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The Time Value of Money

Finance and accounting: Practice exam questions

1. You receive a windfall of $10,000. Your debt from student loans is $17,720. If you invest the entire amount today at 10% interest, how long will it take to accumulate enough to cover your debt for student loans? 8 years 7 years 6 years not enough information to determine 2. The three fact

Time value of money

1. Complete the tables and answer the questions. Just type the answers into the essay box so far for example: a. Table Factor X, future value $x Present Value Rate Compounding Frequency a. $5,000 12% Annual b. $5,000

The answer to Present value and future value

Kade Gulliver turned 20 years old today. His grandfather established a trust fund that will pay Mr. Gulliver $60,000 on his next birthday. However,l Mr. Guliver needs money today to start his college education. His father is willing to help and has agreed to give Mr. Gulliver the present value of the future cash inflow, assu

Examine the history and evolution of the Internet and the World Wide Web.

Examine the history and evolution of the Internet and the World Wide Web. Reflect on where these technologies started. Identify and explain the roles of ARPANET, NSF, and IETF. Then, describe the evolution of the WWW. Discuss the future trends predicted for the Internet and explain the movement towards Internet 2.

Finance Problems

1. Starlight, Inc. must choose between two asset purchases. The annual rate of return and related probabilities given below summarize the firm's analysis. Asset A Asset B Rate of Return Probability Rate of Return Probability 8% 40% 7% 30% 1

Time value of money in decision making

Please help with the following problem. I need help in explaining why the time value of money is important in making economic decisions. Keeping to the basic of using to the two most common tools of Net Present Value and Pay period used in business to incorporate into the time value of money into operational decision making

Time Value of Money for Savings Accounts

Could someone please help me with this problem? Sarah Jones has $10,000 that she can deposit in any of three savings accounts for a 3-year period. Bank A compounds interest on an annual basis, bank B compounds interest twice each year, and bank C compounds interest each quarter. All three banks have a started annual interest

TVM concepts

1. Calculate the present value of $90,000 to be received 14 years from now if the decision makers opportunity cost 10 percent. 2. Find the present value at 9 percent of each of the following five cash inflow streams. Assume that cash inflows occur at the end of the year. Year A

Capital Investment Decisions for Magnificent Modems, Inc.

Magnificent Modems, Inc. (MMI), has several capital investment opportunities. The term, expected annual cash inflows, and the cost of each opportunity are outlined in the following table. MMI has established the desired rate of return of 16 percent for these investment opportunities. Opportunity A B

Opportunity Costs, Cost of Capital, Interest Compounding Periods

A. Read the statements below and write your comments to it, need to support your writing (references). 1. Opportunity cost of finance - The cost of capital is an opportunity cost of finance, because it is the minimum return which an investor requires. 2. The cost of capital has two aspects to it - The cost of funds that a

Finance Questions: Time Value of Money

Application # 28 You're trying to save up for a long and expensive vacation. You want to take a trip to Europe when you graduate in three years. Considering how much more expensive is the Euro (?) to the U.S. Dollar ($), and if you can earn 15% on your investments, how much would you have to deposit in order to have $30,000 whe

Calculating present and future values..

Q12 What is the economic value today of each of the following payment streams if money can earn 7.5%. a. $1000, $3000, and $2000 due in one, three, and five months, respectively. b. Two $3000 payments due two and four months from now. Q14 Ninety days ago Stella signed an agreement with Manon requiring her to make three

Time Value of Money

A1. (PV and FV of single payments) Fill in the missing information: PV FV r n a. - 20 10% 10 b. 10 - 10% 10 c. 10 20 - 10 d. 10 20 10% - A2. (PV and FV of single payments) Fill in the missing information: PV FV r

Economic Future

Larson Inc. Larson Inc. is an international company that has operated in America for 5 years and in Germany for over 15 years. The company supplies batteries for electronic equipment. Batteries are sold for anything from laptops to toys. The company has always maintained a decentralized structure regarding decisions in the ar

Time Value of Money: Example

1.) You need $25,000 today and have decided to take out a loan at 7 percent for five years. Which one of the following loans would be the least expensive? Assume all loans require monthly payments and that interest is compounded on a monthly basis. 2.) You grandfather won a lottery years ago. The value of his winnings at the

