What is a Balance Sheet?

While an income statement discusses operating performance, the asset and liability numbers on a balance sheet give us a better look at financial wellbeing. Using this, we can measure growth, operating efficiency, profitability and valuation metrics. It’s simply a statement of current financial position that sums up a company’s assets, liabilities and shareholder equity, and … Continue reading "What is a Balance Sheet?"
While an income statement discusses operating performance, the asset and liability numbers on a balance sheet give us a better look at financial wellbeing. Using this, we can measure growth, operating efficiency, profitability and valuation metrics. It’s simply a statement of current financial position that sums up a company’s assets, liabilities and shareholder equity, and … Continue reading "What is a Balance Sheet?"