4. (1 point) A firm has arranged for a lockbox system to reduce collection time of accounts receivable. Currently the firm has an average collection period of 43 days, an average age of inventory of 50 days, and an average payment period of 10 days. The lockbox system will reduce the average collection period by three days by
Please help with the following problem: Your company is considering investing in a new plant. The initial investment is $220 million, obtainable at the end of the plant's useful life in ten years. Your company uses straight line depreciation (seven years). The net income from the project is expected to be $28 million per y
What is the present value of $10,000 received. 1) 12 years from today when the interest rate is 4% per year? 2) 20 years from today when the interest rate is 8% per year? 3) 6 years from today when the itnerest rate is 2% per year?
If your required return on KacieCo. stock is 15%, what is the most yo would be willing to pay for the stock today if you plan to sell the stock in two years?
A financial analyst expects KacieCo. to pay a dividend of $3 per share one year from today, a dividend of $3.50 per share in year two, and estimates the value of the stock at the end of year two to be $28. If your required return on KacieCo. stock is 15%, what is the most you would be willing to pay for the stock today if you p
Alice Bates needs to reduce prices to her companies operating system software since its getting strong competition from a number of competitors. If she institutes a 30% discount she can probably increase next year's sales 25%. But if she reduces the price 60%, she can get it installed on notebook computers which is expected to i
Complete the following balance sheet for the Range Company using the following information: Debt to Assets = 60 percent Quick Ratio = 1.1 Asset Turnover = 5x Fixed Asset Turnover = 12.037x Current Ratio = 2 Average Collection Period = 16.837 days Cash Current Liabilities ______ Receivables ______
Procter & Gamble Company is a Cincinnati-based company that produces household products under brand names such as Gillette, Bounty, Crest, Folgers, and Tide. The company's 2006 income statement showed the following (in millions): Net sales $68,222 Costs of products sold 33,125 Selling, general, and administrative expense 21
A) The after-tax weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is given by: b) If a firm borrows $50 million for one year at an interest rate of 9%, what is the present value of the interest tax shield? c) If a firm permanently borrows $100 million at an interest rate of 8%, what is the present value of the interest tax shield?
23a.The after-tax weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is given by: (Corporate tax rate = TC) A. WACC = (rD)(D/V) + (rE)(E/V) B. WACC = (rD)(D/V) + [(rE)(E/V)/(1 - TC)] C. WACC = [(rD)(D/V) + (rE)(E/V)]/(1 - TC) D. WACC = (rD)(1 - TC)(D/V) + (rE)(E/V) 23b. If a firm borrows $50 million for one year at an inte
Please help with the following problem. Provide step by step calculations. You own a 20-year, $10,000 par value bond paying 7% interest annually. The market price of the bond is $875, and your required rate of return is 10%. A) Compute the bond's expected rate of return B) Determine the value of the bond to you, given y
Question 1.Rooney Inc. recently completed a 3-for-2 stock split. Prior to the split, its stock price was $90 per share. The firm's total market value was unchanged by the split. What was the price of the company's stock following the stock split? 2.Firms A and B are identical except for their level of debt and the interest
Distinguish between the accrual basis and the cash basis of accounting.
I need your help to review the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report. http://www.sjredevelopment.org/Finance/CAFR2008.pdf 1. Select one of the more recently established (and larger) capital projects funds (a major fund, if there is one). a. From where did the fund receive most of its resources? b. Did the city acq
Schedule the following activities using the CPM. Draw the network. What is the critical path? How many weeks will it take to complete this project? Which activities have slack and how much?
Schedule the following activities using the CPM. Activity Intermediate Predecessor Time (weeks) A - 1 B A 4 C A 3 D
Review the financial statements of Southwest Airlines in its latest annual report. (http://www.southwest.com/investor_relations/annual_reports.html). Then answer questions as follow. ***Please provide with each answer which documents you used so I can review them to absorb the information *** 1) What important informatio
Please help with the following problem. Provide the answer in an Excel sheet. Designing a shaft support has two options: using a pair of single row ball (SRB) bearing with a purchasing cost of $25, or using a pair of cylindrical roller bearing (CRB) with a purchasing cost $70. If selecting SRB, it will fail (within a specifi
The EPA has ordered your oil refinery to process its waste liquids before discharging them into the local bay.
