Financial Statement Analysis
Online Course

Hotel Financial Statement Analysis

This online course takes you into the heart of hotel financial analysis. You will acquire an understanding of the main elements of financial statements and, at a managerial level, develop your ability to interpret financial statements and key performance indicators (KPIs).



Week 1 The basic financial reports
Financial reporting mechanics
Financial reporting
Week 2 Focus on assets
Focus on liabilities and shareholders’ equity
Week 3 Cash flow analysis
Financial analysis tools and techniques
Liquidity and solvency analysis
Week 4 Profitability analysis
Costs and decision-making
Week 5 Final assessment


Learning Outcomes

  • Translate transactions into financial statements
  • Review financial reporting process and standards
  • Build a cash flow statements and analyze company financials using ratios
  • Review ratio analysis, common-size analysis and cross-sectional analysis
  • Analyze profitability using EPS, margins, ROA, ROE ratios and hospitality related metrics


Who Should Join

This course is designed for hospitality professionals, hotel owners, finance professionals wishing to update their skills and learn about hotel financial analysis.

Course Advantages

  • A learning manager moderates the course
  • An online course accessible whenever and wherever
  • Course content based on EHL’s MBA in Hospitality program
  • A Certificate of Completion delivered and certified by EHL


Course overview

  • Next intakes 15 August 2022
    9 January 2023
  • Length 5 weeks
  • Effort 8 hours / week
  • Course delivery Online
  • Language English
  • Price CHF 2,200
Lecture Videos
Executive Interviews
Interactive Exercises
Reading & Case Studies

Course instructor



Dr. Cédric Poretti

Assistant Professor