Examine the derivative market structure. Justify the economic agents necessary to create efficient and effective utility.
06 Sep 2020Problem 12-16 Replacement analysisThe Bigbee Bottling Company is contemplating the replacement of one of its bottling machines with a newer and more efficient one. The old machine has a book value of $575,000 and a remaining useful life of 5 years. The firm does not expect to re...
06 Sep 2020Problem 12-14 New project analysisHolmes Manufacturing is considering a new machine that costs $270,000 and would reduce pretax manufacturing costs by $90,000 annually. Holmes would use the 3-year MACRS method to depreciate the machine, and management thinks the machine would ha...
06 Sep 2020ABC ltd has current assests of 200000 and current liabilities of 108000 the director board is expecting to purchase a machine next months for their company costing 350000. what are the advantages and diaadvantages of using short term financing as compared to long term financing f...
06 Sep 2020Break-even EBIT and Leverage: Company Y is comparing two different capital structures. Plan I would result in 7,000 shares of stock and $160,000 in debt. Plan II would result in 5,000 shares of stock and $340,000 in debt. The interest rate on the debt is 10 percent. A. Ignoring t...
06 Sep 2020Do real options always have a nonnegative incremental value?Asked on 31 Dec 2019
06 Sep 2020In 300- 500 words summaries how Starbucks or Samsung hope to manage new product, life cycle strategies and diversification. criteria: using Skimming pricing strategy. A reference of the article, file or web link must be included the reference can be from wall street journal or an...
06 Sep 2020Some common risks that are transferred to insurance companies are auto, home, health, life. Detail a risk that could be transferred to an insurance company, but isnât utilized as often as the most common ones mentioned. Explain the risk that can be transferred, when itâs used...
06 Sep 2020Name one behavior that you could change to help you create more wealth. Explain in detail.
06 Sep 2020The Gilbert Guide has grown from its inception in 2003 as a groundbreaking guidebook setting new standards and criteria for assessing the quality of the many types of long- term care available to become the biggest senior care site on the Web, offering an even wider range of reso...
06 Sep 2020What is the importance of a retirement plan?You purchase a tax- free municipal bond paying an annual rate of 6 percent. Find the before- tax rate if you are in thea. 15- percent tax bracket.b. 28- percent tax bracket.c. 36- percent tax bracket.In pension planning, some people rel...
06 Sep 2020In calculating the weighted average cost of capital, the best value use for D, E and V are their:A.Book valuesB.Liquidating valuesC.Market valuesD.An average of book, liquidating and market values
06 Sep 2020If a firm is unlevered and has a cost of equity capital 9%, what would the cost of equity be if the firms became levered at a debt-equity ratio of 2? The expected cost of debt is 7%. (Assume no taxes.)A.15.0%B.16.0%C.14.5%D.13%
06 Sep 2020Assume the corporate tax rate is 30%. The firm has no debt in its capital structure. It is valued at $100 million. What would be the value of the firm if it issued $50 million in perpetual debt and repurchased the equity?A.$65 millionB.$115 millionC.$100 millionD.None of the abov...
06 Sep 2020(Dividend payout ratio) electronics company earned $ 2.9 M in netincome last year and for the first time ever paid its commom stockholders a cash dividend of $0.18 per share. the firm has 9.2 M share outstanding. What was the carson"s dividend payout ratio ( round to two decimals...
06 Sep 2020Filer Manufacturing has 7.9 million shares of common stock outstanding. The current share price is $49, and the book value per share is $3. The company also has two bond issues outstanding. The first bond issue has a face value of $69.2 million and a coupon rate of 6.6 percent an...
06 Sep 2020Titan Mining Corporation has 8.6 million shares of common stock outstanding and 300,000 5 percent semiannual bonds outstanding, par value $1,000 each. The common stock currently sells for $34 per share and has a beta of 1.3, and the bonds have 15 years to maturity and sell for 11...
06 Sep 2020MJ Enterprises stock traditionally provides an average rate of return of 11.6 percent. The firmâs next annual dividend is projected at $2.40 with future increases of 3 percent per year. What price should you pay for this stock is you are satisfied with the firmâs average rate...
06 Sep 2020What is the value of a 20-year, zero-coupon bond with a face value of $1,000 when the market required rate of return is 9.6 percent, compounded semiannually?$192.40$172.19$153.30$168.31$195.26
06 Sep 2020EOQ) A book store is trying to determine the optimal oder quantity for a popular noval printed in a backpaper. The store feels that the book will sell ay four times its hardback figures. It would therefore sell approx 3000 copies in the next year at a price of $1.50. The store bu...
06 Sep 2020A firm has total debt of $1,490 and a debt-equity ratio of .34. What is the value of the total assets?
06 Sep 2020A firm has sales of $1,210, net income of $179, net fixed assets of $483, and current assets of $337. The firm has $105 in inventory. What is the common-size statement value of inventory?8.7 percent21.7 percent12.8 percent48.6 percent31.2 percent
06 Sep 2020The Purple Martin has annual sales of $4,800, total debt of $1,200, total equity of $2,500, and a profit margin of 6 percent. What is the return on assets?6.00 percent7.78 percent11.52 percent10.31 percent24.00 percent
06 Sep 2020Shelton, Inc., has sales of $388,000, costs of $176,000, depreciation expense of $41,000, interest expense of $22,000, and a tax rate of 35 percent.What is the net income for the firm?Suppose the company paid out $31,000 in cash dividends. What is the addition to retained earning...
