# Finance

### BUS 475 Finance Topics Answer Guide | June 2017

Which of the following alternatives will give the lowest present value? Receiving \$450 at the end of two years at an interest rate of 9% compounded Receiving \$650 at the end of three years at an interest rate of 10% compounded annually Receiving \$550 at the end of two years at an [...]Read more

### BioCom’s New Product Line – FIN 419 Solution Guide Part 1

Company Details BioCom Cost of new plant and equipment \$24,000,000 Designs and prototypes \$  450,000 Estimated salvage value of technology and equipment, end of year 5 \$2,400,000 First-year sales forecast \$16,500,000 Projected annual rate of sales increases 6% Cost of [...]Read more

### Liabilities on the Balance Sheet: O’Brian Inc. BE10-13

Current Liabilities for O’Brian’s Balance Sheet The purpose of this assignment is to help you understand the balance sheet presentation for The Liabilities Section of O’Brian’s Balance the liabilities of a company. sheet Grading Guide Financial Accounting. [...]Read more

### Precision Machines Case Study Tutorial Step-by-Step – Part 3

Part 3: Calculating Cash Flows Now its time for the hard part – calculating the cash flows for for precision machines. We can do this in four distinct steps, which are best outlined in the pictures below.Read more

### Precision Machines Case Study Tutorial Step-by-Step – Part 2

Part 2: Cash Disbursements for Precision Machines The second step in this lesson is to set the cash disbursements for precision machines. Most of the values have been filled in, so it’s just a matter making a few simple calculations with excel. Material Purchases Material [...]Read more

### Precision Machines Case Study Tutorial Step-by-Step – Part 1

Precision Machines Project Details The precision machines case study is an exercise in Excel that will test your ability to format cells with formulas. We are going to go through each requirement step-by-step in order to help you understand how to approach this problem and [...]Read more

### Financial Reporting Problem – Apple, Inc.

Problem Overview The purpose of this assignment is to help you understand the basics of financial statement analysis related to the assets section of the balance sheet, data interpretation, and how financial information is obtained to understand how a company accounts for its [...]Read more

### Frank Smith Plumbing Part 2: Financial Ratio Calculations

Frank Smith Plumbing Problem Data Before proceeding, make sure to check out the data in Frank Smith Plumbing Part 1. This data is necessary to perform the cash flow financial ratios below. Payback Period Find payback period by first finding the last year with a negative cash [...]Read more

### Frank Smith Plumbing Solution Guide Part 1

Frank Smith Plumbing – Data Table Cash Flow Analysis The cash flow analysis should be performed in Excel. (1) EBIDT is given in the spreadsheet. (2) To find depreciation expense, multiply the value of the truck by the MARCS depreciation rate in each year the table below. [...]Read more

### Calculating Present Value with Varying Deposits: What is the present value of a \$1,400 deposit…

Calculating Present Value with Varying Deposits Student Question: What is the present value of a \$1,400 deposit at the end of year 1 and another \$700 deposit at the end of year 5 if the interest rate is 8%? Solving this problem requires us to determine the impact of varying [...]Read more