CFA Institute, the global, non-profit association that administers the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exam, is offering the follow-up session to its â€œHow to Read Earnings Statements Like An Investment Professional,â€? the first in a series of educational media seminars designed to help journalists read financial statements and write accurate stories for the investor. Jay Taparia, CFA, founder and principal of Sanskar Investments, will lead this sequel presentation. This seminar is free to registered journalists.
From â€œHow to Read a 10-Q Like an Investment Professional,â€? you will learn how to:
Â· Prepare for the release of a companyâ€™s 10-Q and how to analyze this financial statement so that you are ready for the 10-K and earnings release.
Â· Review the Cash Flow Statement and determine a companyâ€™s true financial health.
Â· Develop questions for company management that give you the answers your readers need.
Â· Write articles that tell the complete story about a companyâ€™s past, present, and future.
To participate in this seminar, follow these instructions:
Tuesday, January 10, 2006
12:00 pm â€“ 1:00 pm Eastern
To listen by phone:
Conference call number: (866) 793-1301
Conference call ID: 824595
Conference call name: CFA Institute Media Seminar
Please call five to 10 minutes before the conference call begins. For technical support, please call 800-255-5661.
To listen on the Web, visit the CFA Institute press room.