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FRAN: financial ratio analysis and more (Version 2.0 for Windows)Author(s): Bruce G. Hansen; Arnold J., Jr. Palmer
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-264. Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station. [1 computer disk (3-1/2 in.)]
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionFRAN is a computer-based, stand-alone program designed to generate important financial and operating ratios from tax and wage forms filed with the Internal Revenue Service. FRAN generates standard profitability, financial/leverage, liquidity/solvency, and activity ratios, as well as unique measures of workforce and capital cost and acquisition. Information produced by the program is of use to bankers contemplating short-term loans, to bankers and investors contemplating extending long-term credit or taking an equity position, and to management in securing loans and evaluating operating performance.
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CitationHansen, Bruce G.; Palmer, Arnold J., Jr. 1999. FRAN: financial ratio analysis and more (Version 2.0 for Windows). Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-264. Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station. [1 computer disk (3-1/2 in.)]
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