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    Global Technology's Capital Structure

    1. Weighted average cost of capital Global Technology's capital structure is as follows: Debt 35% Preferred stock 15 Common equity 50 The after-tax cost of debt is 6.5 percent; the cost of preferred stock is 10 percent; and the cost of common equity (in the form of retained earnings) is 13.5 percent Calculate Global Tech

    Business and Economics Statistics:SPSS

    SPSS computation and Interpretation: Barron's conducts an annual review of online brokers, including both brokers that can be accessed via a Web browser, as well as direct-access brokers that connect customers directly with the broker's network server. Each broker's offerings and performance are evaluated in six areas, using a

    Weighted Average Cost of Capital ( WACC )

    If the current interest rate on new debt is 9% and the marginal tax rate is 40% and the capital structure is: Debt: $104,000,000 Common Equity: $156,000,000 Total Liabilities and Equity: $260,000,000 How do I figure the weighted average cost of capital (WACC)?

    Analyze the advantages and disadvantages of consumer credit

    Details: If a good friend of yours has had serious financial misfortunes lately and is unable to meet her debt payments, what advice can you give? Be sure to include the topic of bankruptcy because she has heard that it eliminates all your credit problems. In your discussion, distinguish between straight bankruptcy and a wage ea

    Stock Dividend Earnings

    A stock sells for $40. The next dividend will be $4 per share. If the rate of return earned on reinvested funds is 15 percent and the company reinvests 40 percent of earnings in the firm, what must be the discount rate?

    cost and profit of the business commodity

    Let R(q) = 1/100 x^2 be a revenue function and C(q) = sqrt(x) be a cost function for a particular business commodity. a) Demonstrate that C(q) = R(q) at approximately q =21.544. b) Determine the marginal cost and marginal revenue functions. c) Suppose the supply and demand for this commodity equalize at q=25. Determine the

    Project Management : Matching or Chasing Demand, Outsourcing and Costs

    The Austin, Texas plant of Computer Products produces floppy disk units for personal and small business computers. Gerald Knox, the plant's production planning director, is looking over next year's sales forecasts for these products and will be developing an aggregate capacity plan for the plant. The quarterly sales forecasts

    Product structure tree & MRP schedule

    Assume that Product Z is made up of two units of A and four units of B. A is made of three units of C and four units of D. D is made of two units of E. The lead time for Z is two weeks and for E the lead time is three weeks. The lead time for all other units is one week. The demand for Z is 100 units in Week 10 and 200 unit

    List-Chromatic Numbers

    Show that K3,3 has list-chromatic number 3. Please can you explain what does list-chromatic number means and don't forget to draw a graph.

    Calculate Bond Face Value

    Please help with the following problem. Provide calculations and explanations. 1. How much should a $1,000-face-value bonds sell for, assuming the following conditions: - The bond pays a coupon of 11% - The coupon payments are paid annually. - The required rate of return on similar-risk investments is 9%. - T

    Compare the relative performance of the FCFS, SPT,EDD,S/RO and CR rules.

    The repair manager at Standard Components needs to develop a priority schedule for repairing 8 Dell pc's. Each job requires analysis using the same diagnostic system. Futhermore,each job will require additional processing after the diagnostic evaluation. The manager does not expect any rescheduling delays,and the jobs are to mov

    Choosing Investments and Projects

    1. Determine which of the two investment projects a manager should choose if the discount rate of the firm is 10 percent. The first project promises a profit of $100,000 in each of the next four years, while the second project promises a profit of $75,000 in each of the next six years. 2. Determine which of two investment pro

    Business Ethics : Ethics in Selling

    For many months your prospective ERP customer has been analyzing the hundreds of assumptions built into the $800,000 ERP software you are selling. So far, you have knocked yourself out to try to make this sale. If the sale goes through, you will reach your yearly quota and get a nice bonus. On the other hand, loss of this sal

    FOQ rule, L4L rule, and POQ rule.

    Figure 15.35 (attached) shows a partially completed inventory record for the rear wheel subassembly. a) Complete the last 3 rows of the record for an FOQ of 300 units b) complete the last 3 rows of the record by using the L4L rule c) Complete the last 3 rows by using the POQ rule,with p=4.

    Statistics involving types of data viz, nominal, ordinal, interval and ratio.

    Every night before closing, the night manager counts the amount of money in the cash register. The amount of money in the cash register is an example of what level of data? nominal ordinal interval ratio Question 2 Which of the following refers to when a researcher gathers data on a group to describe or rea

    Demand and Production Strategy

    Management at Davis Corporation has determined the following demand schedule in units. Month Demand Month Demand 1 500 7 1,400 2 800 8 1,200 3 1,000 9 1,000 4 1,400 10 2,400 5 2,000 11 3,000 6

    Incremental Analysis of Jefferson Plaza Hotel

    Incremental Analysis: The Jefferson Plaza Hotel is a deluxe four star establishment. Late on Friday, it had 10 of its 200 rooms available when the desk clerk received a call from the Riley Hotel. The Riley Hotel made a booking error, and did not have room for three guests (each of whom had a "confirmed" room). The Riley wants t

    Measurement Scale, Probability, Estimation

    1. A large manufacturing company in Indianapolis produces valves for the chemical industry. According to specifications, one particular valve is supposed to have a five-inch opening on the side. Quality control inspectors take random samples of these valves just after the hole is bored. They measure the size of the hole in an ef

    Managerial Accounting

    Fabert Corp uses the weighted-average method in its process costing system. The Assembly Department started the month with 16,000 units in its beginning work in process inventory that were 40% completed with respect to conversion costs. An additional 60,000 units were transferred in from the prior department during the month t

    Bond Yields

    A bond has 10 years until maturity, a coupon rate of 8 percent, and sells for $1,100. a. What is the current yield on the bond? b. What is the yield to maturity?

    Transportation Problem

    The Darby Company manufactures and distributes meter used to measure electric power consumption. The company started with a small production plant in El Paso and gradually built a customer base throughout Texas. A distribution center was established in Ft. Worth, Texas later, as business expanded to the north, a second distrib


    1) A fast-food restaurant serves hamburgers, cheeseburgers, and chicken sandwiches. The restaurant counts a cheeseburger as equivalent to 1.25 hamburgers and chicken sandwiches as 0.8 hamburger. Current employment is five full-time employees (each working a 40-hour week). a) If the restaurant sold 700 hamburgers, 900 chee

    A soft drink maker has identified two options for the expansion of production.

    A soft drink maker wants to expand into a neighboring country. They want the product bottled in that country to avoid political issues and to enhance the local image of the product. They have identified two options for the expansion. The first is to build a highly automated process. The economies of scale would allow them to

    Various Probability Questions

    1. Telephone calls arrive at the rate of 48 per hour at the reservation desk for the David Parker. Find the probability of receiving 3 calls in a five-minute period. Put your answer in the form 0.xxxx (four places) with no additional symbols or numbers. 2. Consider a binomial experiment with 2 trials and p = 0.4. Find the

    Business Math

    You asked the employees of Financial Outsourcing , Inc, to provide some sample informational questions to put on the FAQ ( Frequently Asked Questions ) page within the company web site. These are the questions they supplied: 1. Sally worked 48 hours this week. Her overtime rate is 1.5 times the regular rate.

    Online Shopping: Inventory and Taxes

    You are shopping for office supplies and furnishings for your company, Financial Outsourcing, Inc. You may use comparative shopping web search engines. 1. Choose three physical products you would like to buy (e.g., office supplies, furniture, books). Find a website that allows you to purchase these items online. Find the p