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- Accounting 2 - 949 words
Accounting 2 PRINCIPLES of ACCOUNTING II (AC202) CHAPTER 12 CURRENT AND LONG-TERM LIABILITIES LIABILITIES DEFINED: A probable future payment of assets or services a company is presently obligated to make as a result of past transactions or events. Fundamentally liabilities are measured by the cost principle however: Liabilities are comprised of known obligations of a definite amount and known obligations of an estimated amount (i.e. warranties) CURRENT LIABILITIES: Obligations expected to be paid using current assets or by creating other current liabilities LONG-TERM LIABILITIES: Obligations not expected to be paid within one year. Includes long-term notes payable; mortgages payable; warra ...
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- Adc Telecommunications Financial Ratio Analasis - 1,403 words
Adc Telecommunications Financial Ratio Analasis Accounting 6000 Financial Statement Analysis ADC Telecommunications October 29, 2000 Corporate Background ADC Telecommunications (ADCT) is a communication equipment manufacturer located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. Since 1952, the company has successfully weathered the tumultuous transformation process of technology. Today, ADC Telecommunications exclusively focuses on manufacturing computer-networking equipment. Increasing demand for fiber optic transmission systems like asynchronous transfer mode (ATM), synchronous optical networks (SONET) and most wireless communications systems, provide significant opportunities for ADCT. The company cur ...
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- Business Plan - 3,247 words
... Services 1. List the customer services we provide: a. b. c. 2. These are our sales/credit terms: a. b. c. 3. The competition offers the following services: a. b. c. E. Advertising/Promotion 1. These are the things we wish to say about the business: 2. We will use the following advertising/promotion sources: 1. Television 2. Radio 3. Direct mail 4. Personal contacts 5. Trade associations 6. Newspaper 7. Magazines 8. Yellow Pages 9. Billboard 10. Other 3. The following are the reasons why we consider the media we have chosen to be the most effective: MARKETING TIPS, TRICKS & TRAPS 1. Marketing Steps * Classifying Your Customers' Needs * ...
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- Could Gambling Save Science: Encouraging An Honest Consensus - 4,913 words
... section is somewhat dense, and may be profitably skimmed on a first reading.) ASSETS Imagine that John bets Mary $5, at even odds, that it will rain next Monday. Since they don't entirely trust each other, John and Mary put the bet in writing and each give $5 to Frank, a trusted third party. John has essentially paid $5 for an I.O.U. that says "Worth $10 If Rain Monday", since if he wins he gets $5 from Mary and his own $5 back. Mary's I.O.U. says "Worth $10 If Not Rain Monday". On Tuesday one of them can cash in their I.O.U. for $10 from Frank. This standard betting scenario can be improved by breaking it into different transactions; first create the I.O.U.s and then sell them. Replace ...
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- Depreciation - 911 words
... loss. 4 The proceeds from issuing 3,000 shares of common stock was $15,000. 5- The $16,000 gain on retirement of bonds resulted from paying $18,000 to retire bonds with a book value of $34,000. 6- Cash dividends of $14,000 were declared and paid. GROVER COMPANY Balance sheet December 31, 1990 and 1989 1990 1989 Assets Current Assets: Cash $ 17,000 $ 12,000 Accounts Receivable 60,000 40,000 Merchandise Inventory 84,000 70,000 Prepaid Expenses 6,000 4,000 Total Current Assets $ 167,000 $ 126,000 Long Term Assets: Plant Assets $250,000 $210,000 Less: accumulated depreciation 60,000 190,000 48,000 162,000 Total Assets: $357,000 $288,000 Liabilities Current Liabilities: Accounts Payable $ 35 ...
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- Financial Case Of Deanna Perez Fashions Inc - 1,426 words
Financial Case Of Deanna Perez Fashions Inc. 1.The financial strength of Deanna Perez Fashions in comparison to the industry can be found by a relative comparison of its Current and TIE ratios to the industry averages. Both of these averages show the lack of their ability, relative to the industry to cover expenses. DPFs current ratio, an indicator of the extent to which claims of short-term creditors are covered by current assets, is much lower than the industry average, suggesting that its liquidity position is relatively weak. The DPFs TIE ratio of 1.5 is also very low in comparison to the industry average of 3.5. This shows that for DPF, relative to the industry they have less leeway in ...
