 Analyze risks associated with capital
3.4 Identify the decision-making factors
in lease versus buy.
Read Ch. 9, 18–20, & 24 of Financial
management: Principles and applications .
Read this week’s Electronic Reserve
Participate in class discussion.
Respond to weekly discussion questions.
Assignments From the Readings
Resource: Financial management: Principles
Prepare responses to the following questions
from Financial management: Principles and applications
4-6A (Ch. 4)
5-1A, 5-4A, 5-5A, 5-6A (Ch. 5)
Strategic Initiative Paper
Resource: Ethics and Compliance Paper
Prepare a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which
you describe the relationship between strategic and financial
A strategic planning initiative for your organization and
identify an initiative discussed in the organization’s annual
How the initiative affects the organization’s financial
How will the initiative affect costs?
How will the initiative affect sales?