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Data for Barry Computer Company and its industry averages follow: Calculate the indicated ratios for Barry. Construct and extend DuPont evaluation...

Data for Barry Computer Company and its industry averages follow:
A. Calculate the indicated ratios for Barry.
B. Construct and extend DuPont evaluation for both Barry and the industry.
C. Outline Barry's strengths and weaknesses as revealed by your analysis.

Barry Computer Company: Balance Sheet as of December 31, 2003 (In Thousands)
Cash $77,500 Accounts payable $129,000
Receivables 336,000 Notes payable 84,000
Inventories 241,500 Other current liabilities 117,000
Total Cash Assets 655,000 Total current liabilities 330,000
Net fixed assets 292,500 Long-term debt 256,500
Common equity 361,000
Total assets $947,500 Total liabilities and equity 947,500

Barry Computer Company Income Statement for year ended December 31, 2004 (in Thousands)
Sales $1,607,500
Costs of goods sold
Materials $717,000
Labor 453,000
Heat, light and power 68,000
Indirect labor 113,000
Depreciation 41,500 1,392,500
Gross profit $ 212,500
Selling expense 115,000
General, and administrative expenses 30,000
Earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) $ 70,000
Interest expense 24,500
Earnings before taxes (EBT) $ 45,500
Federal and state incomes taxes (40%) 18,200
Net Income $ 27,300

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Gross Profit
Shareholders’ equity
Capital employed
Total assets
current liabilities
Current assets
Trade payables
Trade receivables
Cost of sales
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