Business Analysis Ii

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Business Analysis Part II Megan Exantus MGT/521 September 28, 2011 Laurie Ryan

Business Analysis Financial statements are made to show a company’s financial position, performance, and changes that will be made throughout the company that may deter any economic decisions. Financial statements should be understandable, relevant, reliable and comparable. Reported assets, liabilities, equity, income and expenses are directly related to an organization's financial position (Baird, 2007). We will now evaluate the financial health of Bank of America and how it looks compared to previous years and make a prediction on coming years. This should demonstrate the financial strength and weakness of the company.
We will also compare Bank of America’s financial statements to JPMorgan & Chase and Wells Fargo to see how each bank compares relatively to the other financially. After review of each of the financial statements, much of which will be gained by looking at the pros and cons of each statement, such as what strategies are used from these statements in moving forward. Not only will we establish a broader range on how these banks really look financially, we will investigate their approaches on a technological level and how they differentiate from another and how they relate. Globalization has taken over a wide range of businesses nationwide, we will take a step closer into seeing how it has affected Bank of America.
Among the comparisons of Bank of America and its fellow competitors, a benchmarking analysis will be conducted in reviewing best practices, operational processes, and products and services. All financial statements contain relevant information that is displayed in structured manner. They typically include four basic financial statements, accompanied by a management…...

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