Given the following numbers:
Working capital $ 90,000
Total assets 620,000
Retained earning 30,000
Earnings before interest and taxes 55.000
Market value of equity 100,000
Book value of total debt 280,000
a) Compute the z score for the data company.
b) Considering the Altman model, comment on the likelihood that this firm will experience financial failures.
Computation of z score:
working capital $ 90,000
total assets 620,000 ...
This solution shows how to calculate the Z-score for a company given their financial statement, and discusses the likelihood that the company will experience financial failure based on those numbers and the Altman model.