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Finance: Evalulate Proposals, Payback, NPV, IRR, Optimal Capital

A firm is evaluating a proposal which has an initial investment of $35,000 and has cash flows of $10,000 in year 1, $20,000 in year 2, and $10,000 in year 3. The payback period of the project is A) 1 year. B) 2 years. C) between 1 and 2 years. D) between 2 and 3 years. -- From the informatio

Equipment purchases: initial investment, cash flow, payback period, NPV

Please help with the following question and show all your work. 1. You have been asked by the President of your company to evaluate the proposed acquisition of a new special-purpose truck. The truck's basic price is $60,000. The truck falls into the four year class using straight line depreciation method, and it will be sold

Key Principles of Financial Managements

You have recently been appointed as the senior management accountant in a large listed company, XYZ plc which has divisions in a number of countries and trades globally. You have examined the financial management procedures of XYZ plc and have had discussions with the board of directors of the company. In doing so you have i

XYZ Co new machine: determine initial investment, payback period, NPV, IRR, MIRR

XYZ Co. is considering the purchase of a new machine. The machine will cost $250,000 and requires installation costs of $25,000. The existing machine can be sold currently for $25,070. It was purchased three years ago for $83,000 and depreciated using MACRS (you can find the table in the D.Sharing) for five years. It can be oper

NPV, Equivalent Units for Materials & Relevant Cost Questions

1. (TCO F) Loxham Corporation uses the weighted-average method in its process costing system. Data concerning the first processing department for the most recent month are listed below: Work in process, beginning: Units in beginning work in process inventory

Capital budgeting

I am currently taking an online class and I am trying to understand this problem that is deals with capital budgeting. The production department has been investigating possible ways to trim total production costs. One possibility currently being examined is to make the paint cans instead of purchasing them. The equipment need

Finance Case: Calculate WACC, NPV, PI, IRR and MIRR

See also enclosed Word document of the case study and excel spreadsheet for the financial exibit. Please help answer all questions. The Investment Detective The essence of capital budgeting and resource allocation is a search for good investments in which to place the firm's capital. The process can be simple when viewed i

Duron Company: Calculate IRR and NPV

Duron Company is considering a project requiring $1 million initial investment. Expected cash inflows will be: ? $25,000 in the first year ? $100,000 in the second year ? $200,000 per year for the next six years. a. Calculate the project's IRR and the NPV assuming an 8% cost of capitol. b. How much would each of t

Company A, Company B: Calculate ROI and residual income for each

The overall sales and operating data for two different companies are given below: Company A Company B Sales $ 6,000,000 $ 8,000,000 Average Operating Assets $ 1,500,000 $ 2,000,000 Net Operating Profit $ 400,000 $ 200,000 Stockholders' Equity $ 1,000,000 $ 1,500,000 Each firm's minimum rat

NPV: Calculate the investment rate of return and its NPV.

The following information is available about an investment opportunity. Investment will occur at time 0 and sales will commence at time 1. Initial cost $10 million Unit sales 100,000 Selling price per unit, this year $50 Variable cost per unit, this year $20 L

Interpret and analyze hurdle rates, return on equity, and project selection

Scenario: The meeting with the analyst went well. However, you want to crunch the numbers yourself to ensure accuracy. Furthermore, you need to consider the project in the broader context of how the new production facility can help the company increase output and, more importantly, profits. You know that the CFO will ask you

The President of EEC recently called a meeting to announce that one of the firm's largest suppliers of component parts has approached EEC about a possible purchase of the supplier.

Assignment: The President of EEC recently called a meeting to announce that one of the firm's largest suppliers of component parts has approached EEC about a possible purchase of the supplier. The President has requested that you and your staff analyze the feasibility of acquiring this supplier. Based on the following informati

Two alternatives 28

Question 28: (2 points) (Ignore income taxes in this problem.) Morrel University has a small shuttle bus that is in poor mechanical condition. The bus can be either overhauled now or replaced with a new shuttle bus. The following data have been gathered concerning these two alternatives: Present Bus New Bus Purchase c

Corporate Finance Multiple Choice Questions

Can you help me get started on these problems? 3) A $120,000.00 investment will pay $34,883.50 year one, $43,604.37 year two, $34,883.50 year three, $17,441.75 year four, and $8,720.87 year five, what is the IRR ? [a] 6.25% [b] 6.50% [c] 6.75% [d] 7.00% [e] 7.25% Hint: The necessary formula is IRR =

Finance Capital Budgeting

Can someone help with the following question? The following is stream of expect cash flows from a project to replace an old sail boat with a new one. The new boat will cost $15,000 and will be good for 5 years. It will be traded-in for another boat at the end of its useful life. The following cash flows are expected: Ye

Net present value with an initial cash flow

What is the net present value of a project that has an initial cash outflow of $12,670 and the following cash inflows? The required return is 11.5%. Year Cash Inflows 1 $4,375 2 $0 3 $8,750 4 $4,100 a) $218.68 b) $370.16 c) $768.20 d) $1,249.65 e) $1,371.02

Some Capital Budgeting

As Scoutmaster of your local scout troop, you have finally decided to give in to the numerous requests from your scouts to purchase a new smoke sifter for the troop. Scouts have told you the new smoke sifter will prove invaluable to the troop, allowing them to recruit new members and raise the troop's annual revenues by $1000 p

Find the present value of the following:

I need to verify the following short financial problems. Please, see an attachment. Thank you. Financial Planning & Controls Review Worksheet 1. Find the present value of the following: A. $1,200 in 5 years @ 5% B. $3,000 in 10 years @ 9% 2. Find the future value of the following: A. $1,500 in 6 years

Payback period, IRR and NPV

Your company uses a 12% annual rate to discount cash flows for NPV. The following table presents the costs of each investment (negative values in time zero) and the expected cash flows for each investment each year. Period A B C 0 -500 -2000 -500 1 200 400 300 2 300 500 200 3 400 800 100 4 500 900 0 5 0 1000 0 1

Key data regarding NPV

Project A and Project B are mutually exclusive projects with equal risk. Project A has an internal rate of return of 12 percent, while Project B has an internal rate of return of 15 percent. The two projects have the same net present value when the cost of capital is 7 percent. In other words, the crossover rate is 7 percent. As

Sacramento Paper is considering two mutaully exclusive projects: compute NPV

Sacramento Paper is considering two mutaully exclusive projects. Project A has an internal rate of return of 12 percent, while project B has an IRR of 14 percent. The two projects have the same risk, and when the cost of capital is 7 percent the projects have the same net present value (NPV). Assume each project has an initial c

Case 13 Glaxy Systems, Inc

Please see the attached and information as follows: - This is a revised - short version: - Proposal A: The auto airbags production division submitted a proposal for a new airbag model would cost $ 2,355,600 to develop. The anticipated revenue stream for the next 10 years was $ 400,000 per year. - Proposal B: The aerospace

Should You Take the Investment Opportunity?

Problem: You are considering opening a new plant. The plant will cost $100 million upfront and will take one year to build. After that, it is expected to produce profits of $30 million at the end of every year of production. The cash flows are expected to last forever. Calculate the NPV of this investment opportunity if your cos