U.S. GAAP: Planning, Budgeting, and Performance Assessments

Financial accounting & reporting

Course

U.S. GAAP: Planning, Budgeting, and Performance Assessments

Instructor: Kelen Camehl, CPA, MBA

  • Format

    Course - Online

  • Duration

    1.5 hours

Learn about effective tools to assess company performance such as profitability analyses, financial ratios, and non-financial performance indicators. Additionally, review principles of budgeting, planning, and control.

Learning outcomes

  • Identify sources of information for financial statement analysis
  • Identify key analytical techniques
  • Differentiate between liquidity, financial leverage, activity, and profitability ratios
  • Recognise non-financial key performance indicators
  • Identify the components of the master budget
  • Recognise key aspects of standard costs and material or labour variances

£39.00 (CIMA members only)

£49.00

VAT calculated on checkout

Product information

Overview

In this course, you will learn about effective tools to assess company performance such as profitability analyses, financial ratios, and key non-financial performance indicators. Additionally, you will review principles of budgeting, planning, and control.

This course is included in the U.S. GAAP Fundamentals for Finance Professionals Certificate.

Topics discussed:

  • Financial statement analysis
  • Analytical techniques
  • Liquidity
  • Financial leverage
  • Activity
  • Profitability ratios
  • Non-financial KPIs
  • Master budget
  • Standard costs
  • Material and labour variances

Who should take this course?

  • Accounting and finance professionals who work for enterprises required to comply with U.S. GAAP or are interested in understanding U.S. accounting fundamentals.

Professional development

All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Duration:1.5 hours
Format:Course - Online
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

Return and refund policy

£39.00 (CIMA members only)

£49.00

VAT calculated on checkout

Instructor

  • Kelen Camehl, CPA, MBA