1. Snow Cleaners, Inc., had net income of $494,592 for its fiscal year ended November 30, 2009. During the year, the company had outstanding 64,000 shares of 12 percent $40 par value preferred stock, and 37,280 shares of common stock. Calculate the earnings per share of common stock for the 2009 fiscal year.
2. What is the purpose of the Statement of Cash Flows? Explain its structure and how you would use the cash flow information presented in the statement to assess an organization.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 17, 2018, 2:06 am ad1c9bdddf
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Earnings Per Share and Statement of Cash Flow Purpose
1. 64,000 shares preferred x $40 = $$2,560,000
$2,560,000 x 12% = $307,200 preferred dividends
$307,200 / 64,000 shares = $4.80 dividend per share preferred stock
Net income $494,592 - $307,200 = $187,392 dividends available for common stockholders
$187,392 / $37280 = $5.026 dividend per share common stock.
2. The primary purpose of a statement of cash flows is to provide relevant information about the cash receipts and cash payments of an enterprise during a period. To be specific, however, the statement of cash flows serves several purposes. First of all it predicts future cash flows. Past cash receipts and ...
This solution is comprised of a detailed explanation of the purpose and structure of the Statement of Cash Flows and how to calculate the earnings per share of preferred and common stock. Also included is an explanation of three ratio analysis using information from the statement of cash flows: current cash debt coverage ratio, cash debt coverage ratio, and free cash flow analysis.
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Details: As SACs corporate business financial analyst, you will be required to provide the SAC Board of Directors and executive management team with essential financial information on the management of the SAC enterprise. What are the basic financial statements you will submit to the Board and management? What information is contained in each of the statements? How will the information that you provide be used by the management team? How will it help them manage the enterprise? What are the limitations of the information that you provide to the management team? How can the management team ensure that they obtain a complete picture of the enterprise?
Sparklin Automotive Company
Journal Entries 2006
2 Sales on account 168,000
3 Selling Expense 1,560
4 Administrative Expense 3,000
5 Supplies Factory 3,500
6 Insurance Factory 800
7 Indirect Labor 16,000
8 Factory Salaries 12500
9 Factory Property Tax 7500
10 Maintenance Expense Factory 8700
11 Depreciation Expense Factory 1,600
12 Utilities Factory 3650
13 Purchases of Raw Materials 33,710
14 Direct Labor Factory 8,500
15 Raw Material Inventory, January 1 19360
16 Raw Material Inventory, December 31 10000
17 Work in Process Inventory, January 1 1,800
18 Work in Process Inventory, December 31 7,000
19 Finished Goods Inventory, January 1 25,360
20 Finished Goods Inventory, December 31 36,360
21 Bad Debt Expense 120
22 Accounts Receivable, net 9130
24 Land 1,000
25 Plant and Equipment 80,000
26 Cash 1/1/06 38,440
27 Accounts Payable 33,000
28 Interest Expense 19146
29 Notes Payable, 10% 15000
30 Bonds Payable 8% 150
31 Stockholders' Equity 109,200
32 Retained Earnings 4,000
33 Income tax rate 30%