The Sage Corporation issued 10-year, $4,390,000 par, 7% callable convertible subordinated debentures on January 2, 2017. The bonds have a par value of $1,000, with interest payable annually. The current conversion ratio is 13:1, and in 2 years it will increase to 19:1. At the date of issue, the bonds were sold at 96. Bond discount is amortized on a straight-line basis. Sage's effective tax was 35%. Net income in 2017 was $7,950,000, and the company had 2,185,000 shares outstanding during the entire year.
(a) Compute both basic and diluted earnings per share. (Round answers to 2 decimal places, e.g. $2.55.)
Basic earnings per share$
Diluted earnings per share$
Basic EPS = (7,950,000 - 0) / 2,185,000 = 3.64... View the full answer