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When analyzing financial statements, what is the inherent value of conducting ratio analysis? Does ratio analysis provide a complete picture of the financial viability of the firm? Why or why not?
production unit for one month =30000 kg finished goods =5 days creditors =15days debtors =10days minimum bank balance re 20000 raw materials =rs 200 assume that 30 days a month and estimated sellinf price per unit is rs 500
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Apollo's Alpha bond was issued 10 years ago for 30 years with a face value of $1000. Interest rates were very high at the time, and the bond's coupon rate is 20%. The interest rate is now 10%.
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1. Can you help me with this valuation problem?: Imagine that you are trying to evaluate the economics of purchasing an automobile. You expect the car to provide annual after-tax cash benefits of $1,200 at the end of each year and assume that you can sell the car for after-tax proceeds of $5,000 at the end of the planned 5-year ownership period. All funds for purchasing the car will be drawn from your savings, which are currently earning 6% after taxes.
- a.Identify the cash flows, their timing, and the required return applicable to valuing the car.
- b.What is the maximum price you would be willing to pay to acquire the car? Explain.
2. How do you calculate the before tax-cost of the Sony bond and the after-tax cost of the Sony bond given the following information?:
- David Abbot is interested in purchasing a bond issued by Sony. He has obtained the following information on the security:
- Sony bond
- Par value $1,000 Coupon interest rate 6% Tax bracket 20%
- Cost $930 Years to maturity 10