A company is considering two mutually exclusive expansion plans. Plan A requires a $40 million expenditure on a large-scale integrated plant that would provide expected cash flows of $6.4 million per year for 20 years. Plan B requires a $12 million expenditure to build a somewhat less efficient, more labor-intensive plant with expected cash flows of $2.72 million per year for 20 years. The firm's WACC is 10%;A. calculate each project's NPV and IRR;B. graph the NPV profiles for Plan A and Plan B and approximate the crossover rate.;Calculate the crossover rate where the two project's NPV are equal.;D. Why is NPV better than IRR for making capital budgeting decisions that add to shareholder value?
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