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  • Risk Analysis on Decision Making

    Risk Analysis on Decision Making

    Introduction Silicon Arts Inc. (SAI) is a company with plenty of growth potential. SAI has been in business four years manufacturing Integrated Circuits (IC’s) for digital imaging products like digital cameras, medical and scientific instrumentation, DVD players and computers. In 2001, SAI experienced a 40 % decrease in revenues due to a slowdown within the industry. Hal Eichner, Chairman, trying to maintain the competitive edge within the industry has two objectives for the company. He

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    Submitted: March 28, 2010 By: regina
  • Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision Silicon Arts (SA) manufactures digital imaging circuits (ICs) that are used in a variety of products from DVD players to medical instruments. But as technology continues to change the company is faced with making decisions that will allow them to remain in business. As with many companies in today’s business world SA’s goals are to increase market share and keep up with the changing wants and needs of consumers. They

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    Essay Length: 866 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 18, 2009 By: Tasha
  • Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision Silicon Arts, INC. (SAI) is a four year old company that manufactures digital imaging integrated Circuits (IC’s) that are used in digital cameras, DVD players, computers, and medical and scientific instruments. Hal Eichner, SAI’s Chairman, has a two-point agenda for the company to increase market share and keep pace with technology. As the Financial Analyst for the company one must analyze two mutually exclusive capital investment proposals. The two options

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    Submitted: November 24, 2009 By: Max
  • Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision Silicon Arts is manufacturing company that is four years old. “It manufactures digital imaging Integrated Circuits (ICs) that are used in digital cameras, DVD players, computers, and medical and scientific instrumentation.” (Capital Budgeting Simulation, 2007) Silicon Arts is looking to expand its business and has proposals that need to be examined. The two proposals are from Dig-image and W-Comm. Each company offers its own strengths and weaknesses. In this analysis,

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    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Mike
  • Risk Analysis on Investment Decision - Analyzing Capital Budget

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision - Analyzing Capital Budget

    Introduction Silicon Arts Inc. (SAI) is a manufacture of digital imaging Integrated Circuits (IC) that are used in digital cameras, DVD players, computers, medical and scientific instrumentation. The major sales are in North America (70%), Europe (20%), and South East Asia (10%). This company annual sales turnover is $180 million. SAI grew rapidly in its first years due to the semiconductor industry boom. As the industry began to slow down, SAI watched its revenues fall

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    Submitted: January 16, 2010 By: Top
  • Risk Analysis on Investment Decision Sai

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision Sai

    Capital Budgeting Simulation By: Letitia Hoch University of Phoenix Introduction Silicon Arts Inc, (SAI) is a 4 year old company that manufactures digital imaging integrated circuits (University of Phoenix, 2007). These circuits are used in digital cameras, DVD players, computers, and many instruments used in the medical and scientific world. SAI is a global company with North America accounting for 70% of their sales, Europe accounts for 20% of sales, and South East Asia accounts

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    Submitted: March 6, 2010 By: Janna
  • Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision In the Capital budgeting simulation conducted for Silicon Arts Inc. my job as a the Financial Analyst is to analyze the two proposals and come to a decision that meets the goals of the company to increase its market share and to keep pace with technology. In order for Silicon Arts Inc to achieve this we need to decide on either increasing their market shares in the Digital Imaging market

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    Essay Length: 743 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 13, 2010 By: Anna
  • Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: INTERSECT INVESTMENTS Problem Solution: Intersect Investments University of Phoenix Problem Solution: Intersect Investments This paper details how Intersect Investments studied itself to find opportunities for improvement and change. It created a compelling end-state vision that used to formulate goals and solutions. After using generic benchmarking to devise several Tier One solutions, Intersect combined them to make three Tier Two solutions. It compared each solution to the goals and analyzed the risks

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    Essay Length: 3,649 Words / 15 Pages
    Submitted: April 1, 2010 By: Vika
  • Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Problem Solution: Lester Electronics Inc. Lester Electronics, Inc. is a financial service investment company. Currently, the company is facing several situations that offer problems as well as opportunities that need to be evaluated. There are different ways to approach defining the problems facing an organization; the focus needs to be on defining the problem correctly. Lester Electronics, Inc. should look at their situation and options regarding the takeover by Avral Electronics, S.A., Shang-Wa and the

