Finance Paper

  1. Complete problem: Total Net Operating Capital
    • XYZ, Inc. reported $20 million in operating current assets, $25 million in net fixed assets, and $6 million in operating current liabilities. How much total net operating capital does XYZ, Inc. have?
    • Show your work.
  2. Complete problem: Balance Sheet Analysis
    • Complete the balance sheet and sales information in the table that follows for XYZ, Inc., using the following financial data:
    • Show your work.

            Total assets turnover: 1.5

            Gross profit margin on sales: (Sales – Cost of goods sold)/Sales = 25%

            Total liabilities-to-assets ratio: 40%

            Quick ratio: 0.80

            Days sales outstanding (based on 365-day year): 36.5 days

            Inventory turnover ratio: 3.75

  Partial Income Statement Information


Costs of goods sold

  Balance Sheet Information


Accounts payable

Accounts receivable

Long-term debt



Common Stock

Fixed Assets

Retained earnings


Total Assets


Total liabilities and equity

  1. Complete problem: Yield to Maturity for Annual Payments

    XYZ Corporation’s bonds have 14 years remaining to maturity. Interest is paid annually, the bonds have a $1,000 par value, and the coupon interest rate is 10%. The bonds sell at a price of $950. What is their yield to maturity? Show your work.
  2. Complete problem: Required Rate of Return
    Show your work.
    Suppose rRF = 6%; rM = 10%; and rA = 14%
  3. Calculate Stocks A’s beta.
  4. If Stock A’s beta were 2.0, then what would be A’s new required rate of return?
  5. Complete problem: Portfolio Beta

    You have a $4 million portfolio consisting of a $100,000 investment in each of 20 different stocks. The portfolio has a beta of 1.1. You are considering selling $100,000 worth of one stock with a beta of 0.9 and using the proceeds to purchase another stock with a beta of 1.4. What will the portfolio’s new beta be after these transactions? Show your work.

Prepare this Assignment responding to the problems as a Excel® or Microsoft® Word®, showing all necessary formulas and steps. List each question, followed by your answer.

The Module 2 Competency Assessment has 3 parts.

Part 1 Prepare balance sheet analysis using financial data

  • Calculate corporate tax liabilities
  • Calculate liabilities and equity

Part 2 Analyze Portfolio Beta

  • Calculate stock beta

Part 3 Calculate corporate tax liabilities

  • Calculate yield to maturity for annual payments
  • Analyze portfolio beta

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  • This Assessment should be a Microsoft Word (minimum 350 words) document, in addition to the title and reference pages.
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