Which of the following will not result in an increase in return on investment (ROI), assuming other factors remain the same? a. A reduction in expenses. b. An increase in net operating income. c. An increase in operating assets. d. An increase in sales.
Fixed cost per unit increases as activity decreases and decreases as activity increases. True or False
Which of the following costs at a manufacturing company would be treated as a product cost under the variable costing method? a) direct material cost b) property taxes on the factory bldg c) sales manager's salary d) all of the above
Verkamp Corporation has two divisions: the YDI Division and the QCC Division. The corporation's net operating income is $31,800. The YDI Division's divisional segment margin is $111,800 and the QCC Division's divisional segment margin is $152,800. What is the amount of the common fixed expense not traceable to the individual div
In October, 5,000 meters of raw material were purchased at an actual cost of $4.50 per meter. During October, 4,850 meters of the raw material were used to produce 2,400 units of the completed product. Standards call for 2 meters of the raw material for each unit of the completed product. The standard price of the raw material i
Imai Draperies makes custom draperies for homes and businesses. The company uses an activity-based costing system for its overhead costs. The company has provided the following data concerning its annual overhead costs and its activity cost pools. Overhead costs: Production overhead . . . . $240,000 Office expense . . . .
How much total overhead cost is expected to be allocated to unframed, steel, and wood frames? Unframed prints 80,000 units direct material print $12. Steel framed 15,000 units direct material print $16. Frame $4. Wood frame 7,000 units direct material print $20 frame $6 Matt Direct labor Unfra
ABC Corporation purchased new machinery for $600,000. It paid $60,000 down and financed the balance for 3 years at 10% interest. The equipment was put into service on January 1st, 2001. At that time, the useful life was estimated as 10 years with a $90,000 salvage value. Straight line depreciation method was selected for bot
During the next ten years, the major threat to the dominance of the U.S. money and capital markets will come from: a. Russia's difficulty in transforming its economy into a capitalistic one. b. Japan's prolonged recession and banking crisis. c. the Euro-zone countries comprising the European Monetary
The following data pertain to service offered in a fee-for service setting: Fixed Cost = $9000 Variable Cost = $300 Charge $450 Target profit = $6000 1. Determine the contribution margin for this service 2. Determine the accounting break-even point in terms of volume. 3. Determine the economic break-even point in
1. Wages paid to the factory maintenance supervisor are considered an example of: Direct Labor - yes, Period Cost - yes Direct Labor - yes, Period Cost - No Direct Labor - no , Period Cost - yes Direct Labor - no , Period Cost - no 2. Machinery Depreciation on a manufacturi
Please determine the change in cash to the Investing activities based upon the following cash flow statement. Please explain your answer. I only noticed the fixed assets, but not sure about the securities. Assets 12/31/2012 12/31/2011 Cash $87,000 $79,000 $8,000 Inventory $30,000 $44,000 $(14,000) Secu
Financial data for Joal de Paris Inc for last year is as follows (see attachment) The company paid dividends of $15,000 last year. The "Investment in Buisson, SA on the balance sheet represents an investment in stock of another company. 1. Compute the company's margin, turnover, and ROI for last year. 2. The board of direc
Please determine the change in cash to Operating activities: Please explain your answer. Please review my attached answer for correctness. The net income is $19000. Assets 12/31/2009 12/31/2008 Cash $26,000 $19,000 $7,000 increase Accounts Receivable $9,000 $12,000 $(3,000) decrease Inventory $16,000
CommercialServices.com Corporation provides business-to-business services on the internet. See data in excel spreadsheet. 1. Compute the company's return on investment. 2. The entrepreneur who founded the company is convinced that sales will increase next year by 50% and that net operating income will increase by 200%, with n
The certification of being a CPA means that they have been tested and met certain industry criteria (education and experience) to qualify as "experts" in the field of accounting. But, the CPA designation is primarily used to verify the accounting records for external parties. What would be the equivalent internal designation a
Exercise 1 You have a mine with the following characteristics: 2010 depletion expense: Cost of natural resources less residual value $ 9,000,000 Land improvementsâ?"roads 975,000 Total cost to be depleted $ 9,975,000 Estimated tons of ore 3,000,000 Depletion cost per tonâ?"$9,975,000/3,000,000=
Common Share ($2.00 par value) $350,000 Capital in Excess of Par 0 Retained Earnings $7,800,000 A. From the information above calculate the corporation's book value per share. B. Rework the shareholder's equity as it appears on the books if the corporation
Explain the difference between evaluating, reporting, and testing internal controls for public and nonpublic companies. Under what circumstances would you attempt or not attempt to apply the standards for public companies to nonpublic companies and why?
A firm's preferred stock pays an annual dividend of $4, and the stock sells for $80. Flotation costs for new issuances of preferred stock are 5% of the stock value. What is the after-tax cost of preferred stock if the firm's tax rate is 30%?
Information on shareholder's equity as currently shown on the books of a corporation is given as: Common shares ($2.00 par value) $350,000 Capital in Excess of Par 0 Retained Earnings 7,800,000 a. From this information, calculate the corporation's book value per share. b. Rework the shareholder's equit
This solution describes in detail the employer responsibilities for reporting payroll taxes. It also goes on to identify and speak about which forms need to be filed for each tax.
Q. What is the change in cash due to operating activities? Evergreen Inc. Comparative balance sheets December 31, 2012 Assets12/31/2012 12/31/2011 Cash $357,000 $312,000 Accounts receivable $80,000 $83,000 Inventory $213,000 $199,000 Prepaid expenses $25,000 $21,000 Fixed assets $463,000 $419,000 Accumulat
Questions to be answered are: 1) What are the four basic requirements for a plan to qualify under section 401(a) of the I.R.C.? (2) What is meant by the term 'qualified deferred compensation' for income tax purposes, and for whom is it most often used? (3) At what time is the employer allowed to take a deduction for i
Faulk Company has a joint process, which produces three products, X, Y, and Z. Each product may be sold at spli-'off or processed further and then sold. Joint processing costs for a year amount to $30,000. Other relevant data are as follows: Separabl
Explain the parts of a decision tree. What are some benefits of using decision trees? In what ways can decision trees be used for business decisions? Name some real-world examples.
Applying fixed costs to products seems to cause all kind of problems. Why do companies continue to use accounting systems that assign fixed costs to products on a per unit basis?
The Balakrishnan Corporation began business on January 1, 2000 to produce and sell a single product. Reported operating income figures under both absorption and variable costing for the first 4 years of operation are as follows: Absorption costing 2000: $80,000 2001: 70,000 2002: 50,000 2003: 40,000 Variable costing 2
Liz's Cosmetics uses a normal cost system and has the following balances at the end of its first year operations. WIP inventory: $200,000 Finished-goods inventory: 200,000 Cost of goods sold: 400,000 Actual Factory overhead: 413,000 Factory overhead applied: 453,000 Compute cost of goods sold for 2 different ways to di
Denver Building Maintenance provides cleaning services for a variety of clients. The company has 2 producing divisions, residential and commercial, and 2 service departments, personnel and administrative. The company uses an activity-based allocation system in each of its producing divisions. Previously, the costs of service sup