FIN550 Corporate Investment Analysis and Strategic Objectives


Financial analysis involves examining historical data to gain information about the current and future financial health of a company. Financial analysis can be applied in a wide variety of situations to give business managers the information they need to make critical decisions. The ability to understand financial data is essential for any business manager. For the final project, you will use financial information from the provided 2017 United Parcel Service Annual Report to prepare a financial analysis.
You will include in your analysis the background calculations and managerial analysis for each of the following topics: time value of money, stock and bond valuation, andcapital budgeting. You will also discuss macroeconomic variables that might impact the company’s financial decision making and strategic objectives. These topics will be covered over four milestones to be submitted throughout the course before you submit the final project. Note that while these elements may seem separate and unrelated, together they will present a well-rounded view of the company’s finances with regard to the topics. For this milestone, you will submit a draft of the Time Value of Money section of the final project along with your supporting explanations as detailed below. Prompt: Calculate time value of money figures and use the results to support your explanations of the present and future value of United Parcel Service.
Complete your calculations on the designated tab in the Final Project Excel Workbook. Create a separate Word document for your justifications.
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