1. The EPA has ordered your oil refinery to process its waste liquids before discharging them into the local bay. You estimate that it will cost you $30,000 to satisfy this requirement this year. However by gradually making no cost adjustments in the refining process, you estimate you can reduce waste processing costs by 5% annu
Becker Brothers is the managing underwriter for a 1-million-share issue by Jay's Hamburger Heaven. Becker Brothers is "handling" 10 percent of the issue. Its price is $25 per share and the price to the public is $26.40. Becker also provides the market stabilization function. During the issuance, the market for the stock turns s
A US Importer owes a Belgian Company ? 500,000 payable 30 days from today, expects that the US $ will weaken during this period.
A US Importer owes a Belgian Company ? 500,000 payable 30 days from today, expects that the US $ will weaken during this period. a‐ What would you advise the importer to do? b‐ What would happen to the profits of the US company if the $ were to strengthen during this period? Can anyone help with this problem?
Read the following newswire on the US Treasury Secretary's proposed sweeping changes in the US financial institutions of the Wall Street as its first significant overhaul since the Great Depression of 1930s
4) Read the following newswire on the US Treasury Secretary's proposed sweeping changes in the US financial institutions of the Wall Street as its first significant overhaul since the Great Depression of 1930s. http://money.cnn.com/2008/03/31/news/economy/paulson_regulation/index.htm?postversion=2008033115 As a part of the
Consider a project with the following data: accounting break-even quantity = 30,000 units; cash break-even quantity = 16,500 units;life = 6 years; fixed costs = $210,000; variable costs = $29 per unit; required return = 14 percent. Ignoring the effect of taxes, the financial break-even quantity is units. (Round your answer to
Consolidated Edison Please help with the attached file. Thanks
On December 1, Mogro Corporation had $26,000 of raw materials on hand. During the month $60,000 of raw materials were purchased. During December, $62,000 of raw materials were requisitioned from the storeroom for use in production. Do the debits to the Raw Materials account for the month of December total 62000?
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Excel formula for loan: -Loan amount : $20000 -APR 8% -monthly payment over 24months (payment starts one month after receiving the loan proceeds) 1) Use Excel's PMT function to determine how much each monthly payment will be. 2) Create an Amortization Schedule with the following column headings: Month Number, Principal at beginning of month, Payment at end of month, Interest portion of payment, Principal portion of payment. The rows will contain the data generated by the formulas (first column will simply contain the numbers 1 through 24). 3) Tell me how to calculate the EAR of this loan.
**Amortization Schedule ** Please attach excel WITH FORMULA (PLEASE DO NOT USE TEMPLATE AS I NEED TO KNOW WHAT FORMULA SHOULD BE USED FOR EACH COLUMN, AND I NEED TO BE ABLE TO EDIT THEM) -Loan amount : $20000 -APR 8% -monthly payment over 24months (payment starts one month after receiving the loan proceeds) 1) Use Exc
Amigo Software, Inc has total assets of $800,000 current liabilities of $150,000, and long-term liabilities of $120,000. There is $65,000 in preferred stock outstanding. Thirty thousand shares of common stock have been issued. a) Compare book value (net worth) per share b) If there is $48,000 in earnings available to co
The difference between financial risk and business risk is implied.
You purchased 100 shares of KLM at $40 a share by depositing the minimum amount of margin. If the initial margin requirement was 50% and the maintenance margin requirement is 30% you will get a margin call if KLM's price falls to: $12 $20 $29 $32
Options: A call option on Bedrock Boulders stock has a market price of $7. The stock sells for $30 a share, and the option has an exercise price of $25 a share. a. What is the exercise value of the call option? b. What is the premium on the option?
A call option on Bedrock Boulders stock has a market price of $7. The stock sells for $30 a share, and the option has an exercise price of $25 a share. a. What is the exercise value of the call option? b. What is the premium on the option?
Rita Gonzales won the $60 million lottery. She is to receive $1 million a year for the next 50 years plus an additional lump sum payment of $10 million after 50 years. The discount rate is 10%.What is the current value of her winnings?
While at lunch, you and the company's chief financial officer (CFO) begin to discuss opportunities to expand in the U.S. Discuss the opportunities to expand in the U.S., what it would take, and the potential hurdles the firm would have to overcome. Be sure to identify specific retail companies that could potentially sell CPI's p