Friday
December 19, 2014

Search: Finance/Cost accounting

Number of results: 13,403

Finance/Cost Accounting
You are given the following data: Annual demand is 1600 pieces Cost per piece is $50 Cost of money factor is 30 percent What is the EOQ point?
April 1, 2011 by Cheryl

Cost accounting
Flexibility is said to be the hallmark of modern management accounting, whereas standardization and consistency describe financial accounting. Explain why the focus of these two accounting systems differs.
September 24, 2009 by Josephine

accounting
# 1 Takers,Inc.provide the following results: 2004 2003 Units 2,400 3,000 Total Cost 19,200 24,000 What form of cost behavior is the cost above? Fixed cost, Sunk Cost, Mixed Cost or Variable Cost
July 10, 2007 by lia82

ACCOUNTING HELP
Hello, I'm having trouble understanding Direct Cost, Overhead Cost and Indirect Cost. ***Also Period cost and Product cost. please can anyone explain it and give examples for each! thanks
May 25, 2014 by gia

ACCOUNTING HELP
Hello, I'm having trouble understanding Direct Cost, Overhead Cost and Indirect Cost. ***Also Period cost and Product cost. please can anyone explain it and give examples for each! thanks
May 25, 2014 by gia

accounting
Richard Hamilton has a fast - food franchise and must pay a franchise fee of $35000 plus 3% of gross sales. In terms of cost behavior, the total cost is a: a) variable cost b) fixed cost c) step - fixed cost d) mixed cost
February 23, 2014 by Morgan

business and finance
The cost of producing a number of items x is given by C=mx+b, inwhich b is the fixed cost and m is the variable cost (the cost of producing one more item). (a) If the fixed cost is $40 and the variable cost is $10, write the cost equation. Could someone help me please with ...
March 29, 2007 by cheryl

accounting
Is it necessary for a finance manager to understand accounting if the firm has a professional accountant on staff and why?
January 2, 2010 by Travis

Finance/Accounting
How did the Sarbanes-Oxley Act affect the accounting profession? Did it change their relationship to businesses?
February 9, 2011 by Sam

accounting
what are the five sentences about why you think knowledge of english language registers will be important in accounting and finance?
April 18, 2012 by tory

accounting
please help to get the correct of questions beloww..thanks i hope you can help me thanks ang god bless you always. 1.the cost-benefit constraint 2.importance of financial accounting 3.explain nuetrality and how can you say if an accounting information is nuetral?
March 6, 2011 by jessie

Finance
what is the mission of the Accounting and Finance Functional Area
August 26, 2013 by ctm

Accounting, Finance
Do you have college accounting help also?
July 15, 2012 by Dutch Fork Middle

Cost of Accounting
1-How does an actual system differ from a normal costing systems? What advantages does a normal costing systems offer? 2-Why is it necessary for a company to specify a relevant range of activity when making assumptions about cost behavior? 3- Why is it more important to have ...
September 25, 2009 by Josephine

math,algebra,help
Problem states: Business and finance. The cost of producing a number of items x is given by C = mx + b, in which b is the fixed cost and m is the variable cost (the cost of producing one more item). (a)If the fixed cost is $40 and the variable cost is $10, write the cost ...
January 16, 2007 by jasmine20

Finance
explain the relationship between finance and accounting, and how they operate to determine financial viability within a health care organization
October 31, 2010 by vonnia

Cost Accounting
What are the differences between job-cost and process-cost systems? When would it be appropriate to use each type of system? How does each system affect the cost of a product?
May 25, 2010 by Angie

accounting
For each of the following, indicate the accounting concept or constraint that has been violated, if any: 1) The company currently records its accounting transactions and prepares its financial reports manually. The cost of using a new computerized accounting system to do these...
March 4, 2011 by Thara

