FIN 370 Week 3 Team Assignment, Financial Ratio Analysis (Pepsico and The Coca-Cola)
Examining a company’s financial statements will provide insight to the company’s strengths and weaknesses. Understanding the financial performance of a company helps guide shareholders, possible investors, lenders, and company management in making crucial decisions. This analysis is performed using various financial ratios based on values reported on the company’s annual financial report. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) 10-K form is submitted annually and is a great resource and is used to calculate the various financial ratios for the company. This paper will analyze PepsiCo Corporation SEC 10-K reports for 2015 and 2016. The calculated values will be analyzed and compared to the Coca-Cola Company FIN 370 Week 3.