06 Sep 2020You invested in long-term corporate bonds and earned 6.1 percent. During that same time period, large-company stocks returned 12.6 percent, long-term government bonds returned 5.7 percent, U.S. Treasury bills returned 4.2 percent, and inflation averaged 3.8 percent. What average ...
06 Sep 2020shoe company manufactures a complete line of mens and womens dress for independent merchants. The average selling price of its finished product is $95 per pair. The variable cost for this same pair of shoes is $65. The shoe company incurs fixed cost of 200,000 per year. a. what i...
06 Sep 2020For each of the following, compute the present value Present Value Years Interest Rate Future value12years 6 % $ 15,0513years 12% $47,55728years 13% $882,07330years 10% $546,164
06 Sep 2020What is the future value of $3,184 invested for 12 years at 6.00 percent compounded annually?$6,382.69$6,430.98$6,022.42$1,515.33$6,406.83
06 Sep 2020You hold a portfolio with the following securities: Security Percent of portfolio Return Stock A 54% -1.1% Stock B 17% 14.5% Stock C Please calculate it 8.9%
06 Sep 2020what is the difference between market capitalization value of a company and its book value? how would each be useful in evaluating a company
06 Sep 2020June Company makes 2 types of products, standard model (S)and miniature model(M).June Company plans to make 60 batches of S and 30 batches of the more complicated M. S are produced in batches of200 but the M are produced in batches of 150 for the coming year.The company classifie...
06 Sep 2020Discuss the recent default swap market crisis that exposed many firms to heavy financial losses in 2008/2009.
06 Sep 2020Describe at least two option strategies an investor may use to increase their portfolio return and include in your discussion associated risks involved with implementing the strategies.
06 Sep 2020Compare the different stock valuation methods.
06 Sep 2020An investment that you are considering promises to pay $2,000 semiannually for the next two years, beginning six months from now. You have determined that the appropriate opportunity cost (discount) rate is 8%, compounded quarterly. What is the present value of this investment?
06 Sep 2020_____ provides a way for marketers to evaluate the effectiveness of the message and tailor their responses accordingly. a. Feedback b. The message c. The AIDA concept d. Noise
06 Sep 2020Marketing intermediaries are:a. management consulting firms that advise producers on distribution strategy.b. shoppers who are paid to purchase products for busy customers.c. financial institutions that arrange for the financing of business purchases.d. middlemen who operate betw...
06 Sep 2020Consider a project with the following cash flows -100, 230, and -134 at time 0,1, and 2, respectively. >Obtain the IRR(s) of the project.Obtain the NPI( Net Profitability Index) of the project if the cost of capital is 10%.Also obtain the PI(Profitability Index) of the project if...
06 Sep 2020A trader creates a bear spread by selling a six-month put option with a $25 strike price for $2.15 and buying a six-month put option with a $29 strike price for $4.75. What is the total payoff when the stock price in six months is $33?
06 Sep 2020The current price of a non-dividend-paying biotech stock is $140 with a volatility of 25%. The risk-free rate is 4%. For a three-month time step: What is the probability of an up movement in a risk-neutral world? What is the probability of a down movement in a risk-neutral world?
06 Sep 2020Currently, the spot rate is 80 JPY/USD and the 1-year forward rate is 78 JPY/USD. The one-year interest rates in both countries are 0%. Show how to make an arbitrage profit
06 Sep 2020Consider the following zero rates per year (continuous compounding): 1 year: 5% 2 years: 6% 3 years: 7% What is the two-year par yield (par rate)?
06 Sep 2020Consider the following zero rates per year (continuous compounding): 1 year: 5% 2 years: 6% 3 years: 7% What is the two-year par yield (par rate)?
05 Sep 2020Assume there are 3 bonds with semiannual coupon payments and the following characteristics: Bond 1: 4% coupon, maturity 6 months, price = 100.7329 Bond 2: 10% coupon, maturity 1 year, price = 106.8347 Bond 3: 6% coupon, maturity 1.5 years, price = 103.6061 If r0.5 = 2.5% and r1 =...
05 Sep 2020A semi-annual pay interest rate swap where the fixed rate is 5% (with semi-annual compounding) has a remaining life of nine months. The six-month LIBOR rate observed three months ago was 4.85% with semi-annual compounding. Todays three- and nine-month LIBOR rates are 5.3% and 5.8...
05 Sep 2020Jack holds a portfolio with the following securities: Security Investment Return Stock A 686,654 11.8% Stock B 804,986 6.3% Stock C 560,403 9.6%
05 Sep 2020John invested the following amounts in three stocks: Security Investment Beta Stock A $448,594 0.90 Stock B $218,023 2.48 Stock C $896,605 1.41 Calculate the beta portfolio.
05 Sep 2020Write a 2- to 4-page paper comparing capital and operating leases (similarities and differences) and explain how each are classified on financial statements. Explain how their classification and the changes in how they were reported over time impacted accounting practice.
05 Sep 2020Financial marketsquestion.. A bank is earning 4.6 percent on its $225 million in earning assets and is paying 2.55 percent on its liabilities. What is the banks interest rate spread?Answer Format: Round to four decimal places. Use decimals, not percentâs in your answer. For exa...
05 Sep 2020Financial MarketsQuestion 1 .. An investor agrees to purchase 100 shares of ABC Corp. stock in six months. She is worried the stock price will rise significantly over the next six months. The spot price of the stock is $54 and she buys a six-month call with a strike of $60 for $2...
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