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DeVry Fremont - ACCOUNTING Financial 504 Final Exam




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Question: (TCO A) Below you will find selected information (in millions) from Coca-Cola Co.?s 2012 Annual Report: Income Taxes Payable $471Short-term Investments and Marketable Securities 8,109Cash 8,442Other non-current Liabilities 10,449Common Stock 1,760Receivables 4,812Other Current Assets 2,973Long-term Investments 10,448Other Non-current Assets 3,585Property, Plant and Equipment 23,486Trademarks 6,527Other Intangible Assets 20,810Allowance for Doubtful Accounts 53Accumulated Depreciation 9,010Accounts Payable 8,680Short Term Notes Payable 17,874Prepaid Expenses 2,781Other Current Liabilities 796Long-Term Liabilities 14,736Paid-in-Capital in Excess of Par Value 11,379Retained Earnings 55,038Inventories 3,264Treasury Stock 35,009Other information taken from the Annual Report:Sales Revenue for 2012 $48,017Cost of Goods Sold for 2012 19,053Net Income for 2012 9,019Inventory Balance on 12/31/11 3,092Net Accounts Receivable Balance on 12/31/11 4,920Total Assets on 12/31/11 79,974Equity Balance on 12/31/11 31,921;Required:1. Using the information provided prepare a Balance Sheet. Separate the current assets from non-current assets and provide a total for each. Also separate the current liabilities from the non-current liabilities and provide a total for each.2. Using the Balance Sheet from your answer above calculate, Current Ratio, Days in Inventory, Average Collection Period, Return on Assets Ratio, Debt to Total Assets and Return on common stockholders? equity ratio. (Make sure to show all your work);2. Question: (TCO B) The following selected data was retrieved from the Wal-Mart, Inc. financial statements for the year ending January 31, 2013:Accounts Payable $38,080Accounts Receivable 6,768Cash 7,781Common Stock 3,952Cost of Goods Sold 352,488Income Tax Expense 7,981Interest Expenses 2,064Membership Revenues 3,048Net Sales 466,114Operating, Selling and Administrative Expenses 88,873Retained Earnings 72,978Required;Using the information provided above:1. Prepare a multiple-step income statement2. Calculate the Profit Margin, and Gross profit rate for the company. Be sure to provide the formula you are using, show your calculations, and discuss your findings/results.;3. Question: (TCO C) Please review the following real-world Hewlett Packard Statement of Cash flows and address the 2 questions below:Cash flow from operating activities In millions In millionsFor the year ended 2012 For the year ended 2011Net (loss) earnings $(12,650) $7,074Depreciation and amortization 5,095 4,984Impairment of goodwill and purchased intangible assets 18,035 885Stock-based compensation expense 635 685Provision for doubtful accounts 142 81Provision for inventory 277 217Restructuring charges 2,266 645Deferred taxes on earnings (711) 166Excess tax benefit from stock-based competition (12) (163)Other, net 265 (46)Accounts and financing receivables 1,269 (227)Inventory 890 (1,252)Accounts payable (1,414) 275Taxes on earnings (320) 610Restructuring (840) (1,002)Other assets and liabilities (2,356) (293)Net cash provided by operating activities 10,571 12,639Cash flows from investing activities: Investment in property, plant, and equipment (3,706) (4,539)Proceeds from sale of property, plant, and equipment 617 999Purchases of available-for-sale securities and other investments (972) (96)Maturities and sales of available-for-sale securities and other investment 662 68Payments in connection with business acquisitions, net of cash acquired (141) (10,480)Proceeds from business divestiture, net 87 89Net cash used in investing activities (3,453) (13,959)Cash flow from financing activities: (Payments) issuance of commercial paper and notes payable, net (2,775) (1,270)Issuance of debt 5,154 11,942Payment of debt (4,333) (2,336)Issuance of common stock under employee stock plans 716 896Repurchase of common stock (1,619) (10,117)Excess tax benefit from stock-based compensation 12 163Cash dividends paid (1,015) (844)Net cash used in financing activities (3,860) (1,566)Increase (decrease) in cash and cash equivalents 3,258 (2,886)Cash and cash equivalents at beginning of period 8,043 10,929Cash and cash equivalents at end of period $11,301 $8,043Required:1) Please calculate the percentage increase or decrease in cash for the operating, investing, and financing sections and explain the major reasons for the increase or decrease for each of these sections. 