2.5 out of 2.5 points
Purchasing commodities, securities, or bills of exchange in one market and
immediately selling them in another to make a profit from price
differences in the two markets is called:
The credit crisis negatively affected other people beside home owners (lost their homes), and
mortgage companies (lost investments). The credit crisis also affected the insurance industry.
Mortgage insurers that provided insurance to the homeowners incurr
Fin 100 Homework
Sheila B. Stuckey
P6. Determine the present values (PVS) if $5000 is received in the future (i.e., at the end of each
indicated time period) in each of the following situations:
5% for ten years = $8,144.47
7% for seven years = $8,
Week 6 HOMEWORK 2
SHEILA B. STUCKEY
Due to the fact that Bob will be investing more money over time even with borrowing against it
as the money sits in the account, with continual contributions he will earn more money than Lisa. Lisa
Does not take out a l
There are numerous opportunities waiting for individuals with a finance education.
Bachelors degree is the minimum level of education required for most finance careers, that
focus on technology, ethics, e-business, critical think, prob
Operating cycle = Inventory period + Receivable period
Operating cycle = (40+15) +35
= 365/90= 4.06 turns per year
Inventory period = Inventory (COGS/365)
Inventory = Inventory period * (COGS/365)
= 55 ($900,000/365)
Week 2 Homework
2.) As the executive of a bank or thrift institution you are faced with an intense seasonal demand
for loans. Assuming that your loanable funds are inadequate to take care of the demand, how
might your reserve bank hel
HOMEWORK1 WEEK 6
SHEILA B STUCKEY
DQ1. What is the interest rate and how is it determined?
Interest Rate is the basic price that equates the demand for and supply of loan able funds in the financial
market. Interest rates are determined by unanticipated c
Friends and family. If youll go this route, be clear about the terms
and put everything in writing, so no bad blood arises.
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African-American consumers lead the way in purchases in this category. AfricanAmerican consumers spend more than nine times more on hair products than
any other group. Companies that can clearly identify and promote hair care
products that addres
Week 4 Discussion Board Post
A worksheet is a permanent accounting record and its use is required in the accounting cycle. Choose a
position and support your answer.
I personally like using a worksheet and already have a great deal of knowledge of using e
Discuss why it is just as important to analyze financial statements as it is to prepare them.
It is just as important to analyze financial statements because you need to double check the work to
make sure there are no mistakes. Money means a lot to many p
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Review of the Darden Restaurants Annual Financial
Report from 2012 Fiscal Year
December 1, 2
Week 11 Discussion Board Post
Identify two reasons why accounting is important for business. Justify your selections.
Accounting is a great way to find out how your business is doing. In addition accounting can also tell you
where you are succeeding and w
Week 8 Discussion Board Post
Sarbanes Oxley is an added cost to any organization which has to comply with the regulation, yet
gives investors more confidence in financial details. Compare the costs to the benefits to determine
whether you are for or again
Assume that you are an inventory manager and you notice that a lot of merchandise is being
returned. Discuss what might be the possible causes and any action that you might take.
As someone who works retail and handles customer returns daily I know how it
Discuss whether or not you believe that LIFO is a fair inventory valuation method.
I do not believe LIFO is a fair inventory valuation method. The reason why is because
LIFO is not a good indicator of ending inventory. The remaining inventory could be ext
Assume that you work as an accounting manager and notice that the number of bad debt has
increased significantly over the past year. Discuss what factors might be yielding this result and how
you would address the problem.
As an Accounting manager I would
Week 7 Discussion Board Post
Discuss what procedures a company may take to reduce the chance of fraudulent employee activities.
The Sarbanes-Oxley Act requires employers to implement strategies to prevent fraudulent accounting
practices by employees. One
human resource management notes
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Employee testing and selection
Notes on Supply Chain Management
Running head: CAREERS IN ACCOUNTING
Careers in Accounting
William E. David
ACC 100- Accounting 1
Prof. Steven Brydges
December 02, 2015
CAREERS IN ACCOUNTING
Career in Accounting
Book keeping, accounting and auditing clerks
This career option involves
Imagine you are a consultant hired to convert a manual accounting system to an automated
system. Suggest the key advantages and disadvantages of automating a manual accounting
system. Identify the most important step in the conversion process. Provide a r
Identify the inventory tracking method that is used to record the cost of goods
sold and ending inventory. Suggest the key risks inherent in recording inventory
in using both methods. Provide a rationale for your response.
Discuss the recording process fo
Importance of Accounting" Please respond to the following.
In your own words, explain the recording process and the accounting equation to someone who
has no accounting experience. Give your opinion on the elements or areas that might cause the
Running head: OPPORTUNITIES FOR ACCOUNTING GRADUATES
Opportunities for Accounting Graduates
ACC100056 Accounting I
Professor Van Nguyen
OPPORTUNITIES FOR ACCOUNTING GRADUATES
Opportunities for Accounting Gr
Then, discuss the primary advantages and disadvantages of applying the direct
write-off and the allowance method of writing off accounts. Even though the
direct write-off method is not acceptable for generally accepted accounting
principles (GAAP) reporti
Use the Internet to research the annual report of at least three (3)
merchandising companies. Determine the costing method (Last In First Out
[LIFO], First In First Out [FIFO], and weighted average) that is used to record
inventory. Next, watch C. Pences
"Financial Statement Accuracy" Please respond to the following.
Identify the key steps in the closing process that provide the most opportunity to make mistakes in
processing account transactions. Make at least two (2) recommendations for improving the ac
"Course Wrap-up" Please respond to the following:
Discuss the advantages of understanding accounting as it relates to your current
or future position. (Consider careers in management, sales, business operations,
finance, and business ownership.)