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    Gether Corporation: Allocation Method

    Gether Corporation manufactures appliances. It has four division: Refrigerator, Stove, Dishwasher, and Microwave oven. Each division is located in a different city and the headquarters is located in Oakland, California. Headquarters incurs a total of $14,255,000 in costs, none of which are direct costs of any o the divisions.

    ABC Corporation: Cost Evaluation and Performance Measurement

    ABC Corporation has sales of $1,000,000, gross profit of $550,000, net income of $150,000, average total operating assets of $1,500,000 and fixed assets of $450,000. What is ABC's return on investment (ROI)? (Points: 1) 15% 10% 55% 45% Holding all other factors equal, if net income incr

    Buying Price for the Business

    Benjamin O'Henry has owned and operated O'Henry's Data Services since its beginning ten years ago. From all appearances, the business has prospered. In the past few years, you have become friends with O'Henry and his wife. Recently, O'Henry mentioned that he has lost his zest for the business and would consider selling it for th

    Wildcat Company

    16 The Wildcat Company has provided the following information: Units of Output 30,000 Units 42,000 Units Direct materials $ 180,000 $ 252,000 Variable Workers' wages 1,080,000 1,512,000 Variable Supervisors' salaries 312,00

    Absorption and Variable costing

    Bruster Company sells its products for $66 each. The current production level is 25,000 units, although only 20,000 units are anticipated to be sold. Unit manufacturing costs are: Direct materials $12.00 Direct manufacturing labor $18.00 Variable manufacturing costs $9.00 Total fixed manufac

    Eligibility requirements for S corporation

    Which one of the following statements concerning the eligibility requirements for S corporations is NOT correct? -An S corporation is permitted to own 75% of the stock of another S corporation -An S corporaation is permitted to be a partner in a partnership -An S corporation is permitted to own 100% of the stcok of a C corpor

    Basis of accounting

    Basis of accounting questions need the following help with the questions listed.

    Young Marrieds' Life Insurance: what type of policy and how much?

    Jeff and Ann are both 28 years old. They have been married for three years, and they have a son who is almost two. They expect their second child in a few months. Jeff is the head teller in a local bank. He has just received a $30-a-week raise. His income is $480 a week, which after taxes, leaves him with $1,648 a month. His

    change in accounting principle

    1. Under what conditions is a change in the method of depreciation treated as a change in accounting principle? 2. What is the new codification(s) that answers this question? 3. Provide a real world example.

    USA Company's Box Division: Transfer Pricing at Full Capacity

    The USA Company's Box Division produces cardboard boxes used for packaging microwavable fast foods. The Consumer Products Division produces a variety of fast-food entrees that are packaged in boxes. In the past the Consumer Products Division has purchased its boxes from the Box Division for .15 each. The Box Division currentl

    Dividend discount model

    (Dividend discount model) Assume RHM is expected to pay a total cash dividend of $5.60 next year and its dividends are expected to grow at a rate of 6% per year forever. Assuming annual dividend payments, what is the current market value of a share of RHM stock if the required return on RHM common stock is 10%?

    Actual return on plan assets.

    The following information pertains to Maple Co's defined benefit pension plan for 2004: Fair value of plan assets, beginning of year $350,000 Fair value of plan assets, end of year 525,000 Employer contributions 110,000 Benefits paid 85,000 What amount should Maple disclose as actual return on plan assets? a.

    Product cost: East Company

    East Company's manufacturing costs for 2008 are as follows: Direct materials $100,000 Direct labor $200,000 Depreciation of factory equipment $50,000 Other fixed manufacturing overhead $75,000 What amount should be considered product costs for external reporting purposes?

    Landes Excavating Company: Compute the Contribution Margin per unit

    The Landes Excavating Company experienced the following costs in 2007: Direct materials $1.75/unit Direct labor $2.00/unit Variable manufacturing overhead $2.50/unit Variable selling $.75/unit Fixed manufacturing overhead $50,000 Fixed selling $15,000 Fixed administrative $5,000 During the year the company manufactured 100,000 u

    PeeWee Company Variable Costing

    Last month, PeeWee Company manufactured 20,000 units and sold 18,000 of these units at a price of $8.00 per unit. Manufacturing costs consisted of direct labor, $30,000; direct materials, $32,000; variable manufacturing overhead, $3,600; fixed manufacturing overhead, $21,600. Selling and administrative costs totaled $24,000.

