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Top managers of Bryan Products, Inc., have asked for your help in comparing the company's profit performance and financial position with the average for the industry. The accountant has given you the company's income statement and balance sheet and also the following data for the industry:

1. Prepare a common-size income statement and balance sheet for Bryan Products. The first column of each statement should present Bryan Products' common-size statement, and the second column should show the industry averages.
2. For the profitability analysis, compare Bryan Products' (a) ratio of gross profit to net sales, (b) ratio of operating income to net sales, and (c) ratio of net income to net sales with the industry averages. Is Bryan Products' profit performance better or worse than the average for the industry?
3. For the analysis of financial position, compare Bryan Products' (a) ratios of current assets and current liabilities to total assets and (b) ratio of stockholders' equity to total assets. Compare these ratios with the industry averages. Is Bryan Products' financial position better or worse than the average for the industry?


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