Which company has the most efficient SG&A / Sales ratio?
In the Month of March, Baldwin received orders of 172 units at a price of $15.00 for their product Bid, and in April receives an order for 43 units of their product Bid at $15.00. Baldwin uses the accrual method of accounting and offers 30 day credit terms. Baldwin delivers 0 units in March, 172 units in April and 43 units in May. They received payment for 172 units in April, and payment for 43 units in May. How much revenue is recognized on the March income statement from this order? How much in the April Income statement? (Answer in thousands)
$1,075 , $1,075
$2,580 , $645
$3,225 , 0
Your Competitive Intelligence team is predicting that the Baldwin Company will invest in adding capacity to their Brat product this year. Assume Baldwin’s product Brat invests in increasing its capacity by 10% this year. Because of this new information, your company anticipates all other products in the Core segment will increase their capacity by the same amount. How much can the industry produce in the Core segment the next year? Consider only products primarily in the Core segment last year. Ignore current inventories. Figures in thousands (000).
Last year Aft charged $1,237,600 Depreciation on the Income Statement of Andrews. If early this year Aft purchased a new depreciable asset, the effect on Andrews’s financial statements would be (all other items remaining equal):
No impact on Net Cash from operations
Just impact the Balance Sheet
Increase Net Cash from operations
Decrease Net Cash from operations on the Cash Flow Statement
Assume Baldwin Corp. is downsizing the size of their workforce by 15% (to the nearest person) next year from various strategic initiatives. Baldwin is planning to conduct exit interviews to learn more about how they can improve in processes and increase productivity. The exit interviews are estimated to cost $100 per employee in additional to normal separation costs of $5000. How much will the company pay in separation costs if these exit interviews are implemented next year?
Assume Baldwin is producing 2,945 units of Bold next year. What would Bold’s plant utilization be?
Baldwin’s balance sheet has $94,142,000 in equity. Next year they expect Assets to increase by $4,000,000 and Liabilities to decrease by $2,000,000. If that happens, what will be Baldwin’s book value?