CHAPTER 5 & 6
What is a Competitive Strategy
Actions and approaches to please customers
Offensive and defensive moves to counter maneuvers of rivals
Responses to shifting market conditions
Initiatives to strengthe
BSG Scavenger Hunt
Name: AnnMarie Zollo
After familiarizing yourself with the BSG simulation, complete this worksheet.
1. Under the Assignments tab from the Corporate Lobby, what are all the links listed from the dropdown menu?
a. BSG Quiz 1
b. BSG Quiz 2
CHAPTER 7 & 8
Attack a rivals profit sanctuaries
It increases the competition in market and force the local organizations to provide better service or products to the
customers. Hardball companies attacks on area of softball companies with
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Name of the article: Big Tobacco Has Caught Startup Fever
Date published: March 8, 2017
Author: Felix G
CHAPTER 1 & 2 CONCEPTS
Developing a Competitive Advantage
Serve needs and desires of customer
Developing an expertise and resources
A companys strategy should include a blend of pro
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Name of the article: Staples Tries to Become a Hip Co-Working Hangout
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Math 451, Exam I
February 20, 2017
The Honor Code is in effect for this examination. All work is to be your own.
The exam lasts for 50 min.
Be sure that your name is on every page. in case. pages become detached.
You must ShOW your work on the partial credit problems to receive credit!
.(15 pts.) .Convert binary number to decimal number: (11011.101)2.
([IOI\)31\(U\ 5: [MW x2 fole/(Z'HXZO
i lX21 (01271 (1&23
(b).- Convert decima
You must show your work on the partial credit problems to receive credit!
1. (15 pts.) The error estimate for the Trepezoidal rule with n + 1 uniform grid points
Euro) = fhzmylfnwll, h = 5;.
Consider f01(cos_(zn) +
What is the role of dorsolateral prefrontal cortex in adolescent development?- upper-outside
edges, equivalent to gas pedal of problem solving, create and initiate problem solving, important
What is the role of the ventral media
Assignment 2 Based on lecture 3&4
Question 1 (2 pt)
There is a collection of n NGOs operating in the health sector of a country, where n3. Each NGO
can choose either to invest in a large-scale and collaborative project with other NGOs, or invest
Web Exercise - Intel
Total Assets 2014
Total Assets 2015
Dollar change in Assets
% Change in Assets
Stockholder Equity '14
Stockholder Equity '15
Dollar change in SE
% Change in SE
Total Long Term Debt '14
Total Long Term Debt '15
Dollar change in L
Ch. 9 & 10 Quiz
This quiz requires you to show your work as you answer each problem. Show your work to the best of
your ability to show your level of understanding in the concepts.
1. You have an opportunity to buy a $1,000 bond which matures in 10 years.
Completethe following Basic Problems at the end of Ch. 12 & 13:
Ch. 12 Basic Problems 1, 2, 6
Ch. 13 Basic Problems 1
Earnings before depreciation & taxes
Earnings before Taxes
minus 30% taxes
Earnings after taxes
Book of value of old helicopter
minus sales price
tax loss on sale
tax rate (34%)
Cash Inflow: Sale of Helicopter
Total Cash Inflows
Net cost of h
Costs of goods
Selling & Admin exp
2.Return on assets (investment)
3.Return on equity
Asset utilization ratios
Running Header: MCDONALDS RISE OF SUCCESS
MCDONALDS RISE OF SUCCESS IN RELATION TO THE RISE OF OBESITY
GWYNEDD MERCY UNIVERSITY
MCDONALDS RISE OF SUCCESS
Obesity stems from lack of exercise combined with an improper diet. However,
Ch. 11 & 11 Appendix Quiz Part II
Show your work to the best of your ability to show your level of understanding in the concepts.
1. Jury Company wants to calculate the component costs in its capital structure. Common stock
currently sells for $33, and is
Web Exercise CH4 PG 112
Stock Price =
11.74 The current stock price is at its lowest point in 52 weeks.
52 Week High
52 Week Low
Has B&N been profitable the last three years
Yes, B&N has been able to remain profitable in the last three years.
Kd = yield (1 - T)
Yield Tax RateYield(1-T)
principal payment - price of bond
# of years to maturity
.6 (price of the bond) + .4 (principal payment)
annual interest payment
a. Value of the stock based on dividend valuation model
Ke - g
b. Value of:
D2 = D1 x (1+g)
1.20 x (1+.10)
D3 = D2 x (1+g)
D4 = D3 x (1+g)