# Rouge Company’s \$250,000 net income for the quarter ended September 30 included the following after-tax items:A \$20,000 cumulative effect loss resulting from a change in inventory valuation method made on September 1.\$0 of the \$60,000 annual property taxes paid on February 1.For the quarter ended September 30, the amount of net income that Rouge should report is:_______.a. \$235,000.b. \$250,000.c. \$255,000.d. \$270,000.

c. \$255,000

Explanation:

Rouge should report the following income for this quarter = \$250,000 (net income) + \$20,000 (cumulative effect loss) - \$15,000 (25% of annual property taxes) = \$255,000

Cumulative effects on inventory valuation occur when overstate or understate your inventory levels, which directly affects cost of goods sold and overall profits.

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Accountants focus on creating financial statements, whereas finance professionals mostly use these statements to evaluate a firm and answer questions about its performance. Indicate which of the following financial statement would be the most helpful. a. How much cash is a firm generating through operating, investing, and financing activities?
b. How much debt and equity has the firm issued to finance its assets?

If compensation for senior management is based on short-term performance of the firm, in the short run the firm is likely to:

a. Overstate its earnings
b. Understate its earnings

1. The financial statement that would be the most helpful for a finance professional to evaluate how a firm's performance is:

a. How much cash is a firm generating through operating, investing, and financing activities?

2. If compensation for senior management is based on short-term performance of the firm, in the short run the firm is likely to:

a. Overstate its earnings

Explanation:

This financial statement is provided by the Statement of Cash Flows. The statement provides the performance report about a company's liquidity and long-term solvency.  The information about how much debt and equity the firm has issued to finance its assets will be obtained from the statement of financial position (known as the balance sheet).  This statement does not show the performance of a firm, but its financial position as of a given date.

Shares of common stock of the Samson Co. offer an expected total return of 13.00 percent. The dividend is increasing at a constant 5.40 percent per year. The dividend yield must be: Multiple Choice 2.41% 13.00% 5.40% 7.60% 18.40%

7.6%

Explanation:

The formula for calculating the Required return is:

Required return = Dividend yield + Capital Gain Yield

Hence,

13% = Dividend Yield + 5.40%

Dividend Yield = 7.60%.

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Which of the following elements is exclusive to the services marketing mix, and not the traditional marketing mix?a) processb) productc) priced) placee) promotion

a) process

Explanation:

The P's are Product, Pricing, Place, Promotion, People, Process and Physical Evidence and for Traditional Marketing is Product, Pricing, Place and Promotion

When a manager treats employees as lazy, unmotivated, and in need of tight supervision, the employees eventually meet the manager's expectations by acting that way. According to Douglas McGregor, this is known as a(n)___________.

A self-fulfilling prophecy.

Explanation:

A self-fulfilling prophecy -

It is the socio psychological phenomenon ,

According to the prediction is something which is person truly believes , and at last comes out to be true , is referred to as a self - fulfilling prophecy .

The action of the people is directly linked to their beliefs , i.e. , whatever is the belief of the people , the same is showcased in the action of the person.

Hence , from the given scenario of the question,

The correct term is A self-fulfilling prophecy.

Select a company of your choice. Assume that your firm is considering whether to make a component in-house or to outsource it to an independent foreign supplier. Manufacturing the part in-house will require an investment in specialized assets; quality control and the protection of intellectual property rights are major concerns. The most efficient and reliable suppliers are located in countries whose currencies many foreign exchange analysts expect will appreciate in the next decade; likewise, wage rates in those countries are expected to rise. Discuss the pros and cons of manufacturing the component in-house as opposed to outsourcing it. Should the firm consider foreign direct investment as one of its strategies?

The airline company is considering buying the aircraft components in house or outsourcing it from other foreign countries.

Explanation:

A company can outsource the product manufacturing or can manufacture its own products. The manufacturing of a product in house will be according to the requirements and customization can be done but on the other hand it will require equipment and manufacturing line setup on the site which incurs heavy cost. Buying product from outside will save incurring heavy fixed costs.

You win a lottery with a prize of \$1.5 million. Unfortunately the prize is paid in 10 equal annual installments. The first payment is next year. How much is the prize really worth

The prize is really worth \$1,006,512.21.

### What is present value?

Present value is the sum of cash flows discounted at the rate of interest or the discount rate.  The annual cash flows for the next 10 years = \$1.5 million / 10 = 150,000

The present value can be determined using a financial calculator

Cash flow from year 1 to 10 = \$150,000

Discount rate = 8%

Present value = \$1,006,512.21

Here is the complete question: You win a lottery with a prize of \$1.5 million. Unfortunately the prize is paid in 10 an¬nual installments. The first payment is next year. How much is the prize really worth? The discount rate is 8 percent.