AC 551 Unit 6 Codification Case Venus Cellular Updated
Analysis of Statement of Comprehensive Income: Venus Cellular
Venus Cellular Limited (“Venus”) is the leading, worldwide provider of a wide variety of telecommunications equipment and services. Its telecommunications equipment and services enable its customers to send or receive virtually any type of voice or data transmission. Its customers include fixed line and wireless telecommunication operators, Internet service providers, governments, and businesses. Venus prepares its financial statements in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs).
Question 1 — Identify whether the analysis of expenses in profit or loss is presented by nature or function.
Question 2 — Identify the alternative performance (operating) measures presented in the statement of comprehensive income and document your conclusions with regard to the appropriateness of the various performance measures.
Question 3 — Discuss any additional issues you have identified or other observations.