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Focus Management Group: February Month in Review

Each month we will be posting an overview article that covers our recent company articles, announcements, and insights. Below is for the month of February.

Focus Management Group - PPP Loan Forgiveness

FMG Industry Analysis: Property Management & Real Estate Holdings


With the changes in office, retail, and manufacturing space brought about by Covid-19 closures, lock downs, and mandates for additional work space and floor plan changes, real estate property management and ownership has emerged as a troubled space.


While payment deferrals have helped property owners and their tenants, those payment deferrals are being re-evaluated.


FMG has worked with real estate owners and property managers to develop plans to survive troubled times during the real estate bubble of 2008, and has begun doing the same work in 2020.


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Focus Management Group - Accounting for PPP loan forgiveness

FMG Industry Analysis: The Dichotomy of Restaurant Performance During a Pandemic


In addition to the normal stresses that restaurants experience, 2020 and 2021 have posed unique challenges. Typically when Focus Management Group works with a restaurant, we are concerned about food costs and labor costs, and changing consumer tastes and demographics. Those concerns still exist and have been aggravated by Covid-19 shutdowns and lockdowns, and the work from home and new normal trends.


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Focus Management Group - 2020 webinars

Financial Statement Reporting - Impacts of Covid-19 on the Income Statement - Webinar Parts 1 & 2


Our goal for this series is to show you examples of financial performance in 2019, 2020 and forecast 2021 and help identify ways to “peel back the onion” and understand whether or not performance changes are Covid-19 related. These webinars will provide ideas on how to evaluate performance and identify companies that are able to recover to a New Normal.


This series will cover 4 parts in total:

-The Income Statement (Revenue & Gross Margin)

-The Income Statement (Operating Expenses & Net Income)

-The Balance Sheet (Working Capital)

-The Balance Sheet (Assets, Leverage, Capital Structure).


Listen to replays of Part 1 & 2 below.


Part 1

Part 2