The assessment components are as follows:
Assignment: Business Report
Details: “Critical Analysis in the Real World”
You are an analyst for Ethical Investments, a company specialising in investing long-term in companies, which are demonstrated to have consistently high business performance, good corporate governance and environmentally friendly practices. You are to undertake research into the prospects of three companies.
Choose any threecompanies from the list of eight companies below. They range across a number of industries:
FOSTER’S GROUP LIMITED
TELSTRA CORPORATION LIMITED
SONIC HEALTHCARE LIMITED
COCA-COLA AMATIL LIMITED
OIL SEARCH LIMITED
QANTAS AIRWAYS LIMITED
RIO TINTO LIMITED
: with the aim of recommending a single company in which to invest $500,000. You are to provide a business report of a maximum of 3000 words, (you are not to exceed 3300 words), which analyses the relative merits of these companies and provides a reasoned recommendation for the selection of one of these three.