Financial Statement Analysis Using Ratios (2023): Self-Study


Self-Study. 2 hours of CPE (Technical)



Program Content

If you were handed a set of financial statements, would you be able to quickly evaluate the company’s performance? In this engaging session, you will learn about and use the most essential financial ratios to review a series of real-world company financial statements and assess their strengths and weaknesses.

The course is delivered through an 85 minute video narrated by Boz, using many real and current examples, with a 10 question exam at the end to earn CPE credit.

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify which ratios are preferred by various users of financial statements
  2. Determine how ratios can explain a company’s financial performance
  3. Identify which ratios are used by companies in their earnings releases
  4. Identify 8 key ratios used in analyzing financial statements
  5. Calculate 8 key ratios and understand how expected results differ by industry
  6. Identify pitfalls in using ratios without considering qualitative factors


Course Details

Instructor Boz
Number of CPE Hours 2
Location Self-Study
Field of Study Finance (Technical)
Level Basic
Delivery Method QAS Self Study
Prerequisites None
Advance Preparation None Required
Policies For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact our offices at 612-414-9629.
Other Notes Upon purchasing the course, you will receive a link to download the course materials and instructions for completing the course.

Wellspring CPE, LLC is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: