In order to understand a corporate effectively you need to be able to analyse your financial statement. These statements store more value between the lines than on paper. In order to be able to separate the wheat from the change, you need to have a clear understanding of these statements right from its inception. The failures of large corporations underline the importance of reading these fine prints. This course will take you through the entire process of designing a financial statement, unraveling the mysteries and myths of accounting and enabling you to discover the hidden interpretations of these statements. Financial Statement Analysis is the practice of analysing financial statement data. This is done for different reasons and using different methodologies. We will study some of the analytical tools used in financial statement analysis, see how this practice helps different groups involved in business, how to construct a report of financial data, and what conclusions an analyst can or will come to, when the analyst is constructing their report.