Year project a project b

(10-1) A project has an initial cost of $40,000, expected net cash inflows of $9,000 per year for 7 years, and a cost of capital of 11%. What is the project’s NPV? (Hint: Begin by constructing a timeline.) (10-7) Your division is considering two investment projects, each of which requires an up-front expenditure of $15… Continue reading Year project a project b

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What are the 2-3 most important questions that you would ask management as a result of your analysis?

Read HBC ‘Assessing a Company’s Future Financial Health.’ Fill out the ratios in the case which are present from page 6. You will need to calculate the formulas/ratios as they will lead you to answer the required questions mentioned below. Write a 4 – 5 page review of the plan answering the following: 1. What… Continue reading What are the 2-3 most important questions that you would ask management as a result of your analysis?

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Hint: do not google these questions and then assume you are receiving accurate information.

Answer the following questions in your own words: Why is the overall cost of capital used for investment decisions even when only one source of capital will be used (e.g., debt)? In computing the cost of capital, are the historical costs of existing debt and equity or the current costs as determined in the market… Continue reading Hint: do not google these questions and then assume you are receiving accurate information.

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Company background

Topic: Ball Arrow Space and Ball Alluminum -Compare and contrast the financial health of an investment grade company versus a company in financial distress. Your evaluation should include an in-depth financial statement analysis using data from the past five years. The blue chip company should be listed on a major U.S. stock market index like… Continue reading Company background

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Within this essay you are expected to critically analyse and provide an informed opinion on:

The question is going to be the following: ‘Throughout the course you have had exposure related to the main themes and principles of Financial Technology (FinTech). The main message being brought forward over the last weeks is that FinTech and Blockchain are here to stay as enabling technological and innovation forces. Nonetheless, it has become… Continue reading Within this essay you are expected to critically analyse and provide an informed opinion on:

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I want to write a part about the effect of divestitures on r&d intensity/ innovation of the firm.

I am writing my thesis about divestment decisions. I want to write a part about the effect of divestitures on R&D intensity/ innovation of the firm. For example: is a firm going to invest more in R&D when they did a divestiture or are they having more innovations after divestiture. That kind of things. After… Continue reading I want to write a part about the effect of divestitures on r&d intensity/ innovation of the firm.

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Your journal entry must be at least 200 words in length.

Instructions Choose an international company (not based in the United States) on which to base your journal entry. Reflect on the company, the concepts in the unit, and the current economic environment in which the company operates, and consider the current exchange rate. Imagine that you are a manager in the company you have chosen.… Continue reading Your journal entry must be at least 200 words in length.

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Why would a firm ever issue stock or find external sources of equity if it has the opportunity to leverage with debt (i.e. use financial leverage)?

Answer the following questions in your own words: Why does a conservative approach to operating leverage inhibit a firm’s profitability? Be sure to directly and succinctly answer the question. Your answer should, at a minimum, explain the concept of operating leverage and mention the roles of contribution margin and break-even point. What types of firms… Continue reading Why would a firm ever issue stock or find external sources of equity if it has the opportunity to leverage with debt (i.e. use financial leverage)?

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The relationship between a bond’s price and the yield to maturity is an inverse relationship.

Answer the following questions in your own words: Please elaborate on these two integral precepts within the field of finance that must be understood for their successful application. The relationship between a bond’s price and the yield to maturity is an inverse relationship. Please explain; make sure you don’t simply restate the inverse relationship, but… Continue reading The relationship between a bond’s price and the yield to maturity is an inverse relationship.

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