# Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and Future Value

Topics: Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, Financial ratio, Financial ratios Pages: 2 (449 words) Published: January 14, 2012
3-5 ROE
Needham Pharmaceuticals has a profit margin of 3% and an equity multiplier of 2.0. Its sales are \$100 million and it has total assets of \$50 million. What is its ROE? Return on common equity= net income available to common stockholders/common equity 3-6 Du Pont Analysis

Donaldson & Son has an ROA of 10%, a 2% profit margin, and a return on equity equal to 15%. What is the company’s total assets turnover? What is the firm’s equity multiplier? 3-7 Current and Quick Ratios

Ace Industries has current assets equal to \$3 million. The company’s current ratio is 1.5, and its quick ratio is 1.0. What is the firm’s level of current liabilities? What is the firm’s level of inventories? Problems (pp. 165-167)

4-1 Future Value of Single Payment
If you deposit \$10,000 in a bank account that pays 10% interest annually, how much will be in your account after 5 years? \$10,000*.10=\$1,000; \$1,000*5 years =\$5,000; \$10,000+\$5,000=\$15,000 4-2 Present Value of Single Payment

What is the present value of a security that will pay \$5,000 in 20 years if securities of equal risk pay 7% annually? 4-6 Future Value: ordinary Annuity versus Annuity Due
What is the future value of a 7%, 5-year ordinary annuity that pays \$300 each year? If this were an annuity due, what would its future value be? 4-13 Present Value of an Annuity
Find the present value of the following ordinary annuities (see the Notes to Problem 4-12). A.\$400 per year for 10 years at 10%
B.\$200 per year for 5 years at 5%
C.\$400 per year for 5 years at 0%
D.Now rework parts a, b, and c assuming that payments are made at the beginning of each year; that is, they are annuities due. 4-14 PV Uneven Cash Flow Stream
Find the present values of the following cash flow streams. The appropriate interest rate is 8%. (Hint: It is fairly easy to work this problem dealing with the individual cash flows. However, if you have a financial calculator, read the section of the manual that describes how to enter cash flows...