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E16-12B (Issuance, Exercise, and Termination of Stock Options) On July 1, 2013, Hooker Financial Corporation granted 50,000 options to key executives. Each option allows the executive to purchase one share of Hooker?s $1 par value common stock at a price

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E16-12B (Issuance, Exercise, and Termination of Stock Options) On July 1, 2013, Hooker Financial Corporation granted 50,000 options to key executives. Each option allows the executive to purchase one share of Hooker?s $1 par value common stock at a price of $58 per share. The options were exercisable within a 2-year period beginning July 1, 2015, if the grantee is still employed by the company at the time of the exercise. On the grant date, Hooker?s stock was trading at $50 per share, and a fair value option-pricing model determines total compensation to be $350,000.;On July 1, 2015, 35,000 options were exercised when the market price of Hooker?s stock was $65 per share. The remaining options lapsed in 2015 because executives decided not to exercise their options.;Instructions;Prepare the necessary journal entries related to the stock option plan for the years 2013 through 2017.

 

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