Traveling is an expensive task and that is one major deterrent for many young adults, because they don’t have the money in college, and right after they graduate. The opportunity that St. Norbert provides through their study abroad program, is amazing, to put it simply. They offer the chance to study almost anywhere in the world for the same price as tuition. Along with that, Bond University will help me advance professionally and academically as well because of the classes that I will take while I’m there, but also the experience that I will gain from living in a different country. I plan on fulfilling 4 of my psychology minor requirements while I am abroad. This is an amazing opportunity, because psychology, put simply, is the study of people. Being able to study psychology in a different country will allow me to have a completely blank slate in my study. I will have no previously depositions about the style and culture of the people there. I can start completely fresh and learn in a completely different way. I am most excited about the opportunity to take cross-cultural psychology while I am at Bond University, because that class talks about cultures affect human behavior, and learning about different cultures, while I…
Scenario: Suppose you are a second semester sophomore at a public university. Every summer you work part time as a lifeguard and a waitress. Each job pays minimum, but working 38 hours a week has double your income. By the end of the summer you have earned $4,500. After paying expenses such as car insurance, school supplies, luxury goods, and hiding away some cash for the school year, final ending amount of is $3,000. After spending the summer researching various stocks, mutual bonds, and ETA’s…
Kenosha D. Coston
Module 1 Case Assignment
Conducting Financial Ratio Analysis?
FIN 501 Strategic Corporation Finance
Dr. William L. Anderson
2 May 2016
It is essential to evaluate long-term projects by comparing cash flows accruing at different points in time. The present and future value concept converts streams of cash flow to a common point in time to support investment appraisal; this enables comparison of costs and…
Price of Bond)┤)^(1/(Years to Maturity))-1
a) r =├ ( $1000/$800┤)^(1/1)-1= 0.25 = 25%
b) r =├ ( $100/$950┤)^(1/1)-1= 0.053 = 5.3%
c) r =├ ( $1000/$1000┤)^(1/1)-1=0 = 0%
The yield to maturity may change over the years depending on the changes in the overall demand for bonds in the market. If the investors become more willing to hold bonds due to economic uncertainty, then the bond prices will rise which will reduce the yield (Ross, 2016). In this case, when the price of bond increases from $800…
regarding holding period of different types of investment securities.
Interest Bearing Securities:
An interest-bearing instrument is a claim against the issuer of the loan. The yield is usually the interest rate paid to the owner of the security. There are different kinds of interest-bearing instruments, depending on the issuer of the instrument, the collateral the issuer has for the loan, its maturity and the details of how and when interest is to be paid.
The interest (coupon) is normally…
These characteristics are found in (indeed make for) a well-developed financial market.
Securitization leads to disintermediation; that is, securitization provides a means for market participants to bypass intermediaries. For example, mortgage-backed securities channel funds to the housing market without requiring that banks or thrift institutions make loans from their own portfolios. As securitization progresses, financial intermediaries must increase other activities such as providing…
Module 3 Case
MGT 599 Strategic Management
Dr. Nanette Metz
Kraft Foods is the second largest consumer packaged food and beverage company in the world with revenues of approximately $19B. After 110 years Kraft Foods has excelled as an organization and become a well recognized household name. Through the utilization of a SWOT analysis Kraft Foods has been able to determine internal and external threats and opportunities to help them…
45. On January 1, Talent Company purchased as a short-term investment a $1,000, 8% bond for $1,050. The bond pays interest on January 1 and July 1. The bond is sold on October 1 for $1,200 plus accrued interest. Interest has not been accrued since the last interest payment date. What is the entry to record the cash proceeds at the time the bond is sold?
a. Cash....................................................................................... 1,200
flow augmentation and they last for more than a year and the major methods used are equity financing, corporate bond, and capital notes.
1. Equity Financing is a way of generating capital by selling company stock, such as common stocks and preferred stocks to investors and in return for the investment, the stockholders gain an ownership interest in the company. For example, at the initial stage, a company will own all the shares of the company, but as business starts to pick up, it will…
investments. When looking at risk verses reward cash is king in the decision for an organization to invest its money.
The difference between equity and debt securities could be described as equity being the positive or negative values associated with the organizations assets and liabilities. The assets can range from cash on hand to value of its facilities and land holdings and also the amount of stock that the organization owns. The liabilities of an organization would include the amount of…