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Merger Valuation

Hastings Corporation is interested in acquiring Vandell Corporation. Vandell has 1 million shares outstanding and a target capital structure consisting of 30% debt. Vandell's debt interest rate is 7.2%. Assume that the risk-free rate of interest is 7% and the market risk premium is 6%. Both Vandell and Hastings face a 35% tax rate.

Hastings estimates that if it acquires Vandell, interest payments will be $1,600,000 per year for 3 years after which the current target capital structure of 30% debt will be maintained. Interest in the fourth year will be $1.479 million after which interest and the tax shield will grow at 4%. Synergies will cause the free cash flows to be $2.6 million, $3.2 million, $3.3 million, and then $3.71 million in Years 1 through 4, respectively, after which the free cash flows will grow at a 4% rate.

QUESTION 1. What is the unlevered value of Vandell? Vandell's beta is 1.10. Enter your answer in millions. For example, an answer of $1.2 million should be entered as 1.2, not 1,200,000. Round your answer to two decimal places.

$__________million

QUESTION2 What is the value of its tax shields? Enter your answer in millions. For example, an answer of $1.2 million should be entered as 1.2, not 1,200,000. Round your answer to two decimal places.

$________million

QUESTION3. What is the per share value of Vandell to Hastings Corporation? Assume Vandell now has $11.89 million in debt. Round your answer to the nearest cent.

$_________per share

Merger Valuation

Hastings Corporation is interested in acquiring Vandell Corporation. Vandell has 1 million shares outstanding and a target capital structure consisting of 30% debt. Vandell's debt interest rate is 7.2%. Assume that the risk-free rate of interest is 7% and the market risk premium is 6%. Both Vandell and Hastings face a 35% tax rate.

Hastings estimates that if it acquires Vandell, interest payments will be $1,600,000 per year for 3 years after which the current target capital structure of 30% debt will be maintained. Interest in the fourth year will be $1.479 million after which interest and the tax shield will grow at 4%. Synergies will cause the free cash flows to be $2.6 million, $3.2 million, $3.3 million, and then $3.71 million in Years 1 through 4, respectively, after which the free cash flows will grow at a 4% rate.

QUESTION 1. What is the unlevered value of Vandell? Vandell's beta is 1.10. Enter your answer in millions. For example, an answer of $1.2 million should be entered as 1.2, not 1,200,000. Round your answer to two decimal places.

$__________million

QUESTION2 What is the value of its tax shields? Enter your answer in millions. For example, an answer of $1.2 million should be entered as 1.2, not 1,200,000. Round your answer to two decimal places.

$________million

QUESTION3. What is the per share value of Vandell to Hastings Corporation? Assume Vandell now has $11.89 million in debt. Round your answer to the nearest cent.

$_________per share

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