Essay on Finance Midterm

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FINA300 Fall 2011
Benedictine University

100 points

Name: ___________________________________________________

1) Which of the following statements is CORRECT?

a. The New York Stock Exchange is an auction market, and it has a physical location.

b. Home mortgage loans are traded in the money market.

c. If an investor sells shares of stock through a broker, then it would be a primary market transaction.

d. Capital markets deal only with common stocks and other equity securities.

e. While the distinctions are blurring, investment banks generally specialize in lending money, whereas commercial banks generally help companies raise capital from other parties.

(2) Which of the
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e. Corporations generally find it easier to raise large amounts of capital.

(9) You recently sold 200 shares of Disney stock, and the transfer was made through a broker. This is an example of:

a. A money market transaction.

b. A primary market transaction.

c. A secondary market transaction.

d. A futures market transaction.

e. An over-the-counter market transaction

10) Below are the 2007 and 2008 year-end balance sheets for Tran Enterprises:

Assets: 2008 2007

Cash $ 200,000 $ 170,000

Accounts receivable 864,000 700,000

Inventories 2,000,000 1,400,000

Total current assets $3,064,000 $2,270,000

Net fixed assets 6,000,000 5,600,000

Total assets $9,064,000 $7,870,000

Liabilities and equity:

Accounts payable $1,400,000 $1,090,000

Notes payable 1,600,000 1,800,000

Total current liabilities $3,000,000 $2,890,000

Long-term debt 2,400,000 2,400,000

Common stock 3,000,000 2,000,000

Retained earnings 664,000 580,000

Total common equity $3,664,000 $2,580,000

Total liabilities and equity $9,064,000 $7,870,000

The firm has never paid a dividend on its common stock, and it issued $2,400,000 of 10-year, non-callable, long-term debt in 2007. As of the end of 2008, none of the principal on this debt had been

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