Comparing different securities (like CD's, bonds, and common stocks), please explain to me why it is important to know what interest rate should be used in that comparison. Provide a specific illustration complete with numbers. thank you© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 16, 2018, 8:53 pm ad1c9bdddf
It's important to know the CD rate because that is the rate you will be receiving when you put money on a cd for a certain period of time. For example, if you put 10,000 on a cd at a six month rate of 5.5% for six months, you would receive 5.5% of 10,000 which is $550. Sometimes you will see the ...
Comparing and Contrasting Ratios
Please submit a 3 page word document in APA format with references comparing and contrasting the company ratios (See table 1.1) to one another and the industry. Make a determination of which company is in a better financial situation as part of your conclusion. Also discuss how each company compares to the industry averages.
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I have completed the requested ratios (see table 1.1 in attachment). In addition, I have attached the appendices from which the numbers for the ratios have been obtained from. I am having trouble understanding what company is doing better than the other and how all of this relates Industry Average. From what I can gather, it appears that Urban Outfitters is doing better than American Eagle and the Industry Average. However, I am at a lost for how to word this possible discovery into three pages. I need a great deal of help to answer the questions asked above. The help is greatly appreciated.View Full Posting Details