Fin3460 1.2 minicase
a. What is the appropriate goal for the firm and why? The appropriate goal for the firm would be to
Develop key performance metrics and dashboards that help the sales organization focus on performance
Understanding Capital Budgeting. For this week I was presented with the following scenario and asked to
respond to different questions: You are the financial manager of a firm that is contemplating investing in
a new project that y
Describe at least one specific personal situation in the past where the use of time value of money
concepts would have helped you make a better decision. Explain how time value of money applies to this
situation. I a
Entrepreneurs should be sure that "if they lose this capital, it either won't destroy theirfinancial
situation, or they can accept the concept of bankruptcy," says Scott Shane, an entrepreneurship
professor atCase W
Identify the three types of financial statements you need to access in order to acquire the information
Describe the type of information that each financial statement will provide.
Explain how each type of financia
Expense financial analyst job
Independently and consistently uses financial principles to solve complex to moderately complex
business problems through one or more of the following activities: forecasts/plans, modeli
List some examples of fixed costs for a typical manufacturing plant. Indirect material - Welding rods,
glues, and product wrappers.
Indirect labor Salary for the maintenance staff, technical support staff, etc. Examp
4.3 Where can we obtain industry norms?
Industry norms can be obtained from federal government data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, from
Dun & Bradstreet and Standard & Poor's normally provide such data, and fin
When it comes to risk, heres a reality check: All investments carry some degree of risk. Stocks, bonds,
mutual funds and exchange-traded funds can lose value, even all their value, if market conditions sour.