Managerial Accounting Analysis
Discussion: The response to the facilitator’s original post should be a minimum of 250 words and must be supported by at least three scholarly sources from google scholar. References should include a scholarly source outside your textbook. References and citations are required for your initial and response posts.
1 Define cost behavior, Define and discuss how variable cost, fixed cost and mixed cost is different. Provide an example of each. In your initial response, please paraphrase all information and use external sources to support your information. Based on your reading, please communicate your own understanding of the requirements.
Complete: The minimum word count for all Complete sections combined is 1,500 words per unit (total assignment). The student’s responses in the Complete section should be supported by at least four scholarly references. Make sure you are using scholarly or industry related journals.
For your Unit 4 Complete assignment, write a narrative essay (minimum 1500 words) in which you address and discuss the questions and statements listed below. Use at least four scholarly sources and remember to demonstrate a thorough understanding of the READ and ATTEND sections in your essay. Cite your sources in APA format.
Cost-volume-profit analysis is used to make many decisions, including product pricing and controlling costs. What assumptions are used in cost-volume-profit analysis? Are these assumptions always valid? Why do managers put such a great amount of emphasis on controlling fixed costs in their organizations? What is meant by the statement, my company has good operating leverage? How does good operating leverage magnify earnings results with modest revenue increase? What are the limitations of using operating leverage to predict profitability? Be sure to use at least four sources and use APA format.