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Wilson Pharmaceuticals' stock has done very well in the market during the last three years. It has risen from $75 to $100 per share. The firm's...

Wilson Pharmaceuticals' stock has done very well in the market during the last three years. It has risen from $75 to $100 per share. The firm's current statement of stockholders' equity is as follows:

   

     Common stock (5 million shares issued at par value of $10 per share)$50,000,000   Paid-in capital in excess of par 11,000,000   Retained earnings 44,000,000         Net worth$105,000,000  

 

a-1. How many shares would be outstanding after a two-for-one stock split?

 

 

a-2. What would be its par value? 

  

 

 

b-1. How many shares would be outstanding after a three-for-one stock split?

 

 

b-2 What would be its par value? 

  

 

 

c. Assume that Wilson earned $15 million. What would its earnings per share be before and after the two-for-one stock split? After the three-for-one stock split? 

 

 

d. What would be the price per share after the two-for-one stock split? After the three-for-one stock split? (Assume that the price-earnings ratio of 33.33 stays the same.) 

  

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