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9 stock questions

1. On January 2, 2007 Stoner Corporation granted stock options to key employees for the purchase of 60,000 shares of the company's common stock at $25 per share. The options are intended to compensate employees for the next two years. The options are exercisable within a four-year period beginning January 1, 2009, by grantees st

Compensating Balances.

Compensating Balances. A bank loan has a quoted annual rate of 6 percent. However, the borrower must maintain a balance of 25 percent of the amount of the loan, and the balance does not earn any interest. A. What is the effective rate of interest if the loan is for 1 year and is paid off in one payment at the end of the

Finance questions

1. Based on the information in the table, calculate the after tax cash flow from operations for 2002 (no assets were disposed of during the year, and there was no change in interest payable or taxes payable): Jones Company Financial Information December 2001 December 2002 Net income $1,500 $3,000 Accounts receivable 750

Current Account Deficit, Real Earnings adjusted for inflation

1.) A current account deficit is a very healthy thing. If we can get foreigners to give us real goods and services and talk them into taking pieces of paper in return, why should we want anything different?Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Discuss 2.) In 1982 to 1984 the base period used for the consumer price in

Financial Statements - California

I need help with this practice assignment. Select a California publicly held company to use as the basis for this. Use the Internet to acquire a copy of your selected company's most recent financial statements. Prepare a response in which you analyze the disclosures contained within the notes to the financial statements relat

Need feedback if possible/ and explanation of solution please.

1) A statement that expresses the income statement items as a percent of total sales is called. a) a percentage of sales income statement. b) a cross-sectional income statement. c) a common size income statement d) a ratio based income statement. e) none of the above. Main purposes of Financial Statemnts.

Cash Flow Computations

Cash Flow Computations From the following selected data, compute: 1. Net cash flow provided (used) by operating activities. 2. Net cash flow provided (used) by investing activities. 3. Net cash flow provided (used) by financing activities. 4. Net increase (decrease) in cash during the year. 5. The cash balance at the end o

Finding Interest

Attached are the examples I have started and were unable to finish and the ones which I simply cannot do. Please assist me.

Special Pricing Practices: Credit Card and Interest Rates

Because credit card companies and banks must charge the same interest rate on credit cards to all borrowers, there is an adverse selection problem with credit cards. How does a credit card company or firm know whether a person will be a high-quality borrower (i.e., one who pays the debts) or a lower-quality borrower (i.e., one

Economics

For each of the following, indicate in which U.S. balance-of-payment account it would be recorded (i.e. current or capital/financial) and whether it would be a credit or a debit. a. U.S. imports of grapes b. Aid paid by the U.S. government to Mexico c. U.S. exports of automobiles d. Payments received by

Financial Statements

Consider that you have been asked to explain financial statements to someone who knows nothing about accounting. Discuss each of the four financial statements. Explain the different components of the statements as well as what the statements tell about a business.

Micro Economics Questions

1) The average variable cost is AVC = 3500 - 6Q + 0.005Q2 a. If the industry is competitive, estimate the shut down price. b. If the market price is below the shut down price, regardless of fixed cost, explain why the firm should shut down. c. Using this information, draw the firm's short run supply function. 2) The p

Engineering Economy

I am reviewing for my Professional Engineering License and need assistance in studying for the Engineering Economy portion of the exam. I am studying this study guide and all it does is provide the answers to the problems. I need the in between steps. I am not quite sure how to set the attached problems up from chapter 9. Will

Cash Discount

The Ogden Timber Company buys from its suppliers on terms of 2/10, net 35. Ogden has not been utilizing he discount offered and has not been taking the cash discount offered and has been taking 50 days to pay its bills. he suppliers seem to accept this payment pattern, and Ogden's credit rating has not been hurt. Mr. Wood,

Scenario: You just inherited a gift shop. There appears to be good traffic flow and customers are purchasing items. But, it seems that at the end of the month, there isn't enough money left to pay the bills. Briefly describe the steps you would take to analyze the situation to ensure that your inheritance does not 'go down the drain.'

Scenario: You just inherited a gift shop. There appears to be good traffic flow and customers are purchasing items. But, it seems that at the end of the month, there isn't enough money left to pay the bills. Briefly describe the steps you would take to analyze the situation to ensure that your inheritance does not 'go down th

Ratio's (13; all data provided)

Calculate the ratio's for Company A. Company A Balance Sheet: Assets: Cash- 15000 acct receivable- 22000 inventory- 30000 current assets- 67000 net fixed assets- 73000 total assets- 140000 Liabilities: acct payable- 21000 notes payable- 20000 accrued expenses- 5000 current liabilities- 46000 long term debt-

Personal Finance: Solution set

A) Joe won a lottery jackpot that will pay him $12,000 each year for the next ten years. If the market interest rates are currently 12%, how much does the lottery have to invest today to pay out this prize to Joe over the next ten years? b) Mary just deposited $33,000 in an account paying 10% interest. She plans to leave the

Credit and Taxes

Nancy Tai has recently opened a revolving charge account with MasterCard. Her credit limit is $1000, but she has not charged that much since opening the account. Nancy hasn't had the time to review her monthly statements as promptly as she should, but over the upcoming weekend, she plans to catch up on her work. In reviewin

Cash Discount

Bright Flashlight Company needs $300,000 to take a cash discount of 2/10, net 70. A bank will loan the money for 60 days at a total interest cost of $5,500. a. What is the effective rate on the bank loan? b. How much would it cost (as a percentage) if the company did not take the cash discount, but paid the bill in 70 days r

Market Value of Debt

In order to accurately assess the capital structure of a firm, it is necessary to convert its balance sheet figures to a market value basis. KJM Corporation's balance sheet as of today, June 4, 2006, is as follows: Long-term debt (bonds, at par) $10,000,000 Preferred stock

Cash Flow Analysis Paper

For two pharmaceutical companies - Bristol Myers Squibb and Wyeth Pharmaceuticals. Describe- Cash flows from investing activities/ describe their major cash flows from investing activities

Use the financial statements below to answer questions 1-6 that follow.

Use the financial statements below to answer questions 1-6 that follow. Be sure to show your work and to indicate your final answers clearly. For ratios, indicate whether the answer is in percent (%), times (x), dollars ($), or some other units, and round to two decimal places. Assume the company uses a 360 day year for accounti

During January the following selected transactions occurred...

P2-1A On January 1, 2002, the ledger of Van Manen Company contains the following liability accounts. During January the following selected transactions occurred. Accounts Payable $52,000 Sales Taxes Payable 7,500 Unearned Service Revenue 16,000 Jan. 5 Sold merchandise for cash totaling $16,632, which includes 8% sal

Short and Long Term Financial Strategies

What are some generic short term and long term strategies that a Fortune 500 company could implement that would help improve the company's overall financial performance?

Discuss the reasons why net income for a particular period does not necessarily reflect a firm's cash flow during that same period. Give some examples of when a company could be showing a net loss but still be generating substantial cash. What are the characteristics of a strong income statement? What are the characteristics of a strong statement of cash flows?

Discuss the reasons why net income for a particular period does not necessarily reflect a firm's cash flow during that same period. Give some examples of when a company could be showing a net loss but still be generating substantial cash. What are the characteristics of a strong income statement? What are the characteristics of

Assessment of Rural Hospitals

As a staffing agency in working with radiology departments for small and rural hospitals, what would be considered the organizational and competitive environment effecting the industry? What are some of the advantages and disadvantages? Thank you