According to the balance sheet attached What is the value of the shareholders equity in 2008? and What is the net working capital in 2008?
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A bond selling to yield 13 percent after flotation costs, but prior to adjusting for the marginal corporate tax rate of 34 percent. In other words, 13 percent is the rate that equates the net proceeds from the bond with the present value of the future cash flows (principal and interest).
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Thirsty Cactus Corp. just paid a dividend of $1.45 per share. The dividends are expected to grow at 35 percent for the next 7 years and then level off to a 7 percent growth rate indefinitely. Required : If the required return is 13 percent, what is the price of the stock today?
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1. Can you help me with this valuation problem?: Imagine that you are trying to evaluate the economics of purchasing an automobile. You expect the car to provide annual after-tax cash benefits of $1,200 at the end of each year and assume that you can sell the car for after-tax proceeds of $5,000 at the end of the planned 5-year ownership period. All funds for purchasing the car will be drawn from your savings, which are currently earning 6% after taxes.
- a.Identify the cash flows, their timing, and the required return applicable to valuing the car.
- b.What is the maximum price you would be willing to pay to acquire the car? Explain.
2. How do you calculate the before tax-cost of the Sony bond and the after-tax cost of the Sony bond given the following information?:
- David Abbot is interested in purchasing a bond issued by Sony. He has obtained the following information on the security:
- Sony bond
- Par value $1,000 Coupon interest rate 6% Tax bracket 20%
- Cost $930 Years to maturity 10