What are the top 3 things you would look at in your financial statements to see if your business is successful and why?

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Longenecker, J. G., Petty, J. W., Palich, L. E., & Hoy, F. (2019). eBook: Small Business Management: Launching & Growing Entrepreneurial Ventures (19th Edition). Cengage Learning US.
What are the top 3 things you would look at in your financial statements to see if your business is successful and why?
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