The sharpetouch company is evaluating the proposed acquisition of a new molding machine. the machines purchase price is $108,000 and it would cost another $12,000 to modify it for it to be operational. the machine falls into the MACRS three year clas..

The bond pays interest semiannually on May 15 and November 15. Assuming delivery on December 1, determine the implied repo rate. Then write an interpretation of your result.

A 4.00 percent coupon municipal bond has 12 years left to maturity and has a price quote of 106.80. The bond can be called in eight years. The call premium is one year of coupon payments. Compute the bond’s current yield percentage. Compute the yield..

Carter Enterprises can issue floatingrate debt at LIBOR or fixedrate debt at 9.9 percent. Brence Manufacturing can issue floatingrate debt at LIBOR + 1.5 percent or fixedrate debt at 10.5 percent. What are the net payments of Carter and Brence i..

Mullineaux Corporation has a target capital structure of 60 percent common stock, 15 percent preferred stock, and 25 percent debt. Its cost of equity is 11 percent, the cost of preferred stock is 6 percent, and the pretax cost of debt is 8 percent. T..

In 2015, Usher Sports Shop had cash flows from investing activities of –$4,534,000 and cash flows from financing activities of –$5,965,000. The balance in the firm’s cash account was $1,632,000 at the beginning of 2015 and $1,776,000 at the end of th..

Brian invested $1,000 five years ago and earns 4% interest per annum on his investment. By leaving the interest earnings in the account, he increases the amount of interest he earns each year. What is the term for this effect?

When considering including two pieces of equipment, a truck and an overhead pulley system, in this year's capital budget. The projects are independent. The cash outlay for the truck is $17,400, and that for the pulley system is $20,200.

EXTERNAL EQUITY FINANCING Coastal Carolina Heating and Cooling Inc. has a 6month backlog of orders for its patented solar heating system. To meet this demand, management plans to expand production capacity by 45% with a $20 million investment in pla..

Summerdahl Resorts' common stock is currently trading at $40 a share. The stock is expected to pay a dividend of $2.00 a share at the end of the year (D1= $2.00), and the dividend is expected to grow at a constant rate of 8% a year. What is the cost ..

AOL is considering two proposals to overhaul its network infrastructure. They have received two bids. The first bid from Huawei will require a $18 million upfront investment and will generate $20 million in savings for AOL each year for the next 33 y..

Suppose that put options on a stock with strike prices $45 and $55 cost $2 and $9, respectively. Use these options to create a bear spread. At what stock price at maturity will you break even? In other words, at what stock price, will you make $0 pro..
