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  • Long Term Financing

    Long Term Financing

    Long-Term Financing Paper Introduction to Finance and Accounting February 27, 2007 Long-Term Financing Paper For a publicly traded company, shareholder value is the part of its capitalization that is equity as opposed to long-term debt. In the case of only one type of stock, this would roughly be the number of outstanding shares times current share price. Things like dividends augment shareholder value while issuing of shares (stock options) lower it. This Shareholder value

    Essay Length: 378 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Wendy
  • Managing Finance and Accounts

    Managing Finance and Accounts

    Post Graduate Diploma in Management studies 2003-2004 Year 2 Managing Finance and Accounting Tutor: Ian Andrews Module Title: Managing Finance and Accounting Student: Date: June 2004 CONTENTS 1 Cash Budget for July - October 2 Forecast Productions for three-month period 2.1 Actual Production for three-month period 2.2 Potential reasons for variation 2.3 Recommendations 1 Prepare a cash budget for the four months July - Oct Task 2 JULY AUGUST SEPTEMBER OCTOBER Ј Ј Ј Ј

    Essay Length: 302 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 10, 2009 By: Fonta
  • International Business Finance Evaluation

    International Business Finance Evaluation

    The initials investment evaluation Academically, preferable method of evaluating investment project is net present values method1, thus bank in Hong Kong required our project must show a positive net present value after five years. The net present value of both Singapore and Indonesia 5-years project are positive. (SEE APPENDIX)Based on calculation, it is worth to invest in both Singapore and Indonesia, but NPV are relatively small compared to the original investment (HK$ 0.178 million in

    Essay Length: 871 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 12, 2009 By: David
  • Finance


    Economic indicators are points of interest for financial analyst's point that can help companies define and project past and future economic trends, aid, and making sound business decisions, and forecasting growth expectations. This paper will elaborate on the gross domestic product (GDP), inflation rate, as well as the unemployment rate. The economist are expecting unemployment to remain steady over the last six months with November 02 being at 6.21%, December 02 at 6.20%, March at

    Essay Length: 418 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 12, 2009 By: Anna
  • Finance


    Business Report Throughout the current semester we have been faced with various scenarios and situations that one could encounter when working in the diverse fields of the business profession. The first twelve assignments in this course allowed us to identify and analyze different situations that one may experience so that we will be well prepared when faced with a similar situation in our professional careers. Through these assignments we have examined such things as

    Essay Length: 4,163 Words / 17 Pages
    Submitted: November 12, 2009 By: July
  • The World of Finance

    The World of Finance

    The three major traditional forms of business organization are 1) sole proprietorship 2) partnership and 3) corporations. Sole proprietorship is the simplest form of business and the owner is the business. Some advantages of sole proprietorship are the proprietor takes all the profits, fewer legal forms are involved which makes it easier to start than other kinds of businesses, more flexibility because the proprietor can make all the decisions freely, and only personal income tax

    Essay Length: 440 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 13, 2009 By: Artur
  • Corporation Finance

    Corporation Finance

    Corporation Finance Course Schedule Tuesday, January 17: Introduction Thursday, January 19: Clarkson Lumber Company Reading: Note on Financial Analysis a. How is the company's financial performance? (Examine appropriate financial ratios.) b. Why has Clarkson Lumber borrowed increasing amounts despite its consistent profitability? c. How has Mr. Clarkson met the financing needs of the company during the period 1993 through 1995? Has the financial strength of Clarkson Lumber improved or deteriorated? d. How attractive is it

    Essay Length: 1,851 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: November 15, 2009 By: Artur
  • Finance


    Every week brings news of another financial services acquisition in the United States. Such events act as a reminder, if one were needed, that this massive and diverse industry is undergoing unprecedented consolidation. Consider these facts: • In 1980, the 25 biggest banks generated a third of the industry's net income. Today, they generate more than half. • In 1990, the top 25 mortgage originators did 26 percent of the business. Today, they do 45

    Essay Length: 4,492 Words / 18 Pages
    Submitted: November 17, 2009 By: Kevin
  • Finance


    10 MUSTs for a summer internship! Summer for students is holiday and relaxation time. This traditional view is irrelevant for those undergoing summer internships. If you belong to this large and growing tribe, read on for some useful pointers to get the best out of this experience. 1. Your summer internship is your problem Often, there is a lack of direction. Issues like the guide not having enough time, unclear goals, lack of resources are

