Week 1: Problem Set 1 1. Ben Collins plans to buy a house for $65,000. If that real estate property is expected to increase in value 5 percent each year, what would its approximate value be seven years from now? Answer: PV * FVF or, PV (1 + .05)^n or, PV (1.05)^7 or, PV * 1.4071 or, $65,000 * 1.4071 = $91,461.50 2. At an annual interest rate of five percent, how long would it take for your savings to double?
Basic Buildings Inc. has decided to go public with a $5,000,000 new equity issue. Its investment bankers agreed to take a smaller fee now (6 percent of par value versus 10 percent) in exchange for a 1-year option to purchase an additional 200,000 shares of the company at $5.00 per share. The investment banking firm expects to exercise its option and purchase the 200,000 shares in exactly one year's time when the stock price is expected to be $6.50 per share. However, if the stock price is actually $12.00 per share one year from now, what is the present value of the entire underwriting agreement to the investment banker? Assume that the investment banker's required return on such arrangements is 15 percent and ignore any tax considerations.
1. Internal reports that review the actual impact of decisions are prepared by: • the controller • department heads • factory workers • management accountants 2. Horizontal analysis is also known as: • trend analysis • vertical analysis • linear analysis • common size analysis Final Exam Answers just a click away STR 581 Capstone Final Examination, Part Two (Latest) 3. Which of the following is an advantage of corporations relative to partnerships and sole proprietorships? • most common form of organization • reduced legal liability for investors • lower taxes • harder to transfer ownership 4.
On January 1, 2010, Roberto Company adopts a compensatory stock option plan and grants 40 executives 1,000 shares each at $30 a share. The fair value per option is $7 on the grant date. The company estimates that its annual employee turnover rate during the service period of three years will be 4%. However, at the end of 2011, the company estimates that the employee turnover will be 5% a year for the entire service period. The compensation expense for 2011 will be (Round off turnover calculations to three decimal places and answer to the nearest dollar.)
Nikko Corp's total common equity at the end of last year was $305,000 and its net income after taxes was $60,000. What was its ROE(Return on Equity)? (Points : 6) 16.87% 17.75% 18.69% 19.67% 20.66% Formula used in Return on Equity calculation is: 3. You have a chance to buy an annuity that pays $1,000 at the end of each year for three years. You could earn 5.5% on your money in other investments with equal risk.
Construct a single month's cash budget with the information given. What is the average cash gain or (loss) during a typical month for the Chadmark Corporation? Current month sales collected: 3000 x 40% x (100%-2%) = $1176 ADD: Prior month sales collected: 3000 x 60% = $1800 LESS: purchases $1500 LESS: other expenses $700 = $776 average cash gain during a typical month. 5. (TCO G) Clayton Industries is planning its operations for next year, and Ronnie Clayton, the CEO, wants you to forecast the
b) Assuming the government collected $43 million in cigarette tax revenue last year. If the average price of a pack of cigarettes is $2.50, calculate how much of an effect this tax increase will have on (1) quantity of cigarettes consumed and (2) cigarette tax revenue. 6. Sony cut the price of its 42” HDTV plasma TV from $3000 in the first quarter of 2005 to $2500 in the second quarter. Sales increased from 25,000 to 30,000 a) Based on this information, what is your best estimate of the price elasticity of demand?
It had accounts payables of $9,558, notes payables of $2,756, common stock of $22,000, and retained earnings of $14,008. How much long-term debt does the firm have? $76,342 $18,334 $54,342 $12,314 Multiple Choice Question 59 Tre-Bien Bakeries generated net income of $233,412 this year. At year end, the company had accounts receivables of $47,199, inventory of $63,781, and cash of $21,461. It also had accounts payables of $51,369, short-term notes payables of $11,417, and accrued taxes of $6,145.
Part (b) Calculate the seasonal forecast of sales for February of Year 3. Part (c) Which forecast do you think is most accurate and why? 11. Question : (TCO 6) Davis Company is considering two capital investment proposals. Estimates regarding each project are provided below: Project A Project B Initial Investment $800,000 $650,000 Annual Net Income $50,000 45,000 Annual Cash Inflow $220,000 $200,000 Salvage Value $0 $0 Estimated Useful Life 5 years 4 years The company requires a 10% rate of return on all new investments.