This course will introduce you to the basic forecasting model. It will show you how to use this model to forecast sales and then use it for maximum sustainable growth. It will examine the effect of debt usage on a company's value and look at the relationship between its value and taxes, risk, and bankruptcy. The course will also clearly show how forecasting can help plan a company's capital structure and then demonstrate how this model can be used to forecast and reconcile the balance sheet as well as the income statement. PLEASE NOTE: Not accepted for Enrolled Agents. All course material provided. Prerequisites: Understanding of financial forecasting. Course level: Intermediate.
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