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    Submitted: April 1, 2010 By: Edward
  • Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision Silicon Arts Incorporated (SAI) is a four-year-old company that manufactures digital imaging integrated Circuits (ICs). "SAI plans to pursue its growth plans and currently has 2 options: 1) expand their existing Digital Imaging market share or 2) enter into the Wireless Communication market" (UOP Simulation, 2008). Both alternatives have areas of opportunity as well as potential risks that the company will have to consider. Net present value, internal rate of

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    Submitted: May 7, 2010 By: Patty
  • Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Risk Analysis on Investment Decision Silicon Arts, Inc. is a successful semiconductor manufacturer that focuses on digital imaging Integrated Circuits (ICs) for many different consumer and high precision electronics. From digital cameras to medical instrumentation, Silicon Art’s products can be found as the heart of these electronics. Given the current sales turnover of $180 million, the company is poised for growth with available free cash flow and fresh investment dollars to fund new opportunities. In

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    Submitted: May 9, 2010 By: Edward
  • Mba 540 Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Mba 540 Risk Analysis on Investment Decision

    Running head: Risk Analysis on Investment Decision Risk Analysis on Investment Decision The capital budgeting simulation presented a company by the name of Silicon Arts Inc. (SAI). SAI is a four-year-old company that manufactures digital imaging integrated circuits and has an agenda to increase their profit share and keep pace with today’s technology. This paper will discuss the external and internal risks associated when making a decision to accept or reject a particular project. The

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    Essay Length: 819 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: May 27, 2010 By: Mikki
  • Risk Analysis on Investment

    Risk Analysis on Investment

    Risk Analysis on Investment In the capital budgeting simulation, Silicon Arts Incorporated (SAI), a digital imaging company has an agenda to increase market share and keep pace with today’s technology. In an effort to meet the agenda, SAI has proposed two alternatives. This first option is to expand the existing digital imaging market share, and the second option is to enter a wireless communication market. After reviewing the cash flow projections, opportunity costs, NPV,

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    Submitted: December 19, 2009 By: Bred
  • Investment Decisions Case

    Investment Decisions Case

    Investment Decisions Case Mini-case: Conch Republic Electronics a. Payback period of the project Years Prototype Market Study Equipments Variable Fixed Total cost Sales price Sales Volume Total sales 1 0,000 200,000 15,000,000 6,020,000 3,000,000 24,970,000 250 70,000 17,500,000 2 6,880,000 3,000,000 9,880,000 250 80,000 20,000,000 3 8,600,000 3,000,000 11,600,000 250 100,000 25,000,000 4 7,310,000 3,000,000 10,310,000 250 85,000 21,250,000 5 6,450,000 3,000,000 9,450,000 250 ,000 18,0,000 66,210,000 102,500,000 Payback Period = Costs of project

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    Submitted: November 16, 2009 By: Fonta
  • Country Risk Analysis for Malaysia

    Country Risk Analysis for Malaysia

    Introduction To establish a business in another country, you need to analyse different aspects of the country such as culture, economy, politics, demographic data, and financial. All this is to be able to learn more about the country and to find out if it is risky or safe enough. During the late 18th and 19th centuries, Great Britain established colonies and protectorates in the area of current Malaysia; these were occupied by Japan from 1942

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    Submitted: December 1, 2009 By: Anna
  • Honda Motor Co. Ltd - Business Risk Analysis

    Honda Motor Co. Ltd - Business Risk Analysis

    Honda Motor Co. Ltd has always sought to provide genuine satisfaction to people around the world. We are striving to deliver the products and services that customers in each locality want most. To ensure that we meet local needs, we go beyond establishing local sales networks; we have structured our operations so that many of our products are not only manufactured, but also developed in the regions where they will be used. The result is

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    Submitted: December 17, 2009 By: Wendy
  • The Importance of Risk Analysis in Capital Budgeting

    The Importance of Risk Analysis in Capital Budgeting

    The Importance of Risk Analysis in Capital Budgeting In today's business environment, company executives are often required to participate in a company's capital budgeting process as the sponsor, reviewer or approving authority of investment decisions. In any of these capacities, it is imperative that the executive understands many of the key aspects of capital budgeting such as analyzing income statements, balance sheets, cash flows, appropriately discounting cash flows and, most importantly, identifying risk. Capital budgeting

