Category: Accounting

Question: You want to form a price–weighted technology sto… You want to form a price–weighted technology stock index using Apple, Google, and Yahoo. Apple’s adjusted closing price for 2016 is $115.82 and for 2015 is $105.26; Google’s adjusted closing price for 2016 is $771.82 and for 2015 is $758.88; Yahoo’s adjusted closing price for 2016

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Question: The American Institute of Certified Public Account… The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) have positioned the auditing professions to become “assurance professions.” What is the difference between assurance services, attestation services, and auditing services? What are the economic issues that drive the increased demand for

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Question: Describe, in detail, the controls over personnel a… Describe, in detail, the controls over personnel and payroll, fixed assets, or long-term debt. Only post on one of the three topics given. Your initial post should be approximately 250-500 words and cite at least one reference used in preparing your response.Question: Access the Yahoo! (ticker: YHOO) 10-K report for t… Access the Yahoo! (ticker: YHOO) 10-K report for the year ended December 31, 2011, filed on February 29, 2012, at www.SEC.gov. What amount of goodwill is reported on Yahoo!’s balance sheet? What percentage of total assets does its goodwill represent? Is goodwill a major asset

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Question: Mentions four methods for companies to develop opp… Mentions four methods for companies to develop opportunities. Provide two examples for each of those methods: market penetration, market development, product development, and diversification. Also, beside each example, explain why it is an example of that method by telling me who the market is and how

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Question: Scenario: Terrence Brodsky is the CEO of Finemotor… Scenario: Terrence Brodsky is the CEO of Finemotors, a green car manufacturer located in Detroit Michigan in the Unites States (U.S.). This is a new startup company with substantial investor funding. The car manufacturing process is predicated on volume sales and the hope that the company

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Question: Melinda’s Custom Homes, a construction company t… Melinda’s Custom Homes, a construction company that builds custom-designed houses, incurred costs for the following items. Wages paid to construction crew $ 106,000 Wood $ 163,000 Production supervisor’s salary $ 55,000 Billboard advertising the company $ 8,000 Rent on office space $ 12,100 Depreciation on tools used

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Question: Your Company has just purchased a new machine that… Your company has just purchased a new machine that costs $10,000. The machine has an expected life of 10 years and salvage value of $700. The depreciation life is 10 year. Compare the present values of the depreciation that would be obtained, using SL (straight-line

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Question: Flint Corporation’s general ledger as of December…   Flint Corporation’s general ledger as of December 31, 2016, includes the following accounts: Corporation (start-up) costs $ 5,000 Deposits with advertising agency (will be used to promote goodwill) 8,000 Discounts on bonds payable 15,000 Excess of purchase price over fair value of the identifiable net assets

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