Explore BrainMass


Accounting Transactions

Problem 3-4A On April 1, 2005, Jennifer Stafford created a new travel agency, See-It-Now Travel. The following transactions occurred during the company's first month: (See attached file for full problem description)

Integer Programming

Using excel, please solve the following The Skimmer Boat Company manufacturer's three kinds of molded fiberglass recreational boats-a bass fishing boat, a ski boat, and a speedboat. The profit for a bass boat is $20,500, the profit for a ski boat is $12,000, and the profit for a speedboat is $22,300. The company believes it

Income and Break-Even Calculations

Foster Company manufactures a line of cookware that is sold in kitchen supply stores. The company's controller, Mary Smith, has just received the sales forecast for the coming year for Foster's three products: frying pans, Cutting Knives, and Expresso Machines. Foster has experienced considerable variations in sales volumes and

Master's Question - Managerial Accounting

Use the following to answer questions 1-4: Solo Company is a small merchandising firm. During the next month, the company expects to sell 500 units. The company has the following revenue and cost structure: Selling price per unit $60 Cost per unit $15 Sales com

Masters Question - Managerial Accounting

Birney Company has prepared the following budget data: Sales 150,000 units Selling Price $25 per unit Variable expenses $15 per unit Fixed manufacturing expenses $800,000 F

What should be the current price of this stock?

You are trying to determine the appropriate price to pay for a share of common stock. If you purcahse this stock, you plan to hold it for 1 year. At the end of the year you expect to receive a dividend of $5.50 and to sell the stock for $154. The appropriate rate of return for this stock is 16 percent. What should be the cur

Disposals and Transfers

I'm lost, I am trying to find the amount of cash for disposals and transfers. I have attached the assignment page from the book and the worksheet I have done so far. I'm not sure where I went wrong. Thanks for your help! The question is what is the amount of cash the company received for disposals and transfers for the cur


(See attached file for full problem description)

Accounting Problem

Could you please assist me with the Paste and attached assignments Identify any activity in your organization where you can apply breakeven analysis. You must be able to define: ? A unit of measurement for the activity ? Revenue per unit for the activity ? Variable costs for the activity ? Fixed costs for the per


Please use Microsoft Word only and make sure that the answers are shown within the pages' margins. Clearly label your answers and submit the answers only (no need to resubmit the questions) showing all calculations. Good luck! 1. (Chapter 2) The following information has been extracted from the records of Haverhill Compa

Intranets and Extranets

Discuss the nature of Intranets and Extranets. How do they facilitate intra-and inter-corporate transactions and relative security?

Iron Decor

Iron Decor manufactures decorative iron railings. In preparing for the next years operations, management has developed the following estimates: Total Per Unit Sales (20,000 units)................................1,000,

Equity Method

Please help with the following problem. Bowler Inc. owns 30% of Yarby Co. and applies the equity method. During the current year, Bowler bought inventory costing $66,000 and then sold it to Yarby for $120,000. At year-end, only $24,000 of merchandise was still being held by Yarby. What amount of unrealized gain must be de

Retained Earnings Problem

Please help with the following problem. On December 31, 2005 the stockholders' equity section of Mercedes Corporation was as follows: Common stock ($5 par value); authorized 30,000 Shares, issued and outstanding 9,000 shares $45,000 Additional paid-in capital 58,000 Retained earnings 73,000 Total stockh

Linear programming model for maximizing profit

The Pinewood Furniture Company produces chairs and tables from two resources-labor and wood. The company has 80 hours of labor and 36 pounds of wood available each day. Demand for chairs is limited to 6 per day. Each chair requires 8 hours of labor and 2 pounds of wood to product, whereas a table requires 10 hours of labor and 6

PV of firm's tax shield and MM hypothesis

Your firm has debt worth $200,000, with a yield of 9 percent, and equity worth $300,000. It is growing at a 4 percent rate, and faces a 40 percent tax rate. A similar firm with no debt has a cost of equity of 12 percent. Under the MM extension with growth, what is the value of your firm's tax shield?

Case problem

(See attached files for full problem description) ---, Inc. is the world's leading online retailer with over 17 million customer accounts in over 150 countries. The company sells books, music, DVDs, videos, toys, electronics software, video games, and home improvement products. Through its marketplace services-

This is a problem that I need step by step help its too long

If 2 people both are govt workers, and they are thinking of buying a home for $280,000, their monthly expenses, utilities are $220, maintenance is $ 100, property tax $380, home ins $50 and the only debt is a car loan of $350. her income is $55,000yrly and his $38,000 yearly and they saved $60,000 in a money market and earned

Accounting Problems

Case Assignment Activity Based Costing The KiteSurfRUs Manufacturing Company produces two products. One is a kite surf board designed for ocean surfing. The other product is a professional surf-board (short board) used in world class surfing competition. Most of the sales come from the kite surf product, but recently sales of

Mozart Inc. 1. Determine Mozart Inc.'s pre tax income for 2005. 2. Determine the change in Mozart Inc.'s deferred tax amounts for 2005. 3. Calculate tax expense for Mozart Inc. for 2005.

Mozart Inc.'s taxable income for 2005 of $98,000 will be taxed at the 40% corporate tax rate. For tax purposes, its depreciation expense exceeded the depreciation used for financial reporting purposes by $27,000. Mozart has $45,000 of purchased goodwill on its books; during 2005 Mozart determined that the goodwill had suffered

Nelson, Inc

Nelson, Inc. purchased machinery at the beginning of 2005 for $90,000. Management used the straight-line method to depreciate the cost for financial reporting purposes and the sum of the years' digits method to depreciate the cost for tax purposes. The life of the machinery was estimated to be two years, and the salvage value

Also what tax considerations should be factored into the analysis?

I have this project that I'm working on and I have a question. Refer to the attached sheet, hypotheticaly now this company is able to reduce their cash gap by 20days how much additional cash will they have on hand and what would the savings on the annual cot of financing the cash gap at 8%. Also what tax considerations sho

Expected Return on Portfolio

What is the expected return on a portfolio comprised of $3,000 in stock K and $5,000 in stock L if the economy is normal? State of Probability of Returns if State Occurs Economy State of Economy Stock K Stock L Boom 20%

How many units to sell to limit potential loss?

The Wiltmore Co. would like to add a new product to complete their lineup. They want to know how many units they must sell to limit their potential loss to their initial investment. What is the quantity if their fixed costs are $12,000, the depreciation expense is $2,500, and the contribution margin is $1.30? (Round to whole

Supplies used during the year

Presented below is a balance sheet for the Don Lane Lawn Service at December 31, 2003. DON LANE LAWN SERVICE Balance Sheet December 31, 2003 Assets Liabilities and Stockholders' Equity Cash $12,000 Liabilities Accounts receivable 7,000 Accounts payable $ 8,000 Supplies 9,000 Notes payable 15,000 Equipment 11,00

Price for Stock

Buttercup's N More wants to offer some preferred stock that pays an annual dividend of $2.00 per share. The company has determined that stocks with familiar characteristics provide a 9 percent rate of return. What price should Buttercup's expect to receive per share for this stock offering?

Ellis Company accumulates the following adjustment data at December 31.

Ellis Company accumulates the following adjustment data at December 31. 1. Revenue of $800 collected in advance has been earned. 2. Salaries of $400 are unpaid. 3. Prepaid rent totaling $450 has expired. 4. Supplies of $350 have been used. 5. Revenue earned but unbilled totals $750. 6. Utility expenses of $300 are unpaid.