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Cumberland Industries: Retained earnings, cash flows, WC, EVA, MVA,WACC

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Cumberland Industries most recent balance sheets in thousands of dollars are shown below and in partial model in file

a. The company's sales for 2005 were $455,150,000 and EBITDA was 15% of sales. Furthermore depreciation amounted to 11% of net fixed assets, interest charges were $8,575,000, the state plus federal corporate tax rate was 40% and Cumberland pays 40% of its net income out in dividends. Given this information construct Cumberland's income statement....Please see attached
b. Next construct the firm's statement of retained earnings for the year ending 12-31-05 and then its 2005 statement of cash flows
c. Calculate net operating working capital, total net operating capital, net operating profit after taxes, and free cash flow for 2005.
d. Calculate the firm's EVA and MVA for 2005. Assume that Cumberland had 10 million shares outstanding that the year end closing stock price was $17.25 per share, and after tax cost capital was (WACC) 12%.

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Here are the balance sheets as given in the problem:

Cumberland Industries December 31 Balance Sheets
(in thousands of dollars)
2005 2004 Change
Cash and cash equivalents $91,450 $74,625 $16,825
Short-term investments $11,400 $15,100 -$3,700
Accounts Receivable $103,365 $85,527 $17,838
Inventories $38,444 $34,982 $3,462
Total current assets $244,659 $210,234
Net fixed assets $67,165 $42,436 $24,729
Total assets $311,824 $252,670

Liabilities and equity
Accounts payable $30,761 $23,109 $7,652
Accruals $30,477 $22,656 $7,821
Notes payable $16,717 $14,217 $2,500
Total current liabilities $77,955 $59,982
Long-term debt $76,264 $63,914 $12,350
Total liabilities $154,219 $123,896
Common stock $100,000 $90,000 $10,000
Retained Earnings $57,605 $38,774 $18,831
Total common equity $157,605 $128,774
Total liabilities and equity $311,824 $252,670

a. The company's 2005 sales were $455,150,000, and EBITDA was 15 percent of sales. Furthermore, depreciation amounted to 11 percent of net fixed assets, interest charges were $8,575,000, the state-plus-federal corporate tax rate was 40 percent, and Cumb

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The solution examines retained earnings, cash flows, WC, EVA, MVA and WACC for Cumberland Industries.