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Dividend Yield Analysis

See Also: Dividends Dividend Payout Ratio Financial Ratios Dividend Yield Analysis Definition Dividend yield analysis indicates how much dividend a company paid to its investors relative to its stock price. Formula Dividend Yield ratio = Annual dividends per share ÷ Price per share Calculation For example a company pays annual dividend of $1 per share

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Discounted Cash Flow versus Internal Rate of Return (dcf vs irr)

See Also: Net Present Value versus Internal Rate of Return Discounted Cash Flow Analysis Internal Rate of Return Method Net Present Value Method Free Cash Flow Analysis Discounted Cash Flow versus Internal Rate of Return A lot of people get confused about discounted cash flows (DCF) and its relation or difference to the net present

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Customer Analysis

See Also: Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Segmenting Customers for Profit Disaster Planning for Information Technology Systems How to compensate sales staff How To Train People For Success Scrap Value Customer Analysis Definition The customer analysis definition is the process of analyzing customers and their habits. Customer analysis is one of the most important areas of study in

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Contract Price

See Also: Maintenance Contract Completed Contract Method Progress Billing for a General Contractor Covenant Definition of a Bond Contract Account Manager Contract Price Definition Contract price, defined as the price of a contract which is paid to a contractor upon completion, is used any time a contract exists. Due to the fact that a contract

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Complementors (Sixth Force of Porter’s Five Forces)

See also: Porter’s Five Forces of Competition Threat of New Entrants Supplier Power Buyer Bargaining Power Threat of Substitutes Intensity of Rivalry Porter’s Sixth Force Definition Complementors, Porter’s sixth force, are companies or entities that sell or offer goods or services that are compatible with, or complementary to, the goods or services produced and sold

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Comparison Analysis

See Also: Forecasting How to Prepare a Break Even Analysis Sensitivity Analysis Valuation Budgeting vs Forecasting Comparison Analysis Definition Describe comparative analysis as comparison analysis. Use comparison analysis to measure the financial relationships between variables over two or more reporting periods. Businesses use comparative analysis as a way to identify their competitive positions and operating results

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Cost Accounting

See Also: Accrual Based Accounting The Future of the Accounting Workforce Absorption vs Variable Costing Implementing Activity Based Costing Process Costing Management Accounting Cost Accounting Definition The common cost accounting definition is accounting which seeks to create then compare a budget to the actual cost of doing business. In cost accounting, budgeting aids in decision making

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Benchmarking

See Also: Are You Collecting Business Data? Business Intelligence and Finance Marking-to-Market Company Life Cycle Market Positioning Budgeting 101: Creating Successful Budgets Navigating Black Swan Events Problems When Experiencing Business Growth Benchmarking Analysis What is benchmarking analysis? Benchmarking is the process of comparing a company’s performance to the performance of other companies. Management can do

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Cash Flow Statement Example

See Also: Cash Flow Statement Statement of Financial Accounting Standards (SFAS) What is GAAP? Daily Cash Flow Forecast Prepare an Investor Package Cash Flow Statement Example For example, Saundra has started providing angel investment to promising start-up businesses. Operating under the name Angelco, she is using the wealth she built in her professional career to

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Capital Project

See Also: Cash Flow Projections Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) Return on Invested Capital (ROIC) Paid in Capital (APIC) Capital Project Definition A capital project, defined as any project which requires capital flows for completion, usually refers to a project which requires large sums of capital. It is generally any project which requires consistent flow

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Accounting Cycle

See Also: Account Reconciliation Account Reconcilement Definition Accrual Based Accounting Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) Thirteen Week Cash Flow Report Accounting Cycle Definition The accounting cycle, defined as the process taken by prudent accountants which leads to sensible accounting records, is part of the general best practices of accountancy. During

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Can You Build Success by Narrowing Your Customer Base?

I recently read an interesting Business.com article by Art Saxby. Art Saxby is the founding principal of Chief Outsiders. In this article, he talks about how to achieve success by narrowing your customer base.  Sounds counter-intuitive… But how many firms tie up valuable resources catering to high-maintenance customers who often don’t stick around in the

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