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Muldur Corporation Statement of Cash Flows

Muldur Corporation
Comparative Balance Sheets
December 31

2008 2007
Cash 15,200 17,700
Accounts receivable 25,200 22,300
Investments 20,000 16,000
Equipment 60,000 70,000
Accumulated depreciation (14,000) (10,000)
Total 106,400 116,000

Accounts payable 14,600 11,100
Bonds payable 10,000 30,000
Common stock 50,000 45,000
Retained earnings 31,800 29,900
Total 106,400 116,000

Additional information:
1. Net income was 18,300. Dividends declared and paid were 16,400.
2. Equipment which cost 10,000 and had accumulated depreciation of 1,200 was sold for 3,300.
3. All other changes in noncurrent account balances had a direct effect on cash flows, except the change in accumulated depreciation.

Intructions
a) Prepare a statement of cash flows for 2008 using the indirect method.
b) Compute free cash flow.

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CASH FROM OPERATIONS:

Net income for the year 2008 A 18300
Add:
loss on sale of equipment 5500
increase in accounts ...

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The answer contains preparation of cashn flow statement and cash from operations

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