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NPV and IRR : explained

NPV/IRR. Consider projects A and B. Cash Flows, Dollars Project C0 C1 C2 NPV at 10% A -30,000 21,000 21,000 +$6,446 B -50,000 33,000 33,000 + 7,273 Calculate IRRs for A and B. Which project does the IRR rule suggest is best? Which project is really best?

Comprehensive Depreciation Computation - Sheryl Crow Corporation

(Comprehensive Depreciation Computations) Sheryl Crow Corporation, a manufacturer of steel products, began operations on October 1, 2006. The accounting department of Crow has started the fixed-asset and depreciation schedule presented on page 563. You have been asked to assist in completing this schedule. In addition to ascert

Bond Price, Future Value of Investment, Annuity

1. Today is t=0. Consider the following bonds in which the first coupon payment (if any) will begin in t=1. Bond.....................Coupon Rate (Annual payment).................Maturity (years) A..............................................0%....................................................3 B...................

PV of uncertain cash flows

Question and answers are provided: But, Please Use a BA II calculator to solve. I need to learn how to solve with a BA II financial calculator. please list, step by step instructions. See Below: 9. PV of uncertain cash flows . A project with a 3-year life has the following probability distributions for possible end-o

Saving for Retirement

1. Assume that you are 40 years old and wish to retire at age 65. You expect to be able to average a 6% annual rate of interest on your savings over your lifetime (both prior to retirement and after retirement). You would like to save enough money to provide $8,000 per year beginning at age 66 in retirement income to supplement

Calculating Annuity Values

Need help solving the following problem: Deposited $3,000 at the end of each of the next 20 years into an account paying 10.5% interset, how much money will I have in 20 years, and have if I make deposits for 40 years?

Return on Investing $9,000 Today

Complete the following Problems from Foundations of Financial Management (11th ed.) Stanley B. Block and Geoffrey A. Hirt Irwin/McGraw-Hill, 2005 Burr Ridge, IL Chapter 9 3. If you invest $9,000 today, how much will you have: a. In 2 years at 9 percent? b. In 7 years at 12 percent? c. In 25 years at 14 percen

Stephanie must decide between two alternatives for the weekend

See attachment. Stephanie must decide between two alternatives for the weekend: babysitting or yard work. If she baby sits, she will receive $40 and will incur $15 in food and snack costs. If she does yard work, she will receive $40 and will incur $3 in lawn mower gas and oil costs and $5 in snack costs. The amount to be rece

Determinants of Interest Rates Questions

1. Calculate the present value of $5,000 received five years from today if your investments pay: a. 6 percent compounded annually b. 8 percent compounded annually c. 10 percent compounded annually d. 10 percent compounded semi-annually e. 10 percent compounded quarterly What do your answers to these questions tell you

Present Value

If I receive $550 each quarter for the next 5 years and receive an investment return of 8% compounded quarterly, what is the present value? $550 received per quarter for the next five years. Invest and receive a return of 8% compounded quarterly. What is the prevent value worth? Please show me the steps of how you solve th

Solving Various Finance-Related Questions

1.) If Company A is acquiring Company B, how do I complete the following table? Table 1 Net Annual Cash Flow Discount Rate Estimated Value Company A $42,274 0.09 Company B $13,658 0.12 "Before A+B" Benefits -------------------------- ---------------------- --------------------- Less Currency Risk $1,850 0.05 Cost

Compound Interest

Here are the exercises: Can you also briefly explain why with 2-3 sentences, Thank you I am trying to better understand it. 1. (Compound interest) To what amount will the following investments accumulate? Why you think this way? a. $5,000 invested for 10 years at 10 percent compounded annually b. $8,000 invested for 7 years

Compute the payback period. Is this a good measure of profitability? 2. Compute the NPV. Should Simon accept the proposal? Why or why not? 3. Compute the IRR. How does this compare with the required rate of return? Should Simon accept the proposal? 4. Using the accounting rate of return model, compute the rate of return on the initial investment.

Bob's Big Burgers is considering a proposal to invest in a speaker system that would allow its employees to service drive-through customers. The cost of the equipment (including installation of special windows and driveway modifications) is $30,000. Jenna Simon, manager of Bob's, expects the drive-through operation to increase a

T-F questions about taxation of corporations and partnerships

Please answer the attached questions with True or False. 1. Unreasonable compensation can be reclassified as a nondeductible dividend payment to the shareholder. 2. The corporation cannot deduct as a business expense interest payments to creditors who are also shareholders. 3. The IRS determines that compensation i

Financial Management

1)Rocking Horse Corporation reported net income for 2004 of $100,000, sales of $300,000, expenses (excluding depreciation) of $150,000, and depreciation expense of $50,000. The company's accounts receivable balance increased by $25,000 during the year and its accounts payable balance remained the same. The company's change in

P4-37 Annuities and Compounding

P4-37 Annuities and compounding Janet Boyle intends to deposit $300 per year in a credit union for the next 10 years, and the credit union pays an annual interest rate of 8%. a. Determine the future value that Janet will have at the end of 10 years, given that end-of-period deposits are made and no interest is withdrawn, if (1)

Forbes Company, Rice Corporation, Dolan Co.

Just wanted verification to see if I did anything wrong for the following questions. file attached. 1. Forbes Company paid $7,200 on June 1, 2004 for a two-year insurance policy and recorded the entire amount as Insurance Expense. The December 31, 2004 adjusting entry is a. debit Insurance Expense and credit Prepaid In

How large should the deposits be?

You want to purchase a car for $40,000 when you graduate in two years. At that time you will take out a 5-year bank loan at 12% compounded monthly. Based on your estimated earnings, you think you will be able to afford loan payments of $750 per month. You plan to save up the difference between the cost of the car and the amou

Time value of money

The Stein family wants to buy a small vacation house in a year and a half. They expect it to cost $75000 at that time. They have the following sources of money. 1. They have $10000 currently in a bank account that pays 6% compounded monthly. 2. Uncle Murray has promised to give them $1000 a month for 18months starting today.

Value of cash flows

Question 3 (TVM) (15 marks) Consider the following stream of cash flows: where the payments of X start one year from today and last for 10 years; and the payments of Y start in 11 years from now and last forever. The interest rate is 4%. (a) If X = $100 and Y = $200, what is the present value of this stream? (4 marks) (b

How much larger or smaller is the bank loan payment than the lease payment?

Sutton Corporation, which has a zero tax rate due to tax loss carry-forwards, is considering a 5-year, $6,000,000 bank loan to finance service equipment. The loan has an interest rate of 10% and would be amortized over 5 years, with 5 end-of-year payments. Sutton can also lease the equipment for 5 end-of-year payments of $1,79

Completing Form 1040 using Schedule A

John R. Lane (SSN 123-44-6666) lives at 1010 Ipsen Street, Yorba Linda, California 90102. John, a single taxpayer, age 66, provided 100% of his cousin's support. The cousin lives in Arizona. He wants to take advantage of the presidential election campaign check-off. John is an accountant. Other relevant information includes S

Present value of 3 proposals

Mr. Boone wife was killed in a car accident late one night. Mr. Boone is looking to sue the Frozen Food Company because the driver of the Frozen Food Company's truck was drunk and caused the accident that killed Mrs. Boone. After much negotiating with the law firm that represented the Frozen Food Company. The attorney for

Annuity and dividends for common stocks.

1) Morgan Jennings, a geography professor, invests $50,000 in a parcel of land that is expected to increase in value by 12 percent per year for the next five years. He will take the proceeds and provide himself with a 10-year annuity. Assuming a 12 percent interest rate, how much will this annuity be? 2) Folic Acid, Inc.