ACC 423 Week 2 WileyPlus Assignment - Exercises
Business - Accounting
E15-13 (a,b) (Stock Split and Stock Dividend)
The common stock of Warner Inc. is currently selling at $110 per share. The directors wish to reduce the share price and increase share volume prior to a new issue. The per share par value is $10; book value is $70 per share. Five million shares are issued and outstanding.
(a) How much is the debit to retained earnings if the board votes a 2-for-1 stock split? (b) Prepare the necessary journal entries if the board votes a 100% stock dividend.
P15-1 (Equity Transactions and Statement Preparation)
On January 5, 2010, Phelps Corporation received a charter granting the right to issue 5,000 shares of $100 par value, 8% cumulative and nonparticipating preferred stock, and 50,000 shares of $10 par value common stock. It then completed these transactions. Jan. 11 Issued 20,000 shares of common stock at $16 per share. Feb. 1 Issued to Sanchez Corp. 4,000 shares of preferred stock for the following assets: machinery with a fair market value of $50,000; a factory building with a fair market value of $160,000; and land with an appraised value of $270,000. July 29 Purchased 1,800 shares of common stock at $17 per share. (Use cost method.) Aug. 10 Sold the 1,800 treasury shares at $14 per share.
Dec. 31 Declared a $0.25 per share cash dividend on the common stock and declared the preferred dividend. Dec. 31 Closed the Income Summary account. There was a $175,700 net income.
(a) Record the journal entries for the transactions listed above. (b) Prepare the stockholders’ equity section of Phelps Corporation’s balance sheet as of December 31, 2010.
E16-20 (EPS: Simple Capital Structure) On January 1, 2010, Bailey Industries had stock outstanding as follows.
6% Cumulative preferred stock, $100 par...