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Windschott Air Company: Analyze purchase of new machine

Windschott Air Company (WAC) is a small business. It is deciding whether or not to replace an existing machine in its factory with a newer model machine. It has heard that you are a financial management student and is seeking your advice. WAC has provided the following information for you. The existing machine was purchase

Terminal cash flow, payback, NPV, IRR, MIRR. Accept or reject

Please provide in an excel file. Your company is evaluating new equipment that will cost $1,000,000. The equipment is in the MACRS 3-year class and will be sold after 3 years for $100,000. Use of the equipment will increae net working capital by 100,000. The equipment will save $450,000 per year in operating costs. The c

The problems relates to different topics which includes calculation of net present value, company's margin, turnover, and return on investment, residual income, elimination of a product, buy & sell decision, acceptance of special order, computation of ratios.

1. Bill Anders retires in 8 years. He has $650,000 to invest and is considering a franchise for a fast-food outlet. He would have to purchase equipment costing $500,000 to equip the outlet and invest an additional $150,000 for inventories and other working capital needs. Other outlets in the fast-food chain have an annual n

Purchase of Computer-Aided Manufacturing System, NPV, IRR

49. Winona Miller, president of CLJ Products, is considering the purchase of a computer-aided manufacturing system that requires and initial investment of $4,000,000 and is estimated to have a useful life of 10 years, CLJ Products' cost of capital is currently 12 percent. The annual after-tax cash benefits/saving associated with

MSI, SDI, sales revenues, NPV and NMC

Question1. Couch-potato Cable TV competes in a regional market of 5,000,000 cable users in the Pennsylvania area. Their price is $30 per month. They have achieved the following results and have the following objectives for their marketing program. Objective Actual Awareness .85 .77 Like

Exercise: /Cash conversion cycle, debt and firm value

EXERCISES 1) Suppose the following accounts' balances for M&T Production Inc.: Accounts Periods X1 X2 Cash $50 $62 Inventory $25 $20 Account Receivable $20 $16 Supply $6 $12 Account Payable $10 $15 Notes Payables $30 $28 Sales $150 Cost of Goods Sold $70 Order Cost $50 Carrying Cost $20 A) Calculate the

Bond refunding: NPV

Please show steps. A firm is considering the refunding of an outstanding 30-year bond issue. The original issue consists of $20 million in 12% callable bonds with $300,000 in flotation costs and a call premium of 10%. The firm can replace the old bonds now (10 years after the original issue date) with a new 20-year issue

What is the net present value of this project in US dollars?

You are analyzing a project with an initial cost of 48,000 pounds. The project is expected to return 11,000 pounds the first year, 36,000 pounds the second year and 38,000 pounds the third and final year. There is no salvage value. The current spot rate is 0.6211 pounds. The nominal return relevant to the project is 12 percent i

Calculate Payback, IRR, NPV for 4 projects

1. Growth Enterprise , Inc. (GEI) has $40 million that it can invest in any or all of the four capital investment projects (A, B, C, D), which have cash flows as shown in the following table. Table 1. Comparison of Project Cash Flows ($ thousand dollars) Project Type of cash flow Year 0 Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 A. Investmen

Cash Flow analysis, NPV and IRR to evaluate replacement of existing machine

A company is considering the replacement of an existing machine. Develop the relevant cash flows to analyze the proposed replacement. Determine the net present value, the IRR of the proposal and make a recommendation to accept or reject the replacement proposal. What is the highest cost of capital that the firm could have and

Calculating net present value and profitability index

Please help with the following solution with step by step calculations. Calculate the net present value and profitability index of an uneven cash flow. Investment A Initial Investment is $180,325 Net cash flow year 1 = $45,000 year 2 = $50,000 year 3 = $82,295 year 4 = $86,400 year 5 = $64,000 Investment B

NPV and lease payment calculations for new project

Click Inc. is considering investing in a new project to produce and sell clips. New machinery costing $1 million in total will be required and the machines are expected to have a resale value of $450,000 at the end of the project's five-year life. Sales of clips, all at $5 each, are forecast to be as follows: Year

Regina Cost of capital, NPV, IRR of project

1. Regina is analyzing the acquisition of another car which would require an initial investment of $95,000. It expects cash flows of $35,000/year over the next four years. a. On a cost of capital of 14% is the investment worth making? b. Would your decision change if the cash flows were adjusted for less than 100%

Walton Company: calculate net income, contribution margin

PLEASE USE MS EXCEL. The Walton Company produces a specific item with the following information: Sales Price $400 per unit Variable Costs $100 per unit Fixed Costs $150,000 Units Produced and Sold 2,000 Please use MS EXCEL to: 1) Calculate Net Income 2) Calculate the Contribution Margin per unit

BestServers.com Case Study: PV, IRR, MIRR, sensitivity analysis

See attached file. BestServers.com has developed a powerful new server that would be used for corporations' internet activities. It would cost $9 million to buy the equipment necessary to manufacture the server, and $3.5 million of net operating working capital would be required. The servers would sell for $24,000 per unit, a

Managerial Accounting Exercise

The document consist of various questions on managerial accounting exercise. Please help me study the various areas covered by helping me answer these questions. Managerial Accounting Exercise: 1. (TCO A) Wages paid to the factory manager are considered an example of: Direct Labor - yes, Period Cost - yes

NPV-Investment in Technology

Investment in Technology Lexington Auto Parts is considering installation of a CIM as part of its implantation of a CIM system as part of its implementation of a JIT philosophy. Carley Rupp, company president is convinced that the new system is necessary; and approval at board level is required. Leah Rupp, Carleyâ??s daughte

Finance Problems (Fixed costs, Net present value, yield to maturity and more)

Below is a wide range of Finance problems. There are a total of 8 problems. Please show all work so I can get an understanding of how you solved each problem. 1.) Dominic's Italian Cafe sells pizzas at $18.00 each. Fixed costs total $12,000 per month and Dominic's variable costs total $6.00 per pizza. Calculate the bre

Single Discount Rate for NVP & Straight-Line Depreciation

1) A firm uses a single discount rate to compute the NPV of all its potential capital budgeting projects, even though the projects have a wide range of nondiversifiable risk. The firm then undertakes all those projects that appear to have positive NPVs. Briefly explain why such a firm would tend to become riskier over time. 2

Accounting rate of return, payback, and NPV

Busy Beaver Corp. is interested in reviewing its method of evaluating capital expenditure proposals using the accounting rate of return method. A recent proposal involved a $ 50,000 investment in a machine that had an estimated useful life of five years and an estimated salvage value of $ 10,000. The machine was expected to incr

Determining Cash Flow and Net Present Value

Assume that Baps Corporation is considering the establishment of a subsidiary in Norway. The initial investment required by the parent is $5,000,000. If the project is undertaken, Baps would terminate the project after four years. Bapsâ?? cost of capital is 13%, and the project is of the same risk as Bapsâ?? existing projects.

Cash conversion cycle, NPV for credit, Economic order quantity

Chapter 22, Problems A 3. (Cash conversion cycle) Dennis Lasser has collected some information about a food wholesaler in order to estimate its cash conversion cycle. The accumulated information is given. What will Dennis find the cash conversion cycle to be? Inventory turnover = 10x Inventory conversion period = 365/1