23. A dollar spent on activities that occur during the RD&E cycle:
a. can save up to $80-$100 on manufacturing and post-manufacturing activities
b. can save up to $8-$10 on manufacturing and post-manufacturing activities
c. can save up to $20-$30 on manufacturing and post-manufacturing activities
d. can save up to $30-$40 on manufacturing and post-manufacturing activities
Answer: b. can save up to $8-$10 on manufacturing and post-manufacturing activities
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Long Term Financing, Capital Stucture, Risk Management w/Acquisition Analysis
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1: Report on Applied Materials long-term financing policy & capital structure.
a. Identify the firm's most recent long-term financing decision (e.g., debt, IPO, seasoned equity offering, secondary offering). Analyze the economic, business, and competitive background in which the financing occurred, and identify cost and risk trade-offs.
c. Discuss what changes you think would occur to your finance policy and capital structure if your firm was forced to consider re-organization and bankruptcy strategies.
d. Assume that your firm will be investing in the global market. What international investment and financing opportunities would you consider - and why? Also, discuss foreign exchange risk and give an example that analyzes how foreign exchange rates could cause a loss to the firm