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A fi rm wishes to bid on a contract that is expected to yield the following aft er-tax net cash
fl ows at the end of each year:(Attached)
To secure the contract, the fi rm must spend $30,000 to retool its plant. Th is retooling will
have no salvage value at the end of the eight years. Comparable investment alternatives
are available to the fi rm that earn 12 percent compounded annually. Th e depreciation tax
benefi t from the retooling is refl ected in the net cash fl ows in the table.
Compute the project’s net present value.
b. Should the project be adopted?
c. What is the meaning of the computed net present value fi gure?


A fi rm wishes to bid on a contract that is expected to yield the following aft er-tax net cash fl ows at the end of each year: Year Net Cash Flow 1 $5,000 2 8000 3 9000 4 8000 5 8000 6 5000 7 3000 8 ($1,500) To secure the contract, the fi rm must spend $30,000 to retool its plant. Th is retooling will have no salvage value at the end of the eight years. Comparable investment alternatives are available to the fi rm that earn 12 percent compounded annually. Th e depreciation tax benefi t from the retooling is refl ected in the net cash fl ows in the table. Compute the project’s net present value. b. Should the project be adopted? c. What is the meaning of the computed net present value fi gure?
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A fi rm wishes to bid on a contract that is expected to yield the following aft er-tax net cash
fl ows at the end of each year:
Year
Net Cash Flow
1
$5,000
2
8000
3
9000
4
8000
5
8000
6
5000
7...

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