Operating leverage will change when a firm alters the mix of fixed capital resources and variable labor
that it uses.
Contribution margin is equal to fixed costs minus variable costs.
Operating leverage determines how income from operations is
Assume a corporation has earnings before depreciation and taxes of $124,000, depreciation of
$42,000, and that it has a 40 percent tax bracket.
a. Compute its cash flow using the following format. (Input all answers as positive values.)
Earnings before de
Shock Electronics sells portable heaters for $73 per unit, and the variable cost to produce them is
$41. Mr. Amps estimates that the fixed costs are $132,000.
a. Compute the break-even point in units.
b. Fill in the following table (in dollars) to i
Boise Timber Co. computes its break-even point strictly on the basis of cash expenditures related to
fixed costs. Its total fixed costs are $7,200,000, but 25 percent of this value is represented by
depreciation. Its contribution margin (price minus varia
Air Purifier Inc. computes its break-even point strictly on the basis of cash expenditures related to
fixed costs. Its total fixed costs are $2,460,000, but 20 percent of this value is represented by
depreciation. Its contribution margin (price minus vari
The capital structure for Cain Supplies is:
Debt @ 9%
Common stock, $10 par
Compute the stock price for Cain if it sells at 16 times earnings per share and EBIT is $80,000. The
International Data Systems' information on revenue and costs is relevant only up to a sales volume
of 111,000 units. After 111,000 units, the market becomes saturated and the price per unit falls from
$8.00 to $5.80. Also, there are cost overruns at a pro
1. In todays ever-growing society, organizations and companies are rapidly changing and
developing to keep up with demand and competition. Just like with any other company or
organizations, fluctuation occurs and sometimes there are promotions whereas oth
This email serves to inform all of you, the potential candidates, that you will be
interviewed by a student panel atop the other selection processes that Southwood uses
when hiring new employees. Although this is different from the usual
Dear Cooper Hewitt:
I am delighted to inform you that Southwood School has in fact accepted your offer of
employment as a lead Math instructor, specializing in Algebr
Name of job applicant
The person named above has applied to join Southwood School as a French teacher and has
provided your name as a reference. I would be grateful if you could complete the attached form
and return it to me as soon as
Name of candidate:
1. Please rate the candidate by checking the appropriate boxes and add a brief rationale for
your rating. Provide comments in the space below regarding any additional information
that the person completing the reference might consider u
VACANCY FOR ALGEBRA TEACHER
Southwood School is seeking a Algebra teacher to join us in August. You should be a dedicated and enthusiastic teacher who has
previous experience teachi
Topic: Teacher Training Outline
This section overviews the core elements, processes, and steps needed to implement an
effective training program for teacher selection and analysis of potential candidates.
At the end of this training o
Question 1: Marriott is rolling out various tech-driven amenities because of the rise of
mobile which has given the company more opportunities to interact with customers
before, after, and during a stay. In the past technol
Dear Dominic Toretto:
I enjoyed meeting with you this past week to discuss our opening for a position as lead Math
instructor at our school here in Southwood. Your skill
1. Tell me about how you worked effectively under pressure.
2. Describe a decision you made that wasn't popular and how you handled
3. Give an example of how you set goals.
4. Have you ever made a mistake? How did you handle it?
5. Give a
1. Heavy use of long-term debt may be beneficial in an inflationary economy because
A. the debt may be repaid in more "expensive" dollars.
B. nominal interest rates exceed real interest rates.
C. inflation is associated with the peak of a business cycle.
Sinclair Manufacturing and Boswell Brothers Inc. are both involved in the production of brick for the
homebuilding industry. Their financial information is as follows:
Debt @ 10%
Common stock, $10 per share
U.S. Steal has the following income statement data:
The top row o
The Rogers Corporation has a gross profit of $709,000 and $254,000 in depreciation expense.
The Evans Corporation also has $709,000 in gross profit, with $46,200 in depreciation expense.
Selling and administrative expense is $187,000 for each company.
Question 1: In my own words, I believe that soft skills are another way of saying people
skills. In other words, soft skills in my opinion are measures of personal attributes that
individuals possess which indicates their le
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Communication Skills Inventory and Memo
August 29, 2016
The purpose of this memo is to formally introduce myself, as well as discuss my
current communication abilities, and to give you a sense as to what
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Question 1: West Elm is a furniture retailer. Some attributes that go along with West
Elms brand is that they are able to add extra flourishes to their stores at no extra cost by
tapping its existing vendor base. Their rooms cost ab
Tuesday, March 14, 2016
An article in the tech column of the Wall St Journal by Sarah E. Needleman
discussed how digital add-ons refresh videogame revenues. In other words, big video
game industries in competitiv
Kush Vyas - U.S. Companies Turn to German Training Model to Fill Jobs Gap
According to studies made by the Manufacturing Institute, a nonprofit advocacy group affiliated
with the National Association of Manufacturers and professional services from Deloitt
Question 1: New apps are empowering workers because these new technologies in
scientific management are making work, and day-to-day life for employees easier when it
comes to simply cutting down a tree or picking up a shift to make
Question 1: If millennials overtake baby boomers as Americas largest generation, the
hospitality industry may and can be affected in many of ways. One of the impacts on the
hospitality industry that may occur if millennials
HTOR 376: HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM LEADERSHIP
SPRING 2017: INDIVIDUAL PROJECT FORM
1. Name (Last/First):
2. Department (Currently enrolled): College of Business and Economics
3. Major (Currently enrolled):
General Business Admin.
4. Area of Emph