Assuming the role of an entering corporate officer, complete a credit analysis for Amazon.com Inc.
This analysis should reflect a review of a at least a three-year period of fiscal years ending with the most recently published Form 10K report.
The discussion portion of the analysis should be three to five pages in length, double spaced, and should employ APA style and format for reference citations. Supporting data (e.g., figures, tables, etc.) and references should be limited to four separate items preferably presented in the written analysis.
Required Organization of Paper:
The following subheadings are to be used and the following topics must be addressed in the paper:
Presentation of the Credit Analysis – Develop and present the basic credit analysis for the company.
It is necessary to prepare and incorporate a table (tables are always numbered, titled, and show the source of the information) of the relevant criteria being examined in the credit analysis and their present status. Make sure that the criteria cover the 5 C’s of credit analysis. Additional information can be included in the table. These data are to be presented in a table (numbered and titled and that shows the sources). The data are then to be discussed and explained in an accompanying written analysis.
Strengths and Weaknesses Analysis – This section needs to present a careful analysis of the strengths and weaknesses demonstrated by the credit analysis. This section needs to conclude with a paragraph or two that explain and interpret what the analysis means on an overall basis and as the observations and conclusions are considered collectively.
Summary – Prepare a brief summary of the analysis and key findings.
References – Must clearly demonstrate use of a variety of the assigned readings and supplemental material.