Kohl's Corporation, d.b.a., Kohl's first store was actually a supermarket founded in 1946,
and then come along the first department store founded in 1962 in Brookfield, Wisconsin.
Kohls is currently headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI. The company was fo
Cost savings initiatives is the new trend in every
company. The driving force of this trend is partially
due to the need for companies to invest in technology
like never before. Companies that have had favorable
budgets in the past
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Prop meal was lunch/service was poor
Prop meal was lunch
Prop Serive was poor given meal was lunch
Percent Step b
3.8977 Over a very large number of trials, the average driver-side crash rating
age driver-side crash rating
Problems with Both
Suppose you're given a data set that classifies each sample unit into one of four categories: A, B, C, or D.
You plan to create a computer database consisting of these data, and you decide to code the data as A=
1, B=2, C=3, and D=4. Are the dat
The ages of a group of 50 women are approximately normally distributed with a mean of 49 years and a
standard deviation of 5 years. One woman is randomly selected from the group, and her age is observed.
a. Find the probability that her age will fall betw
The table to the right gives a breakdown of
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civil cases that were appealed. The outcome of theappeal, as
well as the type of trial (judge or jury), was determined for
each case. Suppose one of the cases is selected at random
Grade on Business Statistics Exam
F: Below 50
21 Relative Frequency = Frequency/Total number of observations
Z = x \ .
Area to left of Z1
Given From Table
Given table to find
a. The differences between a firm's cash cycle and its operating cycle are: (Select all of the choices below
The cash cycle is calculated as the average number of days between the purchase of the initial inventory
and the sale of
Week One Problem Set
What is the most important difference between a corporation and all other organization forms?
(Select the best choice below.)
A corporation is a legal entity managed by its owners.
A corporation is the only legal entity that can
Week Two Problem Set
Suppose the risk-free interest rate is 3.6 %.
a. Having $ 400 today is equivalent to having what amount in one year?
b. Having $ 400 in one year is equivalent to having what amount today?
c. Which would you prefer, $ 400 tod
Suppose Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company is considering divesting one of its manufacturing plants.
The plant is expected to generate free cash flows of $1.53 million per year, growing at a rate of 2.5%
per year. Goodyear has an equity cost of ca
Week Three Problem Set
Your bank is offering you an account that will pay 29% interest in total for a two-year deposit. Determine
the equivalent discount rate for a period length of:
a. Six months.
b. One year.
c. One month.
a. Six months.
FCF per year
Rwacc = (E/(E+D)*RE) + (D/(E+D)*RD) * (1-TR)
Equity Cost of Capital
Value of the Plant = FCF/(Rwacc-GR)
Debt Cost of Capital
Debt Equity Rat
Your brother wants to borrow $10,000 from you. He has offered to pay you back $12,500 in a year. If the
cost of capital of this investment opportunity is 11%, what is its NPV? Should you undertake the
investment opportunity? Calculate the IRR an
Week Four Problem Set
You bought a stock one year ago for $50.51 per share and sold it today for $59.58 per share. It paid a
$1.54 per share dividend today.
a. What was your realized return?
b. How much of the return came from dividend yield and
Cost of C
NPV = C1/(1+R)-CO
IRR = (C1/Co) - 1
IRR = maxium discount rate an ivestment can use
Maxium Diviation = IRR - Rate
Cost of C
Total Current Assets
Net Plant, Property,Equip
Total current Liabilities
Bonds-1. Interest on a certain issue of bonds is paid annually with a coupon rate of 8%. The bonds have a par
value of $1,000. The yield to maturity is 9%. What is the current market piece of these bonds? The bonds will
mature in 5 years.
Bonds-2. A certa
I have decided to do an analyst coverage on Nike Inc, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops,
markets, and sells athletic footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessories for men, women, and kids
worldwide. The company offers prod
Under Armour, Inc. is engaged in the development, marketing and distribution of branded performance
apparel, footwear and accessories for men, women and youth. The brands moisture-wicking fabrications
are engineered in many designs and styles
after tax Rd
levered value, VL
Rate x Wt
47.66 million dollar
after tax Rd
Professor Nitin Dvivedi
A Comparative Analysis of HomeDepot Corporation and Lowes Corporation
The Home Depot was founded in 1978 by Bernard Marcus, Arthur Blank, and
Pat Farrah. The Home Depot's proposition was to bu
Exercise 8-12 (Page #
FCF = EBIT(1-T) + Depreciation - CAPX - Change in NWC ( T is tax rate)
Cost of Capital
FCF from outside supplier
-2 x 300,000 x (1 - 0.35) =
Free Cash Flow
NPV @ 15%
= - 390,000 per year
KELLER GRADUATE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT
THE DISNEY COMPANY
Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Course
June 12, 2016
The company that I have investigated is The Walt Disney Company (DIS). The
Dividend growth rate (g) implied by Gordon growth model
g = 100 (P0 r D0) (P0 + D0)
= 100 ($45.55 8.02% $1.32) ($45.55 + $1.32) = 4.98%
P0 = current price of share of Coca-Cola's common stock
D0 = last year dividends per share of Coca-Cola's common
Interest Rate Per period
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