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    Value of stock warrants

    The Preston Toy Co has warrants outstanding that allow the holder to purchase a share of stock for $22. (exercise price) The common stock is currently selling for $28, while the warrant is selling for $9.25 per share. a. What is the intrinsic (minimum) value of this warrant? b. What is the speculative premium on this warr

    Portfolio Managers and Commission on Products

    Do you care if the portfolio manager 'stays''? What effect can/should you expect with regard to the tenure (or lack thereof) of a particular portfolio manager? Are load (commission loaded) or no-load (commission free) products better? Why?

    Capital Structure and Dividend Policy : Dividend Paid

    Fletcher Corp. has a capital budget of $1,000,000, but it wants to maintain a target capital structure of 60% debt and 40% equity. The company forecasts this year's net income to be $600,000. If the company follows a residual dividend policy, what will be its dividend paid?

    Capital Structure and Dividend Policy : Recapitalization

    Jones Co. currently is 100% equity financed. The company is considering changing its capital structure. More specifically, Jones' CFO is considering a recapitalization plan in which the firm would issue long-term debt with a yield of 9% and use the proceeds to repurchase common stock. The recapitalization would not change the

    Calculating the Minimum Bid Price with Excess Capacity

    The Hughes Company is involved in a competitive bidding situation. Variable costs related to the project total $290,000. and allocated fixed overhead is $95,000. What cost figure should be used in setting a minimum bid price if Hughes has excess capacity?


    1. What is the meaning of the following sentence: Amortization affects the amount of interest expense? How does amortization of premium affect the amount of interest expense? How does amortization of discount affect the amount of interest expense? 2. Why might some stockholders be included to buy preferred stock rather th

    Five aboriginal trackers were not paid from 1880: what is PV of the unpaid amount?

    In 1880 five aboriginal trackers were each promised the equivalent of 100 Australian dollars for helping to capture the notorious outlaw Ned Kelley. In 1993 the granddaughters of two of the trackers claimed that this reward had not been paid. The prime minister of Victoria stated that, if this was true, the government would be h

    Coefficient of varitaion

    Five investments alternatives have the following returns and standard deviations of return. Alternative Returns-Expected Value Standard Deviation A $5,000 $1,200 B 4,000 600 C 4,000 800 D 8,000 3,200 E 10,000 900 Using

    Values of Investments

    Which would you prefer? a. An investment paying interest of 12 percent compounded annually. b. An investment paying interest of 11.7 percent compounded semiannually. c. An investment paying 11.5 percent compounded continuously. Work out the value of each of these investments after 1, 5, and 20 years.

    What is the PV of $100 received in

    What is the PV of $100 received in: a. Year 10 (at a discount rate of 1 percent). b. Year 10 (at a discount rate of 13 percent). c. Year 15 (at a discount rate of 25 percent). d. Each of years 1 through 3 (at a discount rate of 12 percent).

    Executive Summary of Honda Motor Company

    Headquartered in Japan, Honda Motor Company is one of the major producers of quality motor vehicles around the world. Honda's quality, innovation and reliability has made it one of the most sought after car brands in the world.

    Finance problem solving

    Please show the work on how each problem is done 3) You are trying to save for $140,000 Ferrari. You have $30,000 to invest and your bank pays 4.2% annual interest. How long before you have enough to buy the car? 8) In a typical month, Curfman Company receives 100 checks totaling $75,000. These are delayed 4 days on a

    Financial Math Examples

    Example: EC: = = 1.446-1 = .0446 or 44.6 percent 2/10, net 40 EC: = = 2/10, net 50 EC: = = 3/10, net 50 EC: = = 2/20, net 40 EC: = =

    Business Finance: calculate cash and current assets

    Cash Equation. A Company has a book net worth of $38,000. Long-term debt is $6,500. Net working capital, other than cash, is $4,300. Fixed assets are $32,500. How much cash does the company have? If current liabilities are $7,200, what are current assets?

    Business Finance: Calculating Cost of Equity

    Just need some help on this one problem. Calculating Cost of Equity. A company just issued a dividend of $2.30 per share on its common stock. The company is expected to maintain a constant 6 percent growth rate in its dividends indefinitely. If the stock sells for $42 a share, what is the company's cost of equity?

    Calculating the Total Percentage Gain on Shares

    An investor buys shares in the no-load Go-Go Mutual Fund on January 1 at a NAV of $ 21.20. At the end of the year the price is $ 25.40. Also the investor receives .50 cents in dividends and a capital gains distribution of .35 cents. What is the total percentage gain on the beginning NAV (round off to two places to the right of t

    Business risk versus financial risk

    This is a critical thinking and concepts review question. I am trying to figure out from the Essentials of corporate finance by Ross Westerfield Jordan 6e Book for my finance class. Business risk versus financial risk. -Explain what is meant by business and financial risk. Suppose firm A has greater business risk than fi

    MM Proposition 21-22

    21. In a world of no corporate taxes if the use of leverage does not change the value of the levered firm relative to the unlevered firm this is known as: MM Proposition III that the cost of stock is less than the cost of debt. MM Proposition I that leverage is invariant to market value. MM Proposit

    Pecking order

    13. The pecking order states how financing should be raised. In order to avoid asymmetric information problems and misinterpretation of whether management is sending a signal on security overvaluation the firm's first rule is to: finance with internally generated funds. always issue debt then the market won't

    The NuPress Valet Co. has an improved version of its hotel stand.

    11. The NuPress Valet Co. has an improved version of its hotel stand. The investment cost is expected to be $72 million and will return $13.5 million for 5 years in net cash flows. The ratio of debt to equity is 1 to 1. The cost of equity is 13%, the cost of debt is 9%, and the tax rate is 34%. The appropriate discount rate, ass

    Which of the following are examples of erosion?

    4. Which of the following are examples of erosion? (I) the loss of sales due to increased competition in the product market (II) the loss of sales because your chief competitor just opened a store across the street from your store (III) the loss of sales due to a new product which you recently introduced (IV) the loss of sal

    Contemporary Issues in Financial Management

    I need help in this area and suggestion if this is the right company to research the selected contemporary issue? Thank you!! How many credits will i need to answer following questions? evaluate the impact of mergers and acquisitions on Exxon/mobile In your evaluation be sure to address the following items:Describe your selecte

    Capital Budgeting : Internal Rate of Return

    Rockmont Recreation Inc. is considering a project that has the following cash flow data. What is the project's IRR? Note that a projected IRR can be less than the WACC (and even negative), in which case it will be rejected. Year: 0 1 2 3 4 Cash flows: -$1,000 $250 $23

    Capital Budgeting : Weighted Average Cost of Capital

    Blanchford Enterprises is considering a project that has the following cash flow and WACC data. What is the project's NPV? Note that a project's projected NPV can be negative, in which case it will be rejected. WACC = 10% Year: 0 1 2 3 4 Cash flows: -$1,000 $475 $475


    Many corporate acquisitions result in losses to the acquiring firms' stockholders. Accordingly, why do firms purchase other corporations? Are they simply paying too much for the acquired corporation? A co-worker asks your opinion. Specifically state the reasons for your argument. PLEASE TO PROVIDE REFERENCE AND CITATION IN AP