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- Kelloggs Company - 1,122 words
Kellogg`s Company Objective: Our goal in composing a financial statement is to construct the most comprehensive, thorough document possible, in order to attract investors and to confirm that we have taken the time to explore as many potential issues for your business as may arise. Summary of findings: Our level of cereal marketing investment early in 1998 was not sufficient in the face of extremely competitive market conditions. This situation hurt our volume performance for much of the year and, combined with other issues in markets around the world, led to a decline in both sales and earnings. Nonetheless, we continue to have the utmost confidence in the future of our grain-based businesse ...
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- Loan Request Evaluation - 1,821 words
Loan Request Evaluation This report introduces a procedure that can be used to analyze the quantifiable aspects of commercial credit requests. The procedure incorporates a systematic interpretation of basic financial data and focuses on issues that typically arise when determining creditworthiness. Cash flow information is equally important when evaluating a firms prospects. Reported earnings and EPS can be manipulated by management debts, are repaid out of cash flow not earnings. The basic objective of credit analysis is to assess the risk involved in credit extension to banks customers. Risk refers to the volatility in earnings. Lenders are concerned with net income or the cash flow that h ...
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- Nike Advertising - 1,526 words
Nike Advertising Nike Financial Analysis Investing in a company has certainly changed over the years. Financial information is literally at one?s fingertips via the internet. In today?s fast paced corporate environment companies are under tremendous scrutiny to maintain their edge. The company I am evaluating is NIKE. This Financial analysis will consist of the following: Ratios from the Income Statement, Statement of Owner?s Equity, and Balance Sheet. This information is designed to assist a potential investor. Nike?s mission is complex. Listed below is a copy of Nike?s company philosophy. Company Philosophy: WE ARE ABOUT DREAMS. Nike was, is, and will always be a company driven by certain ...
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- Pan American World Airways, Inc - 1,396 words
Pan American World Airways, Inc Pan American World Airways, Inc ("Pan Am") is a New York corporation organized in 1927 which is engaged in commercial air transportation which it pioneered between the United States and most areas of the world. Pan Am Corporation ("the Corporation"), a Delaware corporation, is and since September 14, 1984 has been the parent of Pan Am, it's principal subsidiary. For the past few years Pan Am's financial condition has been very poor. The company reported a consolidated net loss for 1986 of $469.3 million. The 1988 net loss included a gain of $89.1 million resulting from the sale of Pan Am's Airbus A320 aircraft and delivery positions. This gain was partially of ...
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- Roe Decomposition - 312 words
Roe Decomposition Du pont decomposition of ROE LA Gears ROE has decreased over the last three years from 49.45% in 1988 to 15.22% in 1990. Profitability (NI/Sales) has also fallen dramatically from 9.8 % in 1988 to 3.47% in 1990. Asset turnover has increased from 1.69 to 2.48, because while sales have quadrupled, total assets have only increased by about 2.7 times. Profitability The gross profit margin has dropped from 42.29% in 1988 to 34.41% in 1990. LA Gears operating profit margin has decreased from 18.52% to 7.75%. This is due to a dramatic increase in operating expenses. The decreasing net profit margins (9.85% to 3.47%) is due to lower gross profit margins and expenses. Net profit mar ...
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- Sun Microsystems, Inc - 3,129 words
... t, four major areas must be studied to get a view of what external forces affect the long-run activities of a business entity. These areas are: 1. Economic ~ this is mainly concerned with money and its exchanges 2. Technological ~ ideas and inventions for problem-solving 3. Political-Legal ~ involves justice and regulations on law and distribution of power 4. Socio-cultural ~ involves customs and morals, and values of a society To keep the information pertinent, comments will only be made on factors that are directly influencing Sun at the current time. The Economic environment has been a little uncertain in the past month, due to the chaos of the presidential election in the United Stat ...
