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Running head: JUMBO JET MARKET
Jumbo Jet Market: Airbus -Boing in 2001
Darway Dalmeida
Amberton University
Author Note
Dr. Jason Geesey
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JUMBO JET MARKET
How did Airbus eat into Boeing's market share over the years?
Two of the most recognizable competi

Business Financial Analysis
Week5Stock ValuationSelf-Assessment Stock Valuation
1
Bercedes Menz Inc. just paid a dividend of $3.00 per share. If dividends have been growing
at a constant rate of 4%, and you require an 11 percent return, what is the value

Business Financial Analysis
Week6Capital BudgetingProject Cash FlowsProject Cash Flow Analysis
Machine Replacement Practice Problem: Environ Tech
Machine Replacement
Practice Problem: SNG Chocolate
Environ Tech
Environ Tech Inc. can purchase a new machine

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Week 2 Self-Assessment TVM
1) If you invest $5000 into a savings account that pays an annual interest rate of 12%,
how much would you have in your account after 10 years?
a.
$17,042.52
b.
$14,284.38
c.
$16,849.24
d.
$15,529.24
2) If you invest $5000 int

Business Financial Analysis
Week3Interest RatesSelf Assessment Interest Rates
1
Use the following information for this and the following two questions. Please use the exact
(multiplicative) formulation. The pure rate of interest is 4.5 percent and the inf

Business Financial Analysis
Week5Cost of CapitalSelf-Assessment Cost of Capital
1
Use the following information to answer questions 1 through 3. UML Clothing Company has
500,000 shares of common stock outstanding which are priced in the market at $27 per

Business Financial Analysis
Week1
Financial Statement Analysis
Self-Assessment Financial Statement Analysis
SA_FSA_001
Use the following information regarding RiverHawk Corp. to answer questions 1 to 20.
The data for these problems is provided separately.

Business Financial Analysis
Week5Stock ValuationSelf-Assessment Stocks Practice Problems
1
You purchased a share of stock of XYZ for $21.00. The most recent dividend of XYZ was
$1.00 and dividends are expected to grow at a rate of 7% indefinitely. What mu

Business Financial Analysis
Week6Capital BudgetingCapital Budgeting Techniques
Self-Assessment Capital Budgeting
1
Use the following information to answer questions 1 and 2. A project costs $1,500 and
produces cash flows of $350 for years one through thre

Operating Cost ($ million)
Service Center Location
London
Madrid
20
15
Country
England
Germany
Switzerland
Italy
France
Service Center Locations
London
Madrid
0.5
2.0
3.0
3.0
1.5
Paris
22
Paris
2.5
3.0
2.0
1.0
2.0
1.5
1.0
2.0
2.0
0.5
Hamburg
Rome
21
Hambu

UMASS LOWELL College of Management
Marketing Fundamentals 63.501
Case #3 - Natureview Case Study (#2073)
This case is available at https:/cb.hbsp.harvard.edu.
Click the link above, and type "2073" on the search box.
In preparing for a case discussion, it

UMASS LOWELL College of Management
Marketing Fundamentals 63.501
Case #2 Cowgirl Cheese Product Strategy in a Down Economy
Unlike most cheese makers, Cowgirl Creamery not only makes, but sells and distributes their own
handcrafted organic cheeses, giving

1)
If you invest $5000 into a savings account that pays an annual interest rate of 12%,
how much would you have in your account after 10 years?
Given Data:
PV
Rate (i)
Compounding Freq. m
No. years n
5000
0.12
1
10
FV PV (1 i )
FV using formula:
=
n
FV 50

Beetle Forecasting Problem
alpha =
Month
January
February
March
April
May
June
Sales
450
563
518
495
584
Month
January
February
March
April
May
June
0.3
Exp. Smooth
e.
410
422.0
464.3
480.4
484.8
514.6
Rate (X) Sales (Y)
5.87
450
4.28
563
4.72
518
5.16
49

External Industry Factors
External Industry Factors/Forces are also
known as the External Environmental
Factors/Forces. These Factors/Forces include:
Economic Forces
Social, Cultural, Demographic, and Natural
Environmental Forces
Political, Government

C A S E 2 2 KFC:Doing Chicken Right
in the U.S.Fast-Food Industry
I think our most critical issue in the future will be
our ability to handle change. We have a concept
that, in the last two years, has moved us out of the
1960s to perhaps the late 1980s. U

Consider your organization or an organization you have worked for in the past. What is/was their
strategy? Is/Was it a sound strategy? Do/Did they have a competitive advantage? Do/Did they
have a sustainable competitive advantage? Is/Was the organization

Q1
What is the standard deviation of the after-tax cash flows?
What is the coefficient of variation of after-tax cash flows?
Q 2: You are a manger of the Lowell Fund and manage a portfolio of
$21 million. Your portfolio has a beta of 1.2 and required retu

Solution to Self-Assessment Bonds
Problem 1:
UML Inc. has a bond outstanding which is priced in the market at $1120.45. There is 5 years to maturity, the bond pays interest semiannually, and has a
yield to maturity of 8.92%. What is the bonds coupon rate?

Self Assessment: Stock Valuation
Q1
D(0)
D(1)
g (div growth rate)
R (req rate of retur
Stock Price
Q2
D(0)
D(1)
g (div growth rate)
R (req rate of retur
Stock Price
Q3
D(0)
D(1)
g (div growth rate)
R (req rate of retur
Stock Price
Q4
D(5)
g (div growth ra

Shore Financial Services Problem
x1
x2
x3
x4
Variables
Value
Rate of Return
Subject to:
Client risk tolerance
Max. stock
Mut. Fund vs. Bond
Min. Cash
Max. Cash
Total Portfolio
Non-negativity
=
=
=
=
portion
portion
portion
portion
x1
of
of
of
of
funds
fun

Wyndor Glass Company Problem
Decision Variables
x1 = number of doors to produce
x2 = number of windows to produce
x1 (doors)
Value
Profit/unit
Subject to:
Plant 1
Plant 2
Plant 3
Non-negativity:
1
300
x2 (windows)
1
500
Total Profit
800
Used(LHS)
1
2
3
2

Win Big Gambling Club Problem
x1
x2
x3
x4
Variable
Value
Audience reached
=
=
=
=
number
number
number
number
x1
0
5000
of
of
of
of
TV ads
newspaper ads
prime-time radio ads
afternoon radio ads
x2
0
8500
Subject to:
Budget
800
925
Max. TV
1
Max. Newspaper

Chapter4-24
Bused students
Variables
Subject to:
North population
South population
East population
West population
Central population
School cap (Central)
School cap (West)
School cap (South)
Non-negativity
Xnc
Xnw
Xns
Xsc
0
8
0
11
0
14
1
1
1
1
Xsw
Xss
Xe

UMASS LOWELL College of Management
Marketing Fundamentals 63.501
Case #1 The Fashion Channel Case Study
The Fashion Channel Case Study (#2075) is available at https:/cb.hbsp.harvard.edu.
Click the link above, and type "2075" on the search box.
In preparin

RiverHawk Corp. Income Statement for Year Ending December 31, 2005
Sales
Cost of Goods Sold
Gross Profit
G&A Expense
Depreciation
EBIT
Less Interest
EBT
Taxes
Net Income
Dividends
Addition to Retained Earnings
Shares of Common Stock Outstanding
Market Pri

Self-Assessment Capital Budgeting Solutions
Use the following information to answer questions 1 and 2.
A project costs $1500 and produces cash flows of $350 for years one through three and cash flows of $400 for years four through six.
1)
What is the IRR