    Essay Length: 915 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 20, 2009 By: Fonta
  • Personal Finance Goals

    Personal Finance Goals

    Figuring out where you will be financially years from now is hard to imagine. There are always what you plan, and then there’s things that just happen that you would usually rather not have of. You can always make goals and things and hope that things go alright and end up close to what you expected. I am currently eighteen years old. I am working on setting up all my financial things so that I

    Essay Length: 1,190 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 20, 2009 By: Max
  • Casino / Resort Financing Report for Seaside Corporation

    Casino / Resort Financing Report for Seaside Corporation

    Running head: CASINO / RESORT FINANCING REPORT FOR SEASIDE CORPORATION Casino / Resort Financing Report for Seaside Corporation Prepared by LRGS Project Management Associates Introduction The following report is prepared by LRGS, Project Management Associates on behalf of Tom James, CFO for Seaside Corporation. Mr. Jones contracted with LRGS to provide an assessment of financing options available as well as recommendations for financing the $600 plus million, 2,000 room casino / resort that Seaside hopes

    Essay Length: 1,392 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: November 22, 2009 By: Yan
  • Finance Case: Rapid Fire

    Finance Case: Rapid Fire

    Finance Case: Rapid Fire 1. How much has it cost Rapid Fire to produce each Advantage battery? Prepare a per-unit statement of revenue and expense for the firm covering 1991-93 period. Per Unit Statement of revenue and expense 1991 1992 1993 Average Units sold 20 000,00 50 000,00 100 000,00 56 666,67 Average selling price, $ 43,00 43,00 45,00 43,67 cost of good sold 13,50 13,50 14,00 13,67 Direct material 8,67 8,67 9,00 8,78 Direct

    Essay Length: 1,215 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 25, 2009 By: Vika
  • Finance Game #3

    Finance Game #3

    2. Prepare one paragraph explaining why actual performance for the quarter was different than projected. Our forecasted demand was much higher than actual demand. We sold roughly 4,000 units less than projected. This caused a negative variance in Revenue of $411,280. Our cost of goods sold dropped because we had a significant amount of ending inventory leftover due to lower sales. We had a lower actual income than projected because we sold less than projected.

    Essay Length: 526 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 26, 2009 By: Artur
  • Car Financing in China

    Car Financing in China

    OVERVIEW China and its economy Capital : Beijing Population : 1.3 billion Area : 9.6 million sq km Currency : Yuan Ren Min Bi GNP : $4 Trillion (2001) GDP : PPP $7.262 trillion (2004 est.) Per Capita : $5,600 (2004 est.) Form : People's Republic Official Languages : Chinese (Mandarin) Growth Rate in Real GDP : 1999 7.1% 2000 8.0% 2001 7.3% 2002 8.0% 2003 8.4% 2004 9.1% Inflation rate (consumer prices): 4.1%

    Essay Length: 922 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 28, 2009 By: Mike
  • Why Is Corporate Finance Important to All Managers?

    Why Is Corporate Finance Important to All Managers?

    Why is corporate finance important to all managers? Corporate finance is a specific area of finance dealing with the financial decisions corporations make and the tools as well as analyses used to make these decisions. The primary goal of corporate finance is to enhance corporate value, without taking excessive financial risks. A corporation’s management’s primary responsibility is to maximize the shareholder’s wealth which translates to stock price maximization. Corporate finance provides the skills managers need

    Essay Length: 1,210 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 30, 2009 By: Top
  • Lester Electronics Financing Alternative Benchmarking

    Lester Electronics Financing Alternative Benchmarking

    Lester Electronics Financing Alternative Benchmarking Corporate growth usually occurs internally when a firm grows its existing departments through normal capital budgeting activities. However, the most dramatic examples of growth sometimes results from mergers. Many reasons have been offered by financial managers to account for frequent merger activity. The primary motivation behind a merger is that it provides an opportunity to bring together and increase the value of the combined enterprise. One commonly used research tool

    Essay Length: 6,290 Words / 26 Pages
    Submitted: December 1, 2009 By: Andrew
  • Finance and Accounting

    Finance and Accounting

    Finance and Accounting Currently Riordan Manufacturing is having a challenging time trying to gather all the data that generates from its Finance and Accounting departments. All of the plant locations have different kinds of Finance and accounting systems, which may be the main reason Riordan Manufacturing has a hard time maintaining the data received. The company’s three operating locations each have their own Finance and Accounting systems. The plant in Pontiac, Michigan and the plant

