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Show the cost implications using three graphs, each of a different polluter with a unique MAC curve drawn to depict a low cost abater, a moderate cost abater and a high cost abater.

A. Under a strict command and control framework, supple abatement standards are se equally across polluters. Assume the total abatement target is 30 units. Show the cost implications using three graphs, each of a different polluter with a unique MAC curve drawn to depict a low cost abater, a moderate cost abater and a high cos

Financial Planning

Looking at the planning model, I have to run out the projections to 2007. What would happen if the firm would continue to expand at 10% and relied on new issues of debt to make up any required external financing. Would the standard measures of leverage, such has the debt ratio and the interest cover start to spin out of control?

Uncertain Expected Cash Flows

The company is considering an investment that costs $785,000 today and has a salvage value in 10 years of $137,714, but the company is not sure how much net annual cash inflow will be provided by the investment. The company has a discount rate of 7%. How do I compute the net amount of annual cash inflow required to break even.

Capital Budgeting notes

1) Projects c and d both have normal cash flows. In other words, there is an up-front cost followed over time by a series of positive cash flows. Both projects have the same risk and a WACC equal to 10 percent. However, Project c has a higher internal rate of return than Project d. Assume that changes in the WACC have no effect

Finance. Calculating Yards of Nylon. Inventory

Please show formulas and explanation. Camping USA uses 6 yards of nylon for each tent produced. On April 1, Camping had 48 yards of nylon on hand. If Camping desired an ending inventory of 30 yards of nylon and plans to produce 120 tents during the month, how many yards of nylon should the company purchase during April?

Beta for stock

If a stock consistently goes down (up) by 2.1% when the market portfolio goes down (up) by 1.5% then what is the beta (b)?

Chart Problems

Please review my chart and guide me as to what else is needed.

Financial Ratios

What is the effect (increase, decrease, no effect) of a cash dividend payment on the following ratios (all else equal) Times Interest Earned and Long-term Debt to Equity? What is the effect (increase, decrease, no effect) of selling inventory for profit on the following ratios (all else equal) Times Interest Earned and Long

Economics Question

You have the following information for a country for 2005, with all price indexes utilizing 1995 as the base year: The export price index is 120, the import price index is 130, the quantity index of exports is 115, and the quantity index of imports is 100. Calculate the commodity terms of trade and the income terms of trade for

Net present Value

A project costing $35 - million is expected to generate profits of $11 - million in the first year, $14 - million in the second year, $16 - million in the third year, and 12 - million in the fourth year. What is the NPV if the hurdle rate is 8%?

Financial Economics - Compounding and Present Value

1. Compounding: Suppose someone invested 2 dollars on January 1, 1776 at 3.3 percent interest compounded yearly. a) How much interest would the investment be worth on January 1, 2001 (225 years later)? b) Suppose the interest rate were 6.6 percent instead of 3.3 percent. What would the investment be worth? c) Suppose the i

Compute annual payment

Intermediate term loan for 1,000,000 to be paid off in equal installments at the end of each of the next 5 years. The interest rate is 14%, what is the annual payment.

Weighted average cost of capital

Cost of equity is 16%; the before tax cost of debt is 13% ; the marginal tax rate is 40%. Stock sells at book value. I need to calculate the after tax weighted average cost of capital using the following balance sheet. Assets Liabilities and Equity Cash

The dividend will increase at a 6% rate annually thereafter.

Biogenetics Inc plans to retain and reinvest all of their earnings for the next 30 years. Investors believe that at the end of year 31 the firm will pay a dividend of $12 per share. The dividend will increase at a 6% rate annually thereafter. Given a return of 15%, what is the selling price of the stock?

Basic question about datasets. Not a

I'm working with a cross-section of the NLSY97 (using the program Stata). I'm a new econometrics grad student. I'm trying to make sure I understand how these datasets work but I'm almost embarrassed to ask this question: the observations are linked somewhere in the dataset right? What I mean is, its not just statistics on th

Stock Valuation

You are considering buying the stock of two very similar companies. Both companies are expected to earn $3 per share this year. However, Company D is expected to pay all of its earnings out as dividends, while Company G is expected to pay out only one-third of its earnings, or $1. D's stock price is $20. . Both companies are equ

Darwin, Inc

Shares of Darwin, Inc. sell for $20 per share. 40% of earnings are paid in dividends. What is the dividend yield? Earnings are $100,000, and there are 10,000 shares of stock outstanding.

Receipts and receivables

US Sports Company projects the following sales: April May June $75,000 $95,000 $110,000 Ninety percent of US' sales are on credit with 60 percent of receivables collected in the month after the sale and the rest of receivables are collected in the second month after the sale. February sales were

Average collection period

MICROLIMP'S account receiveables total $4,000,000 on annual sales of $400 million. What is the companys average collection period?

Return on assets

Company has annual sales of $5 million, maintains a net after tax profit margin of 5% and has a sales to assets ratio of 4. What is the return on assets? If its debt/equity ratio is 0.5, what is the return on equity?

Flotation costs

Daniel Kaffe, CFO of Kendrick Enterprises, is evaluating a 10-year, 9 percent loan, with gross proceeds of $4,250,000. Kendrick's pretax cost of debt is 9 percent. Flotation costs are estimated to be 1.25 percent of gross proceeds and will be amortized using a straight-line schedule over the 10-year life of the loan. Kendrick is

Journalize Adjusting Entries

The ledger of Salizar Company at the end of the current year shows Accounts Receivable $110,000, Sales $840,000, and Sales Returns and Allowances $40,000. Instructions (a) If Allowance for Doubtful Accounts has a credit balance of $2,500 in the trial balance, journalize the adjusting entry at December 31, assuming bad debt