2) Please calculate the free cash flow for 2012 and explain the meaning of this ratio.;4. Question: (TCO D) You are CFO of Goforit, Inc., a wholesale distribution company specializing in emerging technologies. Your CEO is a brilliant marketer, but relies on you to explain issues and choices in accounting and finance. She has heard from other members of a CEO organization to which she belongs that a company?s net income can vary widely depending on which accounting choices are made from the ?GAAP menu.?;Assuming the goal is to maximize net income, choose an accounting treatment from each of the following scenarios, and explain to your CEO why the choice will produce the desired effect on reported Net Income for the current year. Include in your answer the effect of the choice on both the income statement and balance sheet.;Required: a. Goforit carries significant electronics inventory in a competitive environment where prices are actually falling. Which inventory valuation method would you choose?LIFO, FIFO, or average cost? Assume that unit purchases exceed unit sales.;b. Goforit has a large investment in warehouse equipment including conveyor belts, forklifts, and automated packaging systems. Which depreciation method would you choose: Straight line (SL) or double declining balance (DDB)?;5. Question: (TCO F) Please review the following real-world ratios for Johnson & Johnson and Pfizer for the year ended 2012 and address the 2 questions below. Ratio Name Johnson & Johnson PfizerProfit margin 16.1% 24.7%Inventory turnover ratio 3.1 1.7Average collection period 59.4 days 69.1 daysCash debt coverage ratio.27.16Debt to Total assets 46.6% 127.5%Required:1) Please explain the meaning of each of the Pfizer ratios above. 2) Please state which company performed better for each ratio.;Page: 1 2;1. Question: (TCO A) A corporation has which of the following sets of characteristics?;Student Answer: Shared control, tax advantages, increased skills, and resources;Simple to set up and maintains control with the founder;Easier to transfer ownership and raise funds, no personal liability for stockholders Harder to raise funds and gives owner control;2. Question: (TCO A) When a corporation distributes a dividend, _____.;Student Answer: the most common form of distribution is a cash dividend;the Dividends account will be increased with a credit;the Retained Earnings account will be directly increased with a debit;the Dividends account will be decreased with a debit;3. Question: (TCOs A, B) Below is a partial list of account balances for Kerner Company;Cash $10,000Prepaid insurance 1,000Accounts receivable 5,000Accounts payable 4,000Notes payable 6,000Common stock 2,000Dividends 1,000Revenues 30,000Expenses 25,000;What did Kerner Company show as total credits?;Student Answer: $43,000;$41,000;$42,000;$44,000;4. Question: (TCOs B, E) Using accrual accounting, expenses are recorded and reported only _____.;Student Answer: when they are incurred, whether or not cash is paid;when they are incurred and paid at the same time;if they are paid before they are incurred;if they are paid after they are incurred;5. Question: (TCO D) In a period of increasing prices, which inventory cost flow assumption will result in the lowest amount of income tax expense?;Student Answer: FIFO;LIFO;The average cost method;Income tax expense for the period will be the same under all assumptions.;6. Question: (TCOs A, E) Equipment with a cost of $192,000 has an estimated salvage value of $18,000 and an estimated life of 4 years or 12,000 hours. It is to be depreciated by the straight-line method. What is the amount of depreciation for the first full year, during which the equipment was used 3,300 hours?;Student Answer: $48,000;$52,500;$49,500;$43,500;7. Question: (TCOs D, G) Lopez Corporation issues 500 ten-year, 8%, $1,000 bonds dated January 1, 2007, at 96. The journal entry to record the issuance will show a _____.;Student Answer: debit to Cash of $500,000;credit to Discount on Bonds Payable for $20,000;credit to Bonds Payable for $480,000;debit to Cash for $480,000;8. Question: (TCO C) Accounts receivable arising from sales to customers amounted to $35,000 and $40,000 at the beginning and end of the year, respectively. Income reported on the income statement for the year was $120,000. Exclusive of the effect of other adjustments, the cash flows from operating activities to be reported on the statement of cash flows is _____.;Student Answer: $120,000;$125,000;$155,000;$115,000;9. Question: (TCO F) One variation of the horizontal analysis is known as _____.;Student Answer: nonlinear analysis;vertical analysis;trend analysis;common-size analysis 10. Question: (TCO F) Comparisons of data within a company are an example of the following comparative basis.;Student Answer: Industry averages;Intercompany;Intracompany;Interregional;11. Question: (TCO F) In vertical analysis, the base amount for studying salary and wages expense is generally _____.;Student Answer: net sales;salary and wages expense in a previous year;gross profit;net income;12. Question: (TCO F) Short-term creditors are usually most interested in assessing _____.;Student Answer: solvency;liquidity;marketability;profitability;13. Question: (TCO F) Return on common stockholder's equity ratio is affected by _____.;Student Answer: net income;dividend paid to preferred stock, if any;leverage (debt-to-assets ratio);All of the above;14. Question: (TCO G) To calculate the market value of a bond, we need to use the time-value-of-money concept called _____.;Student Answer: compounding;extrapolation;discounting;None of the above


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