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Ratio analysis

Please help with the 3 discussion parts of the question, and review the work performed. Instructions (a) Calculate the following liquidity ratios for the current year, and discuss the relative liquidity of the two companies. 1 Current ratio. 2 Quick (acid-test) ratio. 3 Current cash debt coverage. 4 Accounts receivabl

Ratio Analysis

RATIO ANALYSIS The condensed financial statements of Farr Corporation for 2003 are presented below. Farr Corporation Farr Corporation Balance Sheet Income Statement December 31, 2003

Anderson Tools Company: financial analysis and project outline

Project Outline Part 1: Summary in English- Translate B+S and I+S in general format Part 2: Start analyzing the summary with comperative statement analysis for both B+S AND I+S (Horizontal Analysis) Part 3: Common size Comparison (Vertical Analysis) B+S (TOTAL) AND I+S (GROSS SALES GS OR NET SALES NS) Part 4: Sour

Break Even Point in a case study

Please help with the following problem. Hello, I need help solving the problem below in this case study, attached is the case. Questions: - What would the breakeven sales volume per month, assuming a ratio of two RC1 sold for each RC2 sold? (compute variable cost per unit and fixed cost per month) - What level of

MBA - Finance Problem Set

1. A firm has $30,000 of inventory. If this represents 30 days' sales, what is the annual cost of goods sold? What is the inventory turnover ratio? 2. On average, it takes Microlimp's customers 60 days to pay their bills. If Microlimp has annual sales of $500 million, what is the average value of unpaid bills? 3. How would the

Calculating Asset Activity Ratios

I need to calculate the following asset activity ratios for the end of 1999. 1. Average Collection Period 2. Inventory Turnover 3. Total Asset Turnover.

Joe and Mary's Dog Food, Financial Statement Analysis. Calculate ratios

**Please see attachment for case study info and balance sheet and income statement. 1. Create Funds statements for 2001, 2002 and 2003. 2. Calculate the following ratios for 2000: Current ratio, Quick ratio, Inventory turnover ratio, Gross profit Margin, Net profit margin, ROA, Asset turnover ratio, fixed asset turnover ra

Break even points are denoted.

You own a company that manufactures and sells widgets. Your sales for last year were $100,000. Each widget sells for $8.50. The cost of material for each widget is $4.00 and last years labor cost was $285,000.00. The fixed costs for the operation are $185,000. What is the break-even in widgets and dollars.

Ratio of liabilites to stockholders equity

Lowes is a major competition to Home Depot in the home improvement business and operates over 700 stores. For the years ending January 31,2003 and Feb 1,2002 lowes reported the following balance sheet data in millions. 2003- total assets-16,109 total liabilities-8302 2002- total assets-13,736- totoal liabilites-7062 a. det

Data for Barry Computer Company and its industry averages follow

Data for Barry Computer Company and its industry averages follow: A. Calculate the indicated ratios for Barry. B. Construct and extend DuPont evaluation for both Barry and the industry. C. Outline Barry's strengths and weaknesses as revealed by your analysis. D. Suppose Barry had doubled i

Determine the NLF, NSF and the liquidity ratio

Determine the NLF, NSF and the liquidity ratio for the FY ending on January 31st, 2004. Please show all work. Use the following links for Staples:

Attack ratio and Postitive predictive value

I am having diffiuculty with 2 questions. 1. Does specificity, or prevalence have a greater effect on positive predicitve values (PPV)? 2. 200 people at a dinner. 122 people get sick. 150 (of the 200) had ice cream- 118 got sick, while- 50 (of the 200) had pie- 4 got sick. Which desert was responsible for the ill

Fixed annual and variable costs

Please help me solve this problem. The Retread Tire Company recaps tires. The fixed annual cost of the recaping operation is $60,000. The variable cost of recapping a tire is $9. The company charges $25 to recap a tire. a) For annual volume of 12,000 tires, determine the total cost, total revenue, and profit. b) Determine

Statement of Cash Flow: The financial statements of Frank B Robinson Company appear below. a) Prepare a statement of cash flow using the indirect method b) Compute the following cash basis ratios 1) Current cash debt coverage ratio 2) Cash return on sales ratio 3) Cash debt coverage ratio

The financial statements of Frank B Robinson Company appear below (See attachment) Additional Information ?          Dividends declared and paid were $ 3000 ?          During the year equipment was sold for $ 8500 cash. The equipment cost $18,000 originally and had a book value of $8,500 at the time of

Accounting - Financial Ratios

Financial Ratios: Given below are comparative balance sheets and an income statement for the Richmond Corporation...Please see attachment for table All sales were made on account. Cash dividends declared during the year totaled $57, 150. Compute the following: a) Average accounts receivable turnover b) Average invento


1) Chuck McElravy owns Common Grounds Coffee House, near the campus of Manatee College. The business has cash of $2,000 and furniture that cost $8,000. Liabilities include accounts payable of $1,000 and a $6,000 note payable. How much equity does McElravy have in the business? Using the above figures, write the accounting eq

Calculating Ratios etc

1. Calculating Ratios. Here are simplified financial statements of Phone Corporation from a recent year. Income Statement (Figures in millions of dollars) Net Sales 13,193 Cost of goods sold 4,060 Other Expenses 4,049 Depreciation 2,518 Earings before interest and taxes (EBIT) 2,566 Int

Acoounting Problems from Textbook

I am having problems with this question from my Textbook. Managerial Accounting by Needles and Crosson. Here it is: Question 1: Hans Echt is the president of the Ivers Plastics Division of Treat Industries. Management is considering a new product featuring a dashing medieval knight posed on a beautiful horse. Called Charg

Managerial Economics

Dragon, Inc. is a large marketing company that sells recorded DVDs to phone-in customers. Demand for Dragon's products is running ahead of the firm's capacity to process orders so that customers are encountering busy signals when attempting to place telephone orders, and many customers are giving up. Dragon estimates that sales

Help with accounting and ratio analysis

I need help with the following problem Can you use Dell 2000 as the company? Obtain an annual report and discuss information sources. If your library has a common stock investment advisory service such as Moody?s Handbook of Common Stocks, Standard and Poor?s Corporation Stock Market Encyclopedia, or Value Line Reports, fin