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Pickard and Associates

Please provide answers to the following: The following selected information is taken from the records of Pickard and Associates: Accounts payable = $143,000 Accounts receivable = 95,000 Advertising expense = 14,500 Cash = 63,000 Supplies expense = 31,500 Rent expense = 12,000 Utilities expense = 2,500 Income taxes (

Call options

The book we are using does not explain short and long positions at all. Could someone explain what these mean and how to answer this question? Which one of the following statements about the value of a call option at expiration is false? a. A short position in a call option will result in a loss if the stock price exceeds t

Compute net profit

Compute the net profit for a company with the following data: a. Beginning inventory $ 150,000 b. Purchases at billed cost $ 330,000 c. Sales returns and allowances $ 250,000 d. Rent $ 60,000 e. Salaries $ 400,

Bankruptcy

A. What is the ratio of Chapter 7 to Chapter 11 filings for businesses? b. What is the typical time span for filing for chapter 11, confirmation, and successful completion of the reorganization plan? c. What are the most common reasons that force an individual to file for bankruptcy? d. What kind of individual debts may

Payback, Net present value, and depreciation tax shield

1)Calculate the payback for a project that costs $1,000 and is expected to provide cash inflows of $400 per year for the next three years. If the required payback is 3 years, should the firm accept the project? 2)Calculate the net present value for a project that costs $1,000 and is expected to provide cash inflows of $400 p

What is the expected value of this game?

Suppose that a particular game involves throwing a six-sided dice. When the player throws a 1, she wins $90. Otherwise, for any other outcome (2-6) she loses $12. What is the expected value of this game? 1 $90 2 $-12 3 $-12 4 $-12 5 $-12 6 $-12

Examining Conservatism

Full description of problem can be found in the attached file. It's a book question from 2nd edition of Financial Accenting by John Friedlan.

Debtor-Creditor Relationships

Debtor-Creditor Relationships. Using the Internet, locate an article specifically related to debtor-creditor relationships. Prepare 400-650-Word review of the article. Be sure to properly cite and reference the article in your review. Be sure to properly cite and reference the article in your review. Be prepared to discus

Firm Value and Financial Leverage

1) Firm value is calculated by adding expected cash flow to the firm's cost of capital under each capital structure. True or False. 2) The degree of financial leverage measures the sensitivity of_______ to changes in ________. a) net sale, EBIT. b) EBIT, net sales c) EBIT, EPS. d) EPS,EBIT. 3) Explain how div

Fixed Assets and Cash Flow

1. Why is proper management of fixed assets crucial to the success of a firm? 2. How do you compute a project's operating cash flow?

Internal Rate of Return

1) What is the internal rate of return (IRR) for a project whose intitial after tax cost is $5,000,000 and it is expected to provide after tax operating cash flows of ($1,800,000) in year 1, $2,900,000 in year 2, $2,700,000 in year 3, and $2,300,000 in year 4 ? 2) A firm is evaluating a proposal that has an initial investment

Engineering Economic

A $100,000 piece of testing equipment was installed and depreciated for 5 years. Each year the end-of-year book value decreased at a rate of 10% of the book value at the beginning of the year. The system was sold for $24,000 at the end of 5 years. a) Compute the amount of the annual depreciation.

Return on assets using Dupont Equation

Please help with the following problems. 1) What would be the return on total assets of a firm if net income is $50,000 , total sales are $100,000 , and total assets are $175,000 ? 2) If the total assets turnover of firm is 1.5 , total assets are $500,000 , and net income is $50,000 , what is the margin ? 3) Assu

Personal financial planning

In what areas of personal financial planning are the concepts of (a)future value (b) present value (c) ordinary annuities useful . Kindly explain and give a few examples if possible.

Article Review - e-business and intellectual property

Using the Internet, locate an article specifically related to e-business and intellectual property. And prepare a 350-400-word review of the article. Your review should assess the different types of and legal protections for intellectual property. Be sure to analyze the legal issues of e-business to include intellectual property

Three Dog Bakery: Understanding Cost Terms

Please see attachment: Answer Questions 1, 3 & 4. 1) To what cost objects could Three Dog Bakery trace its costs? 3) What sectors- manufacturing, merchandising, or service - does Three Dog Bakery operate in? Why are they classified this way? 4) When Wal-Mart purchased Lick'n Crunch cookies for sale in its stores, is

Ratios and Financial Planning at East Coast Yachts

Please see the attached file. RATIOS AND FINANCIAL PLANNING AT EAST COAST YACHTS Dan Ervin was recently hired by East Coast Yachts to assist the company with its short-term financial planning and also to evaluate the company's financial performance. Dan graduated from college five years ago with a degree in finance, and h

Calculating Interest Rate

Calculating Interest Rate. Find the interest rate implied by the following combinations of present and future values: Present Value Years Future Value $400 11 $648 $183 4 $249 $300 7 $300 Please show me how you calculated the problem so I can do it for my paper. These are not the

ABC Inc., a retailer, had the following account balances as of April 30, 2006

ABC Inc., a retailer, had the following account balances as of April 30, 2006: Cash . . . . . . . . $ 5,050 Accounts Receivable . .2,450 Inventory . . . . . . .8,000 Land . . . . . . . . .13,000 Building . . . . . . .12,000 Furniture . . . . . . .2,000 Notes Payable . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $12,500 Accounts Payable .