Assignment 1: Financial Statement Restatement and Ethics
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Search the Internet for a company that recently restated its earnings. Based on the company researched and identified:
Write a THREE PAGE paper in which you:
- Assess the factors that contributed to the financial statement restatement, signifying the executive management teams attitude toward the restatement. Suggest how the restatement may have been avoided during the initial reporting process.
- Explain the impact to the companys stock price when the restatement was released and to future earnings forecast, indicating whether or not you believe the impact to the stock price was justified.
- Evaluate the restatement in terms of managements ethical violations according to the requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, providing recommendations to management on how to avoid these problems in the future. Provide support for your recommendations.
- Use at least two (2) quality academic resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and other Websites do not quality as academic resources.