Unit 5: individual assignment – ratio analysis


In units 2 and 3 you worked on ratio calculations and received feedback on these assignments.  In this unit, you will provide a brief written analysis of the ratios for Mastercard.  Evaluation should be submitted in an MS Word document of at least 2 pages and no more than three pages and be concise, clear and professional.


This is an Individual Assignment


Evaluation of Mastercard should include:

  1. A discussion of the ratios calculated in relation to the respective financial diagnostic categories (profitability, liquidity, leverage, operating returns).
  2. Discuss the importance of the ratio in financial analysis.
  3. Other information pertinent to Mastercard which could affect their future performance and stock price.