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    The following is an excerpt from Lucent
    Technologies’ Management’s Discussion and
    Analysis of Financial Condition and Results
    of Operations:
    Executive Summary
    We design and deliver the systems, software
    and services that drive next-generation communications
    networks. Backed by Bell Labs
    research and development, we use our
    strengths in mobility, optical, access, data and
    voice networking technologies, as well as
    services, to create new revenue-generating
    opportunities for our customers, while
    enabling them to quickly deploy and better
    manage their networks. Our customer base
    includes communications service providers,
    governments and enterprises worldwide.
    1. Using the Consolidated Balance
    Sheets for Lucent Technologies for
    September 30, 2004 and 2003, prepare
    a common-size balance sheet.
    2. Evaluate the asset, debt, and equity
    structure of Lucent Technologies, as
    well as trends and changes found on
    the common-size balance sheet.
    3. What concerns would investors and
    creditors have based on only this
    information?
    4. What additional financial and nonfinancial
    information would investors
    and creditors need to make investing
    and lending decisions for Lucent
    Technologies?

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