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Unformatted text preview: Journal Entries for Fair Value and Equity Methods Presented below are two independent situations. Situation 1 Hatcher Cosmetics acquired 10% of the 200,000 shares of common stock of Ramirez Fashion at a total cost of $14 per share on March 18, 2010. On June 30, Ramirez declared and paid a $75,000 cash dividend. On December 31, Ramirez reported net income of $122,000 for the year. At December 31, the market price of Ramirez Fashion was $15 per share. The securities are classified as available-for-sale. Situation 2 Holmes, Inc. obtained significant influence over Nadal Corporation by buying 25% of Nadal’s 30,000 outstanding shares of common stock at a total cost of $9 per share on January 1, 2010. On June 15, Nadal declared and paid a cash dividend of $36,000. On December 31, Nadal reported a net income of $85,000 for the year. Question: Prepare all necessary journal entries in 2010 for both situations....
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This note was uploaded on 02/21/2012 for the course ACT 492 taught by Professor Ngo during the Fall '11 term at Colorado.
- Fall '11