Book Description
Expert Paul McFedries helps you master key Excel 2019 and Office 365 tools for building more powerful spreadsheets.
Use Excel 2019 and Office 365 core features to build spreadsheets that solve business problems and deliver reliable answers. Drawing on his unsurpassed experience, Paul McFedries helps you make the most of formulas and functions, including the latest improvements to arrays, formula error handling, and statistics. McFedries' stepbystep projects walk you through handling key tasks, from building timesheets to projecting cash flow and aging receivables. His practical examples and clear instructions demystify intermediate to advancedlevel formula construction, and help you leverage Excel's most useful functions in your everyday work. Becoming an Excel expert has never been easier!
By reading this book, you will:
• Improve business analyses by adding intelligence and knowledge to your models
• Replace cumbersome formulas with convenient predefined functions
• Radically simplify complex calculations with Office 365's new dynamic arrays
• Use conditional formatting to reveal anomalies, problems, or opportunities
• Calculate loan payments, interest costs, terms, and amortization schedules
• Project the future value of investments, and plan to achieve investment goals
• Master essential discounting and cashflow analysis tools, including net present value and internal rate of return
• Sort, filter, and analyze tabular data, from customers to inventory
• Easily analyze huge data sets with PivotTable calculations
About This Book
• For everyone who wants to get more done with Microsoft Excel in less time
• For business and financial professionals, entrepreneurs, students, and others who need to efficiently manage and analyze data
Table of Contents
 Cover Page
 Title Page
 Copyright Page
 Dedication Page
 Contents at a Glance
 Contents
 Acknowledgments
 About the author
 Introduction
 Part I: Mastering Excel formulas
 Part II: Harnessing the power of functions

Part III: Building business formulas
 Chapter 10 Implementing basic business formulas
 Chapter 11 Building descriptive statistical formulas
 Chapter 12 Building inferential statistical formulas
 Chapter 13 Applying regression to track trends and make forecasts
 Chapter 14 Building loan formulas
 Chapter 15 Working with investment formulas
 Chapter 16 Building discount formulas
 Part IV: Building business models
 Index
Product Information
 Title: Microsoft Excel 2019 Formulas and Functions, First Edition
 Author(s):
 Release date: February 2019
 Publisher(s): Microsoft Press
 ISBN: 9781509307173