15-17 attached 15-17 Consider another perpetual project like the crusher described in Section 15- 1. Its initial investment is $ 1,000,000, and the expected cash inflow is $ 95,000 a year in perpetuity. The opportunity cost of capital with all- equity financing is 10%, and the project allows the firm to borrow at 7%. The tax
You run a construction firm. You have a contract to build a government office building. Building it will take one year and require an investment of $10 million today and 5 million in one year. The government will pay you $20 million upon the building's completion. Suppose the cash flow and their times of payment are certain and
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'
Conch Republic Electronics is a midsized electronics manufacturer located in Key West, Florida. The company president is Shelly Couts, who inherited the company. When it was founded over 70 years ago, the company originally repaired radios and other household appliances. Over the years, the company expanded into manufacturing an
Atlas Corp. is considering two mutually exclusive projects. Both require an initial investment of $10,000 at t = 0. Project S has an expected life of 2 years with after-tax cash inflows of $6,000 and $8,000 at the end of Years 1 and 2, respectively. Project L has an expected life of 4 years with after-tax cash inflows of $4,3
Which statement is correct? If cannibalization is determined to exist, then this means that the calculated NPV considering cannibalization will be higher than the NPV that does not recognize these effects. If a firm is found guilty of cannibalization in a court of law, then it is judged to have taken unfair advantage of it
Choose the correct answer: 18. Which of the following is a true statement regarding the net present value method in capital budgeting? a. It calculates the present value of future cash flows. b. It calculates the proposal's rate of return. c. It provides the same basic information as the accounting rate of return. d. I
Choose the correct answer: 14. In order to calculate the net present value of a proposed investment, it is necessary to know: a. the interest rate paid on funds borrowed to make the investment. b. the cash dividends paid on the stock each year. c. the cash flows expected from the investment. d. the net income expected
You are considering expanding your line of equipment and apparel for high school athletic teams to include soccer teams. Based on research conducted by the marketing department, you estimate an increase in sales for your division of $150,000 per year the first 2 years and then $250,000 per year over the following 3 years. To man
Please show all work on my template Minicase: Getting Off the Ground at Boeing When the Boeing Corporation announced its intention to build a new plane, the project was an enormous undertaking. Research and development had already begun two and a half years earlier, and Boeing had already spent $873 million.
Project C0 C1 C2 C3 C4 C5 Etc. IRR (%) NPV at 10% F -9000 6000 5000 4000 0 0 ... 33 3592 G -9000 1800 1800 1800 1800 1800 ... 20 9000 H -6000 1200 1200 1200 1200 ... 20 6000 Look back to the cash flows for projects F and G in Section 5-3, the cost of capital was assumed to be 10%. Assume that the forecasted cash flo
2. Your firm is considering two projects: Project A and Project B with the following cash flows: A YEAR B YEAR -$75 0 -$60 0 $15 1 $20 1 $33 2
** Please see the attached file for the correct formatting ** Caledonia Products Your boss would like you to look at a new project. This project involves the purchase of a new plasma cutting tool that can be used in its metal works division. The products manufactured using the new technology are expected to se
A firm is considering the adoption of a project that is expected to generate revenues for 10 years. These expected revenues (in dollars) are: Year 1: $200,000 Year 6: $270,000 Year 2: 250,000 Year 7: 255,000 Year 3: 300,000 Year 8: 240,000 Year 4: 300,000
1.) NPV versus IRR Consider the following two mutually exclusive projects: Year Cash Flow (X) Cash Flow (Y) 0 -$43,000 -$43,000 1 23,000 7,000 2 17,900 13,800 3 12,400 24,000 4 9,400 26,000 Sketch the NPV profiles for X and Y over a range of discount rates from zero to 25 percent. What is the crossover rate for these t
The Zeron Corporation wants to purchase a new machine for its factory operations at a cost of $950,000. The investment is expected to generate $400,000 in annual cash flows for a period of four years. The required rate of return is 12%. The old machine can be sold for $50,000. The machine is expected to have zero value at the en
(Payback and NPV) Three projects have the cash flows given here. The cost of capital is 10%. a. Calculate the paybacks for all three projects. Rank the projects from best to worst based on their paybacks. b. Calculate the NPVs for all three projects. Rank the projects from best to worst based on their NPVs. c. Why are these t
Firm AAA that is considering the purchase of a new machine. They have asked you to arrive to a break-even price, so that the NPV of the entire operation would be equal to zero. The new machine is expected to produce the following effects: Operating expenses will be reduced by $12,000 per year for 10 years; The existing mac
The TT Company is planning to put a manufacturing facility in place to build telescopes. The systematic risk of this project alone is 25% greater than those currently manage. The company has a capital structure in which 35% of the firm value is debt on which they pay 14% interest. The beta of its equity is currently .8 and the c
A machine has a cost of $5,375,000. It will produce cash inflows of $1,825,000 (Year 1); $1,775,000 (Year 2); $1,630,000 (Year 3); $1,585,000 (Year 4); and $1,650,000 (Year 5). At a discount rate of 16.25%, what is the NPV? a. $81,724 b. $257,106 c. $416,912 d. $190,939
a. Calculate each project's payback period. b. Calculate each project's net present value. c. Calculate each project's internal rate of return. d. Are these projects comparable?
Please use the attached Excel sheet and formulate answers to questions 11a - 11d, 12a - 12e and 13a - 13d. 11. Caledonia is considering two investments with one-year lives. The more expensive of the two is the better and will produce more savings. Assume these projects are mutually exclusive and that the required rate of retu
Beautifully Fabulous Beauty Salon manufactures two products, Beauty Gloss and Cocooning Spray. Beauty Gloss is of fairly recent origin, having been developed as an attempt to enter a market closely related to that of Cocooning Spray. Beauty Gloss is produced on an automated production line. Due to the forecast of economic growth
Capital Budgeting Problem George and William Phelps are considering a 6 year project that would require a cash outlay of $80,000 for equipment and an additional $20,000 for working capital that would be released at the end of the project. The equipment would be depreciated evenly over the 6 years and have a salvage value of $
See attached file for clarity. The Special Products division of Plastics Unlimited makes specially designed night goggles. Its main production machine broke down on Jan. 1, 2008 and was no longer usable. The manager of the Special Products Division (SPD) requested $320.000 to acquire a new machine. Corporate management re
A machine costs $380,000 and is expected to produce the following cash flows: Year 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Cash Flows (000s) $50 $57 $75 $80 $85 $92 $92 $80 $68 $50 If the cost of capital is 12 perc
Halcyon Lines is considering the purchase of a new bulk carrier for $8 million. The forecast for revenues are $5 million a year and operating costs are $4 million. A major refit costing $2 million will be required after both the fifth and tenth years. After 15 years, the ship is expected to be sold for scrap at $1.5 million. If
Delta Software is considering a new project whose data are shown below. The equipment that would be used 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
1. 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
Division managers at Creighton Aerospace are evaluated and rewarded based on ROI (return on investment) targets. In the current year, Delmar Richards, the president of the commercial products division, has an ROI target of 12 percent. If the division has an ROI of 12 percent or greater, Delmar will receive 250,000 options on Cre
An investment that costs $60,000 will return $25,000 per year for five years. Determine the net present value of the investment if the required rate of return is 14 percent. (Ignore taxes.) Should the investment be undertaken?