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Choose two profitable, publicly traded companies in same industry.1. Analyze firms financial statements and conduct comparative performance analysis using ratios.Initial Steps:1.Peruse annual reports at companies websites. 2.Use annual report to assess the companies business environment and performance3.SWOT Analysis 2 Parts Are Required:Part One: 1.Common-size balance sheet. 2.Common-size income statement. 3.Statement of Cash Flows Analysis Part Two: Based upon your comprehensive financial analysis of the two companies, express your opinion as to:1.Company with the better financial performance? Why?2.Positioning of each company in the industry? Why?3.Effectiveness of the companies management teams Why?4.Each companys position in the industry in 5 years5.2 recommendations for each company to improve its performance.