Assignment: Accounting for Decision Making

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MAA103 & MAAP103 - Accounting for Decision Making ASSIGNMENT – TRIMESTER ONE, 2013
(Relates to Topic 4)

Represents 20% of the assessment for this unit DUE DATE: ASSIGNMENT PLANNER VIA MIBT PORTAL AND HARDCOPY: TUESDAY 9 April, 2013 BY 5.00pm FINAL ASSIGNMENT VIA MIBT PORTAL AND HARDCOPY: TUESDAY 7 May, 2013 BY 5.00pm
NOTE the following general submission points:
1. Assignment MUST be completed in groups of no more than THREE students. Students CAN NOT complete assignment with students from other lecturers classes. All students MUST submit an electronic copy of the assignment planner and the final assignment through MOODLE (using the ‘Assignment Submission Link’) on the MIBT PORTAL. All group members’ names must be clearly stated on
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Assignment Objective: The objective for this assignment is for you to perform and interpret financial ratios, that is, provide ratio analysis of financial statements over a two year period (2011 through 2012) and together with all other relevant information, advise on these organisations as investment opportunities. The companies to be analysed are: 1. Fantastic Holdings Ltd. (FAN) 2. Super Retail Group Ltd. (SUL)
(Former Name: Super Cheap Auto Group Ltd.)

Fantastic Holdings Ltd. KEY RATIOS
Gross Profit Margin Net Profit Margin (after Tax) Return on Equity Asset Turnover (Times) Return on Assets Inventory Turnover (Days) Debtors Turnover (Days) Creditors Turnover (Days) Current Ratio Quick Ratio Debt Asset Ratio (Total Debt) Debt Equity Ratio (Total Debt) Times Interest Earned (Times)

Super Retail Group Ltd. 2011
45.25% 5.09% 18.31% 1.909 times 11.06% 97.86 days 4.31 days 40.89 days 2.34 0.33 46.91% 32.66% 8.85 times

2011
47.47% 4.46% 19.30% 2.598 times 12.08% 66.29 days 2.61days 25.28 days 1.96 0.37 40.01% 17.88 % 35.06 times

2012
48.18% 4.71% 19.26% 2.494 times 12.18% 61.89 days 2.31 days 21.71 days 1.75 0.44 39.02% 18.24% 80.95 times

2012
43.92% 5.05% 12.14% 1.194 times 7.15% 91.95 days 3.93 days 43.67 days 2.17 0.33 50.28% 56.33% 6.83 times

Please note all ratios provided above have been taken from the database FinAnalysis and some have been
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