Time value of money

P4-11 Present Values. For each of the cases shown in the following table, calculate the present value of the cash flow, discounting at the rate given and assuming that the cash flow is received at the end of the period noted. Case Single Cash flow Discount rate End of period (years) A $7000

Time value of money

Problem 1 Paul wants to save money for his son's education and for his own retirement. His son jimmy. Who is now 10 yrs old will need $25,000 a year for 4 yrs when he starts college 8 yrs from now. Paul, who is now 40 yrs old, he plans to retire at 60 years of age with an annual retirement income of $60,000 a year and he expec

case problem

you have applied for a job at a local bank. as part of its evaluation process, you must take an examination on time value of money analysis covering the following... b. 1) whats the future value of $100 after 3 years if it earns 10% annual compounding? 2) whats the present value of $100 to be received in 3 years if the

Time Value of Money Concepts

Problem 4.4 For each of the cases shown in the following table, calculate the future value of single cash flow deposited today that will be available at the end of the deposit period if the interest is compounded annually at the rate specified over the given period. Case Single Cash Flow Interest Rate Deposit

Time Value of Money

1.) Sue and Neal are twins. Sue invests $5,000 at 7 percent when she is 25 years old. Neal invests $5,000 at 7 percent when he is 30 years old. Both investments compound interest annually. Both Sue and Neal retire at age 60. Which one of the following statements is correct assuming that neither Sue nor Neal has withdrawn any mon

Finance: Warrant, contracts, conversion, premium, basic EPS, derivative, option

See attached file. Question 1 Warrants are long-term options to sell shares of the issuing firm's stock. fairly stable, low-risk investments. investments whose value is directly related to the price of the underlying stock. structured to sell for precisely their intrinsic value. Question 2 A contract giving the owne

Time Value of Money Problems

Please help me understand what type of specific TVM problem each of the problems from 1 to 10 are and give the formulas required to solve each. l will work out the calculations. For problems 11 and 12, please help me see the work for the complete problem including the calculations and everything. 1. First Bank and Trust of

Discuss the changing factors that will influence business in the future

Discuss the changing factors that will influence business in the future (e.g., new investment techniques, new forms of communication, new management structure, new technology, and new marketing techniques). Explain in detail the factor that was chosen. Discuss any additional ideas that you may have about how future business wi

Time value of money

Find the present value and the amount of interest earned. Use the present value of a dollar table. Round to the nearest cent as needed. Amount needed $11,200 Time (years) 10 Interest 4% Compounded semiannually Present value $ ____

Time value of money

Find the present value and the amount of interest earned. Use the present value of a dollar table. Round to the nearest cent as needed. Amount needed $12,900 Time (years) 6 Interest 8% Compounded annually Present value $ ____________ Interest earned $____________

Present Value of Bonds and Time Value of Money

Apply the concept of present value to Accuracy. Suppose Accuracy is selling a bond that will pay you $1000 in one year from today. Keep in mind that if Accuracy has financial difficulties in one year you might not get your full $1000 back. Given that a dollar one year from now is always worth less than a dollar today, you most

Chief financial officer must evaluate finances for departments

1. A chief financial officer must evaluate finances for all departments, and create a budget that will include capital expenditures, investments, and future revenues. Define the difference between forecasting and budgeting. What is the difference between an operating budget and a cash budget? 2. How do you explain the use

Financial Management

Al Corbin is 25 years old today and he wishes to accumulate enough money over the next 35 years to provide for a 20 year retirement annuity of $100,000 at the beginning of each year, starting with his 60th birthday. He can save $2,000 at the end of each of the next 10 years and $3,000 each year for the following 10 years. How mu

Time value of money: annuity, yield to maturity of bonds

1. Paul Bearer may elect to take a lump-sum payment of $25,000 from his insurance policy or an annuity of $3,200 annually as long as he lives. How long must Paul anticipate living for the annuity to be preferable to a lump sum if his opportunity rate is 8%? a) Approximately 8 years b) Approximately 10 years c) Approximately