Frisch Fish Corp expects net income next year to be $600,000. Inventory and accounts receivable will have to be increased by $300,000 to accommodate this sales level. Frisch will pay dividends of $400,000. How much external financing will Frisch Fish need assuming no organically generated increase in liabilities?
Samuelson will produce 20,000 units in January using level production. If each unit costs $500 to manufacture, what is the dollar value of ending inventory in January if beginning inventory is 10,000 units and January sales are 15,000?
Hicks Health Clubs, Inc., expects to generate an annual EBIT of $500,000 and needs to obtain financing for $1,000,000 of assets. Their tax bracket is 40%. If the firm goes with a short-term financing plan, their rate will be 8 percent, and with a long-term financing plan their rate will be 9 percent. What much more or less will their initial annual earnings after taxes be if they choose the most aggressive financing plan?