1. A pension fund manager invests $10 million in a debt obligation that promises to pay 7.3% per year for four
value of the $10 million?
PV
10,000,000.00
Rate
7.30%
Maturity (yrs.)
4.0
FV
13,255,584.66
2. Suppose that a life insurance company has guarante
The Acquisition of Consolidated Rail Corporation
Overall Strategy:
1. Understand the value of Conrail to CSX and, for that matter, Norfolk Southern.
2. Realize the coercive nature of the merger offer and its impact of possible suitors.
3. Understand the i
1. What is the equivalent taxable yield for an investor facing a 40% marginal tax rate, and who can purchase
yield of 7.2?
Marginal tax rate
40.0%
Yield
7.2%
Equiv. Taxable Yield
12.0%
2. What is the yield ratio and why is it typically less than 1?
The yi
marginal tax rate
40.00%
yield
7.20%
taxable yield
12.00%
An investor in the 40% marginal tax bracket is eligible to purchase this tax-exempt municipal bond
The yield ratio is the yield on the municipal bond divided by the yield on the same maturity treas
Issuer
Time Warner Cable
McCormick & Co.
Goldman Sachs
Problem 1
Treasury Benchmark
Yield Benchmark
Spread
6.373%
4.518%
1.855%
5.685%
4.096%
1.589%
4.773%
3.507%
1.266%
Relative
Spread
41.058%
38.794%
36.099%
Problem 2
Bond U may be callable so the sprea
1. What factors allowed JLR to refinance its 2011 debt at a much lower coupon?
Its debt rating improved from 8.125% to 3.5% (462.5 bps) because of lower overall interest rates (26 bps) and
improved credit quality (436.5 bps)
2. Assuming a May 2015 tender,
Chapter 4
Five sources of cost advantage
1. Economies of scale and scope
2. Learning and Experience
3. Input Costs
4. Proprietary Knowledge
5. Different Business Model
The input costs and different business model
Three ways economies of scale produce cost
Chapter 1:
Introduction to
Project Management
Information Technology
Project Management,
Seventh Edition
Note: See the text itself for full citations.
Advantages of Using Formal
Project Management
Better control of financial, physical, and human
resources
Yessenia Sanchez
Gianna Giacalone
BUS 395-03
Case Analysis - Manage Your Health, Inc. (MYH)
1.
Project
Business
Strategies
Financial
Benefits
Recreation &
Wellness
Intranet
Project
Incentivize health in
employees to save
on insurance
premiums and have
a h
BUS 395
The Deadline
Name: Yessenia Sanchez
Deadline Assignment 1 (pages 1-70)
Answer the following questions, being as complete as you can to clearly answer the question.
1. Give me two reasons that they wanted to run a controlled project management proj
BUS 395
Name Yessenia Sanchez
The Deadline Assignment 3 pages 133-199
Answer the following questions, being as complete as you can to clearly answer the question.
1. What did DeMarco mean by the following comment on process improvement initiatives? Formal
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Name: Yessenia Sanchez
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BUS 395
Name: Yessenia Sanchez
The Deadline Assignment 4 pages 200-260
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1. In the section where the people were reviewing the Air Traffic Specification, ultimately
BUS 395
The Deadline
Name: Yessenia Sanchez
Deadline Assignment 2 (pages 71-132)
Answer the following questions, being as complete as you can to clearly answer the question.
1. DeMarco wrote about the possibility of trimming functionality from the product
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