Lecture 03 - Intro_Cases - Major Types of Business Risk...

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Unformatted text preview: Major Types of Business Risk Figure 1-1 Major Types of Business Risk Output Price Risk Input Price Risk Commodity Price Risk Exchange Rate Risk Interest Rate Risk Price Risk Credit Risk Damage to Assets Legal Liability Worker Injury Employee Benefits Pure Risk United Grain Growers, Inc. Provides commercial services to Canadian farmers and markets agricultural products worldwide. Founded in 1906 as a farmer-owned cooperative, and became a publicly traded company in 1993. UGG helps farmers plan, produce, and market their products. United Grain Growers, Inc. UGG is comprised of four main business segments: Grain Handling Services Crop Production Services Livestock Services Business Communications Grain Handling Services and Crop Production Services account for over 80% of UGGs earnings in most years. Substantial earnings volatility in these business segments. Kindling Brothers Furniture Co....
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This note was uploaded on 05/07/2009 for the course PAM 4230 taught by Professor Tennyson during the Spring '07 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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Lecture 03 - Intro_Cases - Major Types of Business Risk...

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