Case 1 ��� Financial Analysis:

Case 1 ��� Financial Analysis:

Part 1

1) Research public company Nike and include: profile, location, corporate contact number, culture/overall mission,etc

Example: Marriott Corp ���

Location: Corporate Headquarters: 10400 Fernwood Rd,Bethesda, Maryland 20817

Mission emphasizes quality and ethics: Our core values make us who we are. As we change and grow, the beliefs that are most important to us stay the same���putting

people first, pursuing excellence, embracing change, acting with integrity and serving our world. Being part of Marriott International means being part of a proud

history and a thriving culture.

2) Use sites such as Yahoo Finance to obtain the company���s Business Summary, highlights, recent headlines. Analyst predictions , etc to determine the

viability of that company and prospects for career growth. (example: Marriott recent Net Income ��� 859 Million and EPS $3.15 per share. Headlines: Solid financials and

growth position with recent acquisition of Starwood Hotels Corp)

3) Go to Company website to identify what jobs they have posted and provide the information for one you might be interested in. Include the job contact

number and name of Director of Human Resources (example accountant ���Hawaii, contact number : 1.301.380.3000. Allison Rambone, PHRHuman Resources Manager at Marriott

International for Greater New York City Area

Part 2

Using the Annual Report including financial statements for Nike located in Appendix B of the text

Complete the Nike , Inc problem related to Chapter 15

Be sure to include what conclusions can be drawn from research and financial analysis.


Your final submission should include calculations in Excel accompanied by a Word document in business memo format which includes all commentary. Include a

Bibliography information referencing any sources you use to complete Part 1 and part 2 of this assignment (include your textbook as a reference and any other.

Chapter 15 contains ratio calculations and an example analysis you may find helpful