Lucent Technologies Case
University of Phoenix
Individual: Lucent Technologies Case 2 Abstract
This paper will elaborate on the inner workings of financial statements and what information they can give. Also this paper will evaluate the asset, debt, and equity structure of Lucent Technologies, as well as trends and changes found on the common-size balance sheet. Also this paper will address the questions what concerns would investors and creditors have based on only this information, and what additional financial and non- financial information would investors and creditors need to make investing and lending decisions for Lucent Technologies, using the balance sheet and the reading provided.
Individual: Lucent Technologies Case 3 There are many things that are lost on the common person when thinking about a company and it’s financial situation, especially when talking about a company the size of lucent Technologies. A person who looks at this company and only sees the surface and thinks that this company must be super profitable simply because of the amount of money that is processed on a yearly basis could be completely wrong. The only way to really know what is “going on under the hood” is to look at the inner workings of the company and the way you do this is by looking at their financial statements. Financial statements can give you all the information about a company that you could ever want. By looking at the financial statements of a company you can find trends and make...