E 12-6 On February 18, 2011, Union Corporation purchased 10,000 shares of IBM common stock as a long-term investment at $60 per share. On December 31, 2011, and December 31, 2012, the market value of IBM stock is $58 and $61 per share, respectively. Required: 1.What is the appropriate reporting category for this invest
Use the formula stated: Contribution Margin = Revenue - Variable Costs (CM = R - VC) Your top two Agents ... Let's call them ... Agent J and Agent K, both bring in two "must do deals" with new extraterrestrial ah ... accounts. Agent J's is for $ 100,000 ... 50 units at sales price $2,000 per unit Agent K's is for $ 50,0
a. What is the definition of price elasticity of demand? b. Explain the relationship between price elasticity and total revenue? How does price elasticity of demand affect a firmâ??s pricing decisions? c. How does the availability of substitutes affect price elasticity of demand? Provide examples. Pleas
EMC Corporation has never paid a dividend. It's current free cash flow of $400,000 is expected to grow at a constant rate of 5%. The weighted average cost of capital is WACC = 12%. Calculate EMC'S value of operations.
Manyops, Inc., is a manufacturing firm that has experienced strong competition in its traditional business. Management is considering joining the trend to the "service economy" by eliminating its manufacturing operations and concentrating on providing specialized maintenance services to other manufacturers. Management of Manyop
Security Annual Percentage Return U.S. government T-bills 7.56 Long-term government bonds 10.12 Long-term corporate bonds 11.64 Large capitalization common stoc
5. The agency problem can seriously restrain the economic success of a company. What avenues are available to shareholders to bring their goals and those of management into alignment? 6. What is the corporate tax paid by a firm with taxable income of $300,000, given the following tax tables.$0 - $50,000 15%$50,000 - $75,000 2
If a firm attempts to maximize its fundamental stock price, is this good or bad for society? I have a text that explains that it can be good for society, but I need a little more information and a couple of sources.
Need to show calculations in excel #1: During the year, the Senbet Discount Tire Company had gross sales of $1.2 million. The firm's cost of goods sold and selling expenses were $450,000 and $225,000, respectively. Senbet also had notes payable of $900,000. These notes carried an interest rate of 9%. Depreciation was $110,0
Top management of the Gates Corporation is trying to construct a performance evaluation system to use to evaluate each of its three divisions. This past years financial data are as follows: Division A Division B Division C Total assets
ELN Waste Management has a subsidiary that disposes of hazardous waste and a subsidiary that collects and disposes of residential garbage. Information related to the two subsidiaries follows. Hazardous Waste Residential Waste Total assets
Consider two companies: Quantum Products and Aquafin Products. Senior managers at Quantum Products are evaluated in terms of increases in profit. In fiscal 2011, Quantum Products had a net operating profit after taxes of $2,500,000 and invested capital of $25,000,000. In fiscal 2012, the company had net operating profit after ta
Which of the following should be considered when a company estimates the cash flows used to analyze a proposed project? a. The new project is expected to reduce sales of one of the company's existing products by 5%. b. Since the firm's director of capital budgeting spent some of her time last year to evaluate the new project
In recent years banks have shown a greater tendency to loan out available funds rather than invest them. What impact, if any, does this have on the effectiveness of monetary policy actions taken by the Federal Reserve? Why do you suppose that the banks are under-going this change?
Sub-Prime Loan Company is thinking of opening a new office, and the key data are shown below. The company owns the building that would be used, and it could sell it for $100,000 after taxes if it decides not to open the new office. The equipment for the project would be depreciated by the straight-line method over the project's
TexMex Food Company is considering a new salsa whose data are shown below. The equipment to be used would be depreciated by the straight-line method over its 3-year life and would have a zero salvage value, and no new working capital would be required. Revenues and other operating costs are expected to be constant over the proje
As a member of UA Corporation's financial staff, you must estimate the Year 1 cash flow for a proposed project with the following data. What is the Year 1 cash flow? Sales revenues, each year $42,500 Depreciation $10,000 Other operating costs $17,000 Interest expense $4,000 Tax rate 35.0%.
Clemson Software is considering a new project whose data are shown below. The required equipment has a 3-year tax life, after which it will be worthless, and it will be depreciated by the straight-line method over 3 years. Revenues and other operating costs are expected to be constant over the project's 3-year life. What is t
As assistant to the CFO of Boulder Inc., you must estimate the Year 1 cash flow for a project with the following data. What is the Year 1 cash flow? Sales revenues $13,000 Depreciation $4,000 Other operating costs $6,000 Tax rate 35.0%
Debt crisis of Greece: what is it about? What are the positive and negative impacts of the subject to finance development?
Task: To avoid unnecessary intervention and outsider control in your venture firm, is it best to mobilize finances from your own assets, family, and friends. How far do you agree with this statement?
1. Losses to Callaghan Company are assumed to be distributed normally, with a mean of $75,000 and a standard deviation of $4,000. Calculate the probable range of losses if the risk manager desires 95 percent confidence in the estimate. 2. QAZ Company owns a fleet of 100 automobiles, for which the probability of loss is appro
3-1 Green Sisters has a DSO of 20 days. The company's average daily sales are $20,000. What is the level of its accounts receivable? Assume there are 365 days in a year. 3-2 Vigo Vacations has an equity multiplier of 2.5. The company's assets are financed with some combination of long- term debt and common equity. What
Please see the attached file. Garber Company uses a traditional activity-based costing system to assign $600,000 of committed resource costs for customer service on the basis of the following information gathered from interviews with customer service personnel: Activity Time Percentage Estimated Cost Driver Qua
You've decided to take a trip to San Juan, Puerto Rico. You will leave one month from today and stay for 7 nights. You need to purchase a plane ticket and a hotel room. Search for these two items individually at airline and hotel web sites. What airline and hotel did you find, and what were the prices of each? Next, search f
(3-1) Days Sales Outstanding Greene Sisters has a DSO of 20 days. The companys average daily sales are $20,000. What is the level of its accounts receivable? Assume there are 365 days in a year. (3-2) Debt Ratio Vigo Vacations has an equity multiplier of 2.5. The companys assets are financed with some combination of long-term
Uniformity of prices within an industry indicates a lack of competition within the market. Do you agree? Justify your view with reasons and examples.
At the start of the year, Frigicor estimated that the company would produce 480 refrigeration units during the year (40 per month). Annual fixed overhead costs were estimated to be $600,000 ($50,000 per month), and estimated variable overhead costs were estimated to be $500 per unit. Standard cost per unit was set at $3,450: St
True or false? A government's unreserved general fund balance at the year-end is ordinarily indicative of the amount that the government has available for appropriation in future years. Explain and provide an example to support your answer.
The Clayton Corporation has warrants outstanding that permits the holder to purchase one share of common stock per warrant at $30. What is the expiration value of Clayton's warrants if the common stock is currently selling at $20 per share? Please show the method of arriving at the answer. The name of the book this question