Corporate finance

Sort By:
Decent Essays
Good Essays
Better Essays
Amazing Essays
Best Essays
    Page 8 of 50 - About 500 Essays
  • Decent Essays

    Ferguson Financial Case

    • 275 Words
    • 2 Pages

    1. What is the maximum amount of new loans that this bank can make? The bank is only required to keep 10% of the demand deposits as reserves. 10% of $99000 is $9900. The bank can therefore make loans up to $99,000 - 9900 = $89,100. It has actually made loans worth $66,000. So even with no change in the required reserve ratios the bank can still make additional loans worth $23,100. 2. Assume that the bank makes these loans. What will the new balance sheet look like? If the Fed reduces…

    • 275 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Good Essays

    1. Poison pills Poison pills, first introduced in the mid -1980s, are the most effective takeover defense and thus warrant the most discussion. Poison pills are rights or securities that a firm issues to its shareholders, giving them valuable benefits in the event that a significant number of its shares are acquired. There are many varieties of poison pills, but all share the basic attribute that they involve a transfer from a bidder to shareholders who do not tender their shares, thereby…

    • 568 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    follow a common norm in which their ratio is between 1 and 2. Being within 1 means the company finds its projects with a slightly greater emphasis on debt and less equity. The goal is to not be above 2, as that is when a company borrows a lot to finance their operations, meaning creditors have twice as much money in the company as do equity holders. Since Canadian Tire is under 2, it has less exposure to economic interest rate increase and changes in credit conditions. Although, equity is…

    • 531 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Amazing Essays

    01:42 01:42 What is 'Total Debt To Total Assets' Total debt to total assets is a leverage ratio that defines the total amount of debt relative to assets. This enables comparisons of leverage to be made across different companies. The higher the ratio, the higher the degree of leverage, and consequently, financial risk. This is a broad ratio that includes long-term and short-term debt (borrowings maturing within one year), as well as all assets – tangible and intangible. Total Debt To…

    • 292 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Amazing Essays
  • Better Essays

    Diageo Case Study

    • 1113 Words
    • 5 Pages

    firms in composite: * Diageo’s interest coverage (5.0) is lower than all segments’ average industry figure. Allied Domecq, Coca Cola, Gillette, McDonalds, Kellogg have a 2 to 3 times higher interest coverage. It is less risky for the lenders to finance those companies. * Diageo’s book gearing (59%) is slightly lower than average spirits’ segment figure, higher than the average book gearing of competitors in beer and beverage industry, lower than package food and fast food industry…

    • 1113 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Amazing Essays

    Chapter 2: Empirical Research The two cases that will be used in the empirical research, Bubble Post and Blue Gate Antwerp will be analyzed under the following categories:  Background  Characteristics and Operation  Vehicles  Financial Profile  Social benefits and  Concluding remarks. 2.1 BUBBLE POST As aforementioned material that will be used to analyze Bubble Post are from answers to questionnaire attached in the annex of this document and the following links: [1]…

    • 1361 Words
    • 6 Pages
    Amazing Essays
  • Good Essays

    judgement and accuracy to yield the best results and ensure the best possible return on their investment. Therefore, the major goal of capital investment decision is to increase the value of firm by undertaking the right project at the right time (Finance World of Maps, 2016). The firm needs to decide which of the given investments will ensure the most value to the business.and not the daily day to day decisions that must be made and can be delegated to lower level…

    • 785 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Better Essays

    Competition Bikes, Inc. Competition Bikes, Inc. makes bicycles for professional and other highly accomplished riders who compete in bike races, biathlons, and triathlons. Sixty percent of all race winners have been victorious using a Competition Bikes, Inc. bicycle when at least ten percent of the entrants were also using a Competition Bikes, Inc. bicycle. This extraordinary success rate consistently is a topic of conversation among racers and this word of mouth advertising has been effective…

    • 3634 Words
    • 15 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Good Essays

    This principle given by Vilfredo Pareto, an Italian sociologist and economist, is also known as 80/20 rule. Understanding this rule can help you to stop procrastinating. Originally, Pareto derived his 80/20 rule on the observation that 80% of Italy’s wealth then belonged to just 20% of the Italian population. By extension, the rule has been applied to all aspects of human endeavor. For instance, it’s the  20 percent of the effort that produces the 80 percent of the result  20 percent of the…

    • 1591 Words
    • 7 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    The Roles of a Financial Manager are many but their primary goal is to warrant growth of the proprietor’s wealth and to ensure maximum profit of the company. When a financial manager achieves his or her personal goals of a company, they too will be achieved, (Moyer, et al, 2008). The decisions a financial managers makes are capital structure, working capital management and capital budgeting. A financial Manger has to decide on the type of projects that the company should undertake (Siegel &…

    • 854 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Page 1 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 50