    Essay Length: 1,066 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 2, 2009 By: Kevin
  • Debt Financing

    Debt Financing

    Debt financing means borrowing money that is to be repaid over a period of time, usually with interest. Debt financing can be either short-term (full repayment due in less than one year) or long-term (repayment due over more than one year). The lender does not gain an ownership interest in your business and your obligations are limited to repaying the loan. In smaller businesses, personal guarantees are likely to be required on most debt instruments;

    Essay Length: 1,470 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: December 3, 2009 By: Mike
  • Manager Infrastructure + Finance

    Manager Infrastructure + Finance

    Mr. Tom Lastname January 25, 2008 Manager of Accounting, YSSB Health Inc. 123 The Street, Suite 101 Toronto, ON M1X 1X1 Dear Mr. Lastname: Re: Review of Notes to Financial Statements, Fiscal Year Ending December 31, 2007 YSSB Health Inc. (“YSSB”) retained Kitscha + Associates (“Kitscha”) to review a set of notes pertaining to YSSB’s financial statements for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2007. Kitscha has assumed that all financial reporting should follow Canadian

    Essay Length: 1,028 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 3, 2009 By: Monika
  • Corporate Finance: Npv for Airbus Projects

    Corporate Finance: Npv for Airbus Projects

    Corporate Finance: NPV for Airbus Projects The decision to commit to a huge investment of $13B to develop the Airbus A3XX super jet should not be taken lightly. There are many issues to consider regarding the profitability of the project. Firstly, there are conflicting projections of the market demand from Airbus and Boeing, which could lead to dramatic differences in the demand for Very Large Aircraft (VLA) and ultimately the number of planes sold. We

    Essay Length: 956 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 4, 2009 By: Andrew
  • Financing China's Health System

    Financing China's Health System

    FINANCING CHINA'S HEALTH SYSTEM: Systems of finance: China's health care finance system consists of three formal systems and an informal component. Gongfei yiliao or Government Employee Health Insurance, provides coverage for government workers at all political divisional levels (central, provincial, county, township, and village), including officials of labor unions, youth's and women's leagues, the staff of cultural, educational, health and research institutes and students at approved colleges and universities. The government is solely responsible for

    Essay Length: 1,264 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: December 7, 2009 By: Anna
  • Finance


    Mikyle anonymous March 29, 2006 English 1102-02 Mrs. anonymous Finance Wikipedia’s accurate definition of finance is “The activity of finance is the application of a set of techniques that individuals and organizations (entities) use to manage their financial affairs, particularly the differences between income and expenditure and the risks of their investments” I discuss the importance of keeping track and updating financial reports as well as simple bank statements. These are just some

    Essay Length: 1,805 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: December 7, 2009 By: Edward
  • Campaign Finance Reform Systems

    Campaign Finance Reform Systems

    5 March 2001 Campaign Finance Reform Systems Lyndon Johnson called it “more loophole than law” (Clean Money Reform). Campaign finance has given birth to an untold number of court cases, regulations and limits involving those seeking office. As naturally follows, there has been a rise in reform proposals, loopholes and PACs to counter the current practices of campaign financing. These two facts alone are enough to declare it is an issue which warrants an appropriate

    Essay Length: 579 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 7, 2009 By: Andrew
  • Report on Long-Term Financing Policy

    Report on Long-Term Financing Policy

    Work Teams: Dispute Resolution Dianna O’Garro Human Relations and Organizational Behavior 502 Dr. Michael Lindsey August 10, 2005 Abstract Can conflict among work teams or individual employees be avoided? This and other conflict resolution issues will be addressed in this paper along with a couple of hypothetical workplace disputes and the viable solutions that can be applied to resolve the conflict(s). Work Teams and Conflicts “The use of work teams has become a popular strategy

    Essay Length: 1,300 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: December 9, 2009 By: Monika
  • Finance


    Paige Brown Unit 2 Individual Project 1)The year- to year percentage annual growth in net sales for Micro Chip Computer Corporation was done in the following manner: The sales numbers are in millions. 2004- 2003 = 8,334-6,141 = 2,193 = .35710796 = 35.7% 2003 6,141 6,141 2003- 2002 = 6,141-9,181 = 3040 = - .331186145 = - 33.1% 2002 9,181 9,181 2002- 2001 = 9,181- 11,933 = 22 = -.2206209671 = - 22.06% 2001 11,933

    Essay Length: 790 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 9, 2009 By: Mike

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