ESPN Network is an all equity firm with a total value of $23 billion. It requires additional capital of $3 billion, which may be either equity, or debt at the interest rate of 5%. After the new capitalization, the expected EBIT is $2 billion, with standard deviation of $500 million. The company pays income tax at 30% rate, and it has 1 billion shares outstanding. What is the expected earnings per share for (A) bond financing and (B) stock financing? What is the preferred method of raising new capital, if the objective is to maximize the EPS? What is the probability that you are right in your decision?,Thank you for the quick response! I will review today.
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