    Total Fixed Costs: Borderbooks Company

    Borderbooks Company has two locations, downtown and at a suburban mall. During March, the company reported net income of $271,000 and sales of $1.2 million. The contribution margin in the downtown store was $320,000 (40% of sales). The segment margin in the mall store is $200,000. Direct fixed costs are $85,000 in the downtown s

    Accounting: Freshfield Company example

    The Freshfield Company manufactures a number of products from the same raw material. Joint processing costs total $10,000 per month. Product A could be sold at the cut-off point for $18,000 per month or it can be further processed at a cost of $9,000 per month and then sold for $31,000. Freshfields Company should: - further p

    Executive summary for Barnes and Noble questions

    Respond to the Discussion Questions posted by your instructor. The questions I need answered are for the company Barnes and Nobles. A conclusion for the information will be greatly appreciated too. g. What were the company's total assets at the end of its two (2) most recent annual reporting periods? n. What was the ch

    Cost Management

    A company has two major businesses that it operates. One business manufactures and sells unicycles for commercial use in circuses, etc. (total sales of $150M), and the other sells bicycles to the public (total sales of $20M). The unicycle business occupies 75,000 square feet of the manufacturing warehouse and the bicycle busines

    Nickels Company (calculate actual return and unexpected gain on plan assets)

    R25). Use the following information for questions I through III below. The following data are for the pension plan for the employees of Nickels Company. ....................................................... 1/1/07..... 12/31/07..... 12/31/08 Accumulated benefit obligation $7,500,000 $7,800,000 $10,200,000 Projected bene

    ConnectAll: Calculate Break Even units

    ConnectAll has fixed costs of $689,698. Selling price per unit is $156 and variable cost per unit is $22. a) How many units must ConnectAll sell in order to break even? b) How many units must ConnectAll sell in order to earn a profit of $302,036? c) A new employee suggests that ConnectAll sponsor a company softball team as

    Dividend and Investment Account

    Hello, I started on this problem, but I think I am doing it wrong. Can someone show how to do this? I have attached an excel file to make it easier to read. Fill in the dollar changes caused in the Investment account and Dividend Revenue or Investment Revenue account by each of the following transactions, assuming Maxey Co

    Earnings Per Share & Diluted

    Hello, I am having trouble with my computations, can someone help? I am really lost on the diluted EPS. I have attached a file that shows the problem better. Assume that the following data relative to Eddy Company for 2004 is available: Net Income $1,400,000 Transactions in Common Shares Change Cumulative Jan. 1

    Estimated cash collections

    LeMinton expects the following credit sales : January 25K, February 40K, March 30K, April 36K, May 40K. Experience has shown that payment for the credit sales is received as follows: 60% in the month of sale, 25% in the first month after sales, 12% in the second month after sales, and the remainder is collectible. How much cash

    Brown Company: Estimate cash receipts for May

    Brown Company has found that 30% of its sales are collected in the month of the sale and the remainder of the sales is collected in the next month. If sales are expected to be $100,000 in April, $120,000 in May, and $80,000 in June, what is the estimated amount of cash receipts for May.

    Tyrus Company: Compute Sales Revenue for the Budgeted Income Statement

    Tyrus Company had sales of 15,000 units of its only product in the first quarter of 2007. In the first quarter of 2008, Tyrus anticipates selling 20% more units than it sold in the first quarter of 2007, with a selling price of $68 per unit. What is the amount of sales revenue that will appear in the budgeted income statemen

    Payton Company: Computing budgeted production

    Budgeted sales (in units) for the Payton Company are as follows: September 45,000 units October 60,000 units November 40,000 units December 75,000 units The company wishes to have 10% of the next month's sales on hand at the end of each month. The budgeted production for November is ___?

    Allen Lumber Company: Calculate Earnings Per Share (EPS) for 2007

    Allen Lumber Company had earnings after taxes of $580,000 in the year 2006 with 400,000 shares outstanding. On January 1, 2007, the firm issued 35,000 new shares. Because of the proceeds from these new shares and other operating improvements, 2007 earnings was 25 percent higher than in 2006. Earnings per share for the year 2007