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Business ratios

APPENDIX... Use to calculate ratios Income Statement 2007 Sales 3,000 Cost of Goods (1,350) Sell,Admin,Gen'l Expenses (1,050) Interest Expense (150) Profit Before Tax 450 Tax (180) Profit after Tax 270 Bal

Estimating Sales and Profit After Tax

The company is "Ties for U" and my boss wants to estimate profits for next year(2008) and then determine the percentage growth from 2007 to 2008. Some assumptions: - The marketing folk expect the total market for ties in 2008 to be 10 million ties. - The expect "Ties for U" to capture 20% of the market next year.(how many t

Bankruptcy and Financial Distress

Here are the problems Which of the following is not an indirect cost of bankruptcy? Legal Fees Delayed Liquidation Costs to Creditors Loss of Customers Which of the following is not an indirect cost of bankruptcy? Loss of Suppliers Fire Sales of Assets Costs of Appraisers Loss of Emplo

Network Flow Models and Supply and Demand Nodes

Acme Manufacturing makes a variety of household appliances at a single manufacturing facility. The expected demand for one of these appliances during the next four months is shown in the following table along with the expected production costs and the expected capacity for producing these items. Month 1 2 3 4 Demand 420 580 3

Interest; Time Value of Money; Present and Future Values

You just turned 25. you plan on saving a equal amount in your 401K at the of each year for 40 years (your 65th birthday). You expect to earn 9% pa during this time frame. at 65 you will begin drawing down on this account $75,000 annually. You expect to live to be 90 years old (25 years). You earn 5% on the account during your re

Calculating Population Growth

Pick a country of your choice that is experiencing population growth.(I picked Mexico City,Mexico;18,131,000 in 2007, r is 1.7% expected to double in 40 years (0.69/0.017=40.6) pop. growth rate 1.142%(2008 est)( don't know what to do here...find the most recent population co

Interest and Present Value

Marshall, McManus, & Viele text Ch. 6, problem P6-26 a, b, c, and d only Present value calculations. Using a present value table, your calculator, or a computer program present value function, answer the following questions: Required: a. What is the present value of nine annual cash payments of $4,000, to be paid at the e

Barnett Clinic - Annual Depreciation Problem

The Barnett Clinic purchased a new surgical laser for $64,000. The estimated salvage value is $4,000. The laser has a useful life of five years and the clinic expects to use it 10,000 hours. It was used 1,600 hours in year 1; 2,100 hours in year 2; 2,400 hours in year 3; 1,900 hours in year 4; 2,000 hours in year 5. Instructio

Stocks and Options Options: Black-Scholes

Please help with the following problem. Provide the solution in Excel. Consider the following. You hold an American call on company S that will expire in one year. The stock is currently priced in the market at 100. and your exercise price is 75. In six months tile cmpan will spin-off one of its subsidiaries. B. Note that ti

Determining the Risk Premium and Capital Asset Pricing Model

Suppose Intel stock has a beta of 2.16, whereas Boeing stock has a beta of 0.69. If the risk-free interest rate is 4% and the expected return of the market portfolio is 10%, what is the expected return of a portfolio that consists of 60% Intel stock and 40% Boeing stock, according to the CAPM?

Logistics - Transport Strategy

1. A traffic manager has two options in scheduling a truck to make multiple pickups and deliveries. The pick-up delivery problem is shown pictorially in figure 6-11. The traffic manager can ship the accumulated volumes as single shipments between the designated points or can use the stop-off privilege at $25 per stop for any


Identify one or more control procedures (either general or application controls, or both) that would guard against each of the following errors or problems. Leslie Thomas, a secretary at the university, indicated that she had worked 40 hours on her regular time card. The university paid her for 400 hours worked that week. Th

Statistics: Hypothesis, Probability, Decision Rule

These are the instructions for these problems. All text problem assignments must include the problem statement, calculations, formulas, and your method of analysis. Problems should be done in excel - copied and paste into word doc. 8.48 A sample of 20 pages was taken without replacement from the 1,591-page phone director

Flexible Budget

The flexible budget at the 70,000-unit and the 80,000-unit levels of activity is shown below. 70,000 Units 80,000 Units 90,000 Units Sales . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $1,400,000

Hypothesis Testing: Normal and Independent

In a one-tailed test A. The rejection region is in one of the tails. B. The rejection region is split between the tails. C. The p-value is always less than the significance level. D. The p-value is always more than the significance level. To conduct a one sample test of means and use the z distribution as the test sta

Shareholder's / Treasury Stock

As of December 31, 2006, Warner Corporation reported the following: Dividends payable 20,000 Treasury Stock 600,000 Paid-in capital-share repurchase 20,000 Other paid-in capital accounts 4,000,000 Retained earnings 3,000,000 During 2007, hal

Corporations / Shareholder's

1. The net assets of a corporation equal to: A. Contributed capital. B. Retained earnings. C. Shareholders' equity. D. None of the above. 2. The corporate charter sometimes is known as (a): A. Articles of incorporation. B. Statement of organization. C. By-laws. D. Registration statement. 3. The preemp

Decision analysis interpretation.

I need help solving Problem 3-22, Problem 3-40 and Problem 3-42 in the attached file 3-22 In Problem 3-21 you helped Allen Young determine the best investment strategy. Now, Young is thinking about paying for a stock market newsletter. A friend of Young said that these types of letters could predict very accurately whether th

Prepare a stockholder's equity section...Financial Accounting

PROBLEM #1 Prepare a stockholders' equity section. Financial Accounting E11-8 Wells Fargo & Company, headquartered in San Francisco, is one of the nation's largest financial institutions. It reported the following selected accounts (in millions) as of December 31, 2004. Retained earnings $27,143 Preferred stock 270 Co

Omar Company: Compare the effects of a stock dividend and a stock split.

E12-10 On October 31, the stockholders' equity section of Omar Company consists of common stock $600,000 and retained earnings $900,000. Omar is considering the following two courses of action: (1) declaring a 5% stock dividend on the 60,000, $10 par value shares outstanding, or (2) effecting a 2-for-1 stock split that will redu

Financial management

Calculate the tax disadvantage to organizing a U. S. business today, after passage of the Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2003, as a corporation versus a partnership under the following conditions. Assume that all earnings will be paid out as cash dividends. Operating income ( operating profit before taxes) will

Data and integers

1. Find the median of the following set of numbers. 45, 21, 54, 22, 65, 61 Solution, explanation: 2. The following scores were recorded on a 100-point examination: 95, 75, 76, 86, 96, 71, 68, 81, 95, 76, 69, 82, 93, 88, 94 Find the mean and median final examination scores. Solution, explanation:

Business Math : Income Statement and Vertical Analysis

II. Create an income statement that finds the gross profit and net income for ABC Computers for the year ending August 31, 2007 if the company had net sales of $28,625; cost of goods sold of $13,247; and operating expenses of $2,752. III. Complete a vertical analysis of the income statement in part two. IV. In 2

Static budget

Please see attached document. Sharifi Hospital basis its budgets on patient-visits. The hospital's static budget for October appears below: Budgeted number of patient visits 8,500 Budgeted variable overhead costs: Supplies (@$4.70 per patient-visit) $39,950 Laundry (@$7.80 per patient-visit) 66,300 Total v

Cost accounting

Question 1 Jordan Company produced 150,000 floor lamps during the past calendar year. Jordan had 2,500 floor lamps in finished goods inventory at the beginning of the year. At the end of the year, there were 11,500 floor lamps in finished goods inventory. The lamps sell for $50 each. Jordan's accounting records provide the fol