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- Table Of Contents - 1,177 words
TABLE OF CONTENTS. INTRODUCTION. PROCEDURE. FINDINGS. 1.0 INVESTMENT RATIOS MEASURES OF EFFICIENCY. 1.1 Earnings per Share. 1.2 P/E Ratio or Price / Earnings Ratio 1.3 Dividend Yield. 1.4 Dividend Cover. 2.0 PRIMARY OPERATING RATIOS MEASURES OF EFFICIENCY. 2.1 Return on Capital Employed 2.2 Debtors Turnover Ratio 2.3 Creditors Turnover Ratio 2.4 Return on Shareholders Fund 3.0 PRIMARY FINANCIAL RATIOS GEARING AND LIQUITY. 3.1 Gearing Ratio 3.2 Liquidity Ratio 3.2.1 Current Ratio 3.2.2 Quick or Acid Ratio 4.0 CASH FLOW CONCLUSION RECOMMENDATIONS APPENDICES BIBLIOGRAPHY REFERENCES INTRODUCTION It can be suggested that accounting consists of identifying, measuring and communicating business ...
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- Table Of Contents - 1,178 words
... ARY FINANCIAL RATIOS GEARING AND LIQUITY. 3.1 Gearing Ratio. Whatever method is used to compute gearing, a company with low gearing is one financed predominantly by equity, whereas a highly geared company is one which relies on borrowings for a significant proportion of its capital. It can be defined like this: Long Term Debt Gearing Ratio = Shareholder Fund 804(million) The Gearing Ratio for 1997 was: = 57.8% 1388.9(million) 1320.5(million) The Gearing Ratio for 1998 is: = 148.6% 888.6(million) The National Grid Group Plc Company may it has loss in 1998 because they have given more total dividend to their shareholders than 1997, and thats why they have retained loss in 1998 (516.3 mil ...
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- The Effects Of Snowboarding On The Skiing Industry - 1,747 words
The Effects Of Snowboarding On The Skiing Industry Jones 1 The ski industry has been around since the beginning of the century. Since that time the retailing industry of the ski world has been on a steady increase. At the beginning of this decade the increase began to skyrocket. However, skiing was not the reason for the growth. The reason for the dramatic increase in industry sales in the retail world of skiing was due to snowboarding. By now almost everyone in the country has either seen a snowboard, ridden one, or knows someone who has. The purpose of this paper is to discuss what snowboarding is, and to shed some light on the financial aspects of this new sport. Snowboarding hit the scen ...
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- The Stock Market, As Evidenced By The Events Of The Past Several Years, Is A Delicate Thing Uncertainties Regarding The Marke - 1,922 words
The stock market, as evidenced by the events of the past several years, is a delicate thing. Uncertainties regarding the market abide with justification. Not many market participants foresaw the extent to which the world markets would be affected by the Asian financial crisis. The news of widespread financial failures in Southeast Asia and Japan hit the American, European, and Latin American markets with force, with net losses of 10%-50% and up of the total stock market value. Yet, within months many of the battered markets, especially the American markets, have rebounded to record highs. In the wake of President Clintons sex scandal and his recent impeachment, todays stock market investor i ...
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- Truth And The Evolution Of The Professions: A Comparative Study Of Truth In Advertising And True And Fair Financial Statement - 4,990 words
... to six months imprisonment or to both fine and imprisonment. (Retailers Would Put Teeth 1921, 190) The Canadian government, in passing the Fraudulent Advertising Act, had followed some U.S. states in implementing a watered-down version of legislation requiring proof of intent to deceive. This, of course, made it very difficult to obtain convictions. Fifteen years later, the act had yet to be used and was soundly criticized by a Canadian lawyer writing in the retitled EA, now called Marketing. It [the Fraudulent Advertising Act] serves only to bring law into general contempt; for though it proscribes lying in advertising, lying continues to flourish with impudent impunity (Wilson 1929, 2 ...
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