Archive | February, 2016

What are the strategies used to mitigate stress.

Stress is inevitable. The goal is never to remove stress because that’s simply not possible. The challenge is to know what kind of environments stress you out personally, and determine what strategies you can use to mitigate those situations. Even being aware of what stresses you out isn’t enough; you need a road map to […]

How to calculate dividend per share.

MMM Corporation has the following data Outstanding shares of common stock 1000 thousand Target capital structure Debt 70% Equity 30% Projected net income [P(NI)] 5000 thousands The projected investments for next year 6000 thousands Assume the residual distribution model is used with respect to dividends. Find dividend per share?(DPS) [$1, $3] [$3, $4] [$4, $5] […]

Describe in depth how stock splits are formulated.

AA is a pharmaceutical company and plans to adopt a stock splits by giving 2 stocks for 1 existing stocks The current stock price per share is $50 The company’s managers believe the total market value would  increase by 10% This is because of the expected improvement in companies’ liquidity that will follow the company’s […]

How to formulate dividends?

BB is a manufacturing company and has the following data; Projected capital budget $4,750 Target capital structure ??? debt 60% ??? equity 40% Estimated net income $2,000 Assume the company follows a residual dividend policy. Determine how much dividends will it pay. Determine how much new stock must it issue. a- dividend = 0; new stock = […]

Risk management

Choose any publicly-traded firm in the US that interests you. (a) Use its latest Form 10K to identify what broad types of derivatives, if any, the firm is using? (b) Why/how is the firm using these derivatives? (c) What inferences can you draw for the quality of the firm’s risk management

Capital, Shares and Shareholders.

You own an unused gold mine that will cost $100,000 to reopen. If you open the mine, you expect to extract 1,000 ounces of gold a period for each of the next three periods. After that the deposits will be exhausted. Gold price is currently  $500 an ounce. At the beginning of each subsequent period […]

Describe different Manufacturing Overhead Control systems.

Select the best answer to each question. Space is provided for computations after the quantitative questions. ____ 1.      (CPA) The Forming Department is the first of a two-stage production process. Spoilage is detected at the end of the Forming Department. Costs of spoiled units are assigned to units completed and transferred to the second department […]

Identify a recent economic, social, political, or technological trend that significantly affects Domino’s pizza Inc.

This is under strategic management; Identify a recent economic, social, political, or technological trend that significantly affects Domino’s pizza Inc. and show an example of a competitive profile matrix for Domino’s pizza Inc.

Locate the Cash Flow Statement in the annual report and answer the following questions?

Create a chart in Excel using the sample format below to summarize the revenue in dollars and percent of growth year over year for the past three years (from 2010–2012), and then answer the questions that follow. 2012 $ Rev % Chg 2011 $ Rev % Chg 2010 $ Rev % Chg 2) Did revenue […]

which financing method is most suitable for the cases below (A, B, C, D, E , F, G)?

Question: which financing method is most suitable for the cases below (A, B, C, D, E , F, G) – Financing methods-CHOOSE ONE FOR EACH CASE 1. Leasing arrangement. 2. Long-term bonds or bank loans. 3. Debt with warrants for share purchases. 4. Friends or relatives and/or bank overdraft. 5. Ordinary shares – private placement. […]