To achieve this unit a learner must: LO1: Be able to review and analyse financial statements in health and social care sector . LO2: Be able to perform different valuation methods for managerial decision making including stock, price and cash flow models LO3: Be able to identify the characteristics and estimation of Risk and Return LO4:Be able to assess Long-Term Debt, Equity, and Capital Structure of a company LO5: Be able to analyse the importance of working capital polIcies and management of Short-Term Assets and Liabilities in health and social care industry AC1.1 Identify the major financial statements that firms must prepare and provide to the public AC 1.2. Explain how taxes influence corporate managers’ and investors’ decisions AC1.3. Identify how to use a firm’s financial statements to calculate its cash flows. A.C1.4. Calculate and interpret major liquidity, asset management ratios, debt, profitability and market value ratios for managerial decision making AC 2.1. Calculate a dividend discounted model (DDM) for valuing a stock AC 2.2. Calculate the value of common stock using the Gorden growth model. AC 2.3. Calculate the common stock using constant-growth models (CGM) and describe limitations of this model AC 2.4. Calculate the stock value of a variable growth rate company. AC 2.5. Assess relative stock values using the P/E ratio mod-el. AC3.1. Evaluate the total risk of an investment using financial methods. AC3.2. Plan investments that take advantage of diversification and its impact on total risk. AC3.3. Analyse and apply the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM). AC3.4. Calculate beta to measure of market risk. AC4.1. Use the weighted-average cost of capital (WACC) to calculate a project’s cost of capital. AC4.2. Assess the firm apportions risk and return amongst stockholders and bondholders in a “perfect world.” AC4.3. Calculate the EBIT and EPS levels to identify the choices between two alternative capital structures. AC5.1. Discuss how net working capital serves the firm. AC5.2. Calculate and use the firm’s operating cycle and cash cycle to discover funding for current assets the firm. AC5.3. Differentiate among sources of short-term financing available for funding current assets. AC5.4. Use the Baumol and Miller-Orr models to determine cash policy. AC5.5. Identify sources of float and show how to control float for the firm’s disbursement and collection functions.