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    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Mike
  • India Risk Analysis

    India Risk Analysis

    Global investors, markets, and foreign governments are often held responsible by their citizens or shareholders to ensure the potential is measured against the risks when investing. In recent years the strength of India on the global market has continued to show signs of political and economical growth that makes regions in India attractive investments by various markets. India has taken steps to recognize these opportunities to gain Foreign Direct Investment by realigning government policy towards

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    Submitted: February 21, 2010 By: Bred
  • Risk Analysis: Silicon Arts, Inc

    Risk Analysis: Silicon Arts, Inc

    Risk Analysis: Silicon Arts, Inc Risk often occurs without success, but rarely does success occur without risk. In the corporate world, however, risk is often avoided; companies are willing to give up the opportunity for big gains in order to hedge the risk of big losses. During the process of analyzing the opportunities available to Lester Electronics, the executive team took time to review a capital budgeting simulation; this helped prepare the team to incorporate

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    Essay Length: 759 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 23, 2010 By: Mike
  • Excelon Corporation Risk Analysis

    Excelon Corporation Risk Analysis

    MW 4/8 INTEROFFICE REPORT Exelon Corporation March 9, 2005 Prepared for: Katherine Roarke Prepared by: Debra Warner Exelon Corporation is the parent company of several subsidiary utility companies, as illustrated on Attachment A, which operate in three distinct business segments: energy delivery, generation, and enterprises. Through their largest subsidiaries, Commonwealth Edison (ComEd) in Illinois and Peco Energy Company (PECO) in Pennsylvania, they currently rank 6th and 12th respectively in terms of electric utility revenue. (15)

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    Submitted: February 27, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Making Capital Investment Decisions

    Making Capital Investment Decisions

    In this context, an opportunity cost refers to the value of an asset or other input that will be used in a project. The relevant cost is what the asset or input is actually worth today, not, for example, what it cost to acquire. 2. For tax purposes, a firm would choose MACRS because it provides for larger depreciation deductions earlier. These larger deductions reduce taxes, but have no other cash consequences. Notice that the

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    Submitted: March 8, 2010 By: Wendy
  • Problem Analysis and Decision-Making Technique Paper

    Problem Analysis and Decision-Making Technique Paper

    Problem Analysis and Decision-Making Technique Paper The team has chosen to use the prioritization matrix as our decision making tool for choosing our solution of staffing and resource issues. By using the prioritization matrix we found the solution of hiring more personnel. This solution will be resolved by the director of the department to present the issue of lack of employees for the demand of the organization to their department to the executives. This will

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    Submitted: March 22, 2010 By: Kevin
  • Consumer Sentiment and Investment Decisions

    Consumer Sentiment and Investment Decisions

    “Consumer/Investor sentiment is more important to investment decisions than variations in interest rates” Before I determine whether or not this statement is true or false, let us take a closer look at the statements main components. I am referring to Consumer/Investor sentiment, Interest rates and Investment Decisions. Consumer sentiment can be defined as the degree of optimism on the state of the economy that consumers are expressing through their activities of saving and spending. Essentially

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    Submitted: April 1, 2010 By: Mike
  • Questar Company Risk Analysis

    Questar Company Risk Analysis

    INTEROFFICE REPORT Questar Corporation: Energy Company October 6, 2004 Prepared for: S.E. Parks, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Prepared by: Cathy Caton, Accountant Three segments of Questar operations cover resources and regulated services. Follows is the risk assessment for Questar: Resources, Lack of internal control in estimating reserve(s) revenue, Financial analysis and the market, New land developments, and the Environment. Most of the company's operations are located in the Rocky Mountain region of

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    Submitted: April 19, 2010 By: Fonta
  • Factors Influencing Investment Decision

    Factors Influencing Investment Decision

    Factors influencing investment decision Capital investment decisions are not governed by one or two factors, because the investment problem is not simply one of replacing old equipment by a new one, but is concerned with replacing an existing process in a system with another process which makes the entire system more effective. We discuss below some of the relevant factors that affects investment decisions: (i) Management Outlook: lf the management is progressive and has an

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    Submitted: April 26, 2011 By: suruthilayan

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