Are sales the most important indicator of a company’s success? How might one predict how a company will fare in the future? Analyzing the growth of companies can help shed light on these questions, and is an important task of investors and managers alike.
Along with soundness, efficiency, profitability, and overall strength, analyzing a company’s growth is an essential part of financial analysis.
Learn how to use information found in a company’s main financial statements, as well as industry benchmarks, to measure a company’s growth. Find out what different levels of growth mean to a company and its investors, and learn to make better decisions as a manager.