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On January 1, 2007, Sloane Co. Purchased 25% of Orr Corp.'s common stock.

On January 1, 2007, Sloane Co. Purchased 25% of Orr Corp.'s common stock. Sloane appropriately carries this investment at equity and the balance in Sloane's investment account was $720,000 at December 31, 2007. Orr reported net income of $450,000 for the year ended December 21, 2007, and paid cash dividends totaling $180,000 during 2007. How much did Sloane pay for its 25% interest in Orr. ~~Show Journal Entires~~

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