Finance accounting
Eddings Company had a beginning inventory of 400 units of Product XNA at a cost of $8.00 per unit. During the year, purchases were: Feb. 20 600 units at $9 Aug. 12 300 units at $11 May 5 500 units at $10 Dec. 8 200 units at $12 Eddings Company uses a periodic inventory system...
May 11, 2011 by Linda

Cost Accounting
What are the differences between a direct cost and an indirect cost? Which is the more difficult cost to track? Why? How do indirect costs affect the cost of a product? Should indirect costs be included in product cost? Why or why not?
May 25, 2010 by Angie

accounting and finance
unadjusted trial balance (December 31,2008): Prepaid insurance $3600 Adjusting entry question: 18 months of preperty insurance was purchased on Sept 1 2007 at a cost of $3600.
July 20, 2009 by Tharaka

math
I did the first part how would i graph it. Problem: Business and finance. The cost of producing a number of items x is given by C = mx + b , in which b is the fixed cost and m is the variable cost (the cost of producing one more item). (a)If the fixed cost is $40 and the ...
December 22, 2006 by jasmine20

Cost accounting
Cost terminology and cost behaviors and exercises solution
September 18, 2009 by Danny

accounting
as an alternative to the old machine, the company can rent a new one. it will cost 5,000$ a year. in analysing the cost-volume behaviour the rental is what kind of cost?
December 14, 2010 by raisya mia

urgent finance help
There is neither gain or loss on sale of despreciable asset for an amount exactly equal to its A.aquisition cost B.book value C.oportunity cost D.histicorl cost
September 3, 2014 by Anonymous

health accounting
explains the relationship between finance and accounting, and how they operate to determine financial viability within a health care organization.
January 25, 2012 by louis

economics
Suppose a company has the following costs: Labor $400 Equipment $300 Materials $100 A)What is the total accounting cost? B)What is the total economic cost? In general, accounting costs are the dollars paid for goods and services. In your example $800. Economic costs are ...
February 13, 2007 by Kelai

accounting and finance
unadjusted trial balance (December 31,2008)(Bed Bugs R Us Ltd.): Prepaid insurance $3600 Adjusting entry question: 18 months of preperty insurance was purchased on Sept 1 2007 at a cost of $3600
July 20, 2009 by Tharaka

Accounting
How do you determine the ending work in process inventory, in cost accounting
June 27, 2009 by Fred

Statistics
A survey of undergraduate students in the School of Business at Northern University revealed the following regarding the gender and majors of the students: Major Gender Accounting Management Finance Total Male 100 150 50 300 Female 100 50 50 200 Total 200 200 100 500 a. What ...
June 11, 2008 by Monique

Math
A survey of undergraduate students in the School of Business at Northern University revealed the following regarding the gender and majors of the students: Major Gender Accounting Management Finance Total Male 100 150 50 300 Female 100 50 50 200 Total 200 200 100 500 a. What ...
June 11, 2008 by Monique

finance
I'm in great need of help with a finance problem. You are a small business owner and you have the opportunity to expand your facility, which will increase your production capacity over the next 5 years. The expansion will cost $60,000 and additional equipment will cost another...
September 9, 2014 by karen

Accounting
What types of cost information are reported to support managerial purposes and decisions? Describe 2 major categories of purposes that are supported by cost information. Describe how cost information supports both of these categories. What is a cost object and how is it used ...
April 21, 2012 by Rachel

Accounting & Finance
What type of inflation accounting do you favor under high inflationary periods? Do you think tax allocation can improve the prediction of future tax payments in the short run? What are the economic consequences of SFAS No.87?
September 16, 2008 by lovebug_707

Accounting 7
Job 31 has a direct materials cost of $300 and a total manufacturing cost of $900. Overhead is applied to jobs at a rate of 200 percent of direct labor cost. Use the relationships among total manufacturing costs, conversion cost, and prime cost to determine the following costs...
September 9, 2014 by miguel

Accounting 7
Job 31 has a direct materials cost of $300 and a total manufacturing cost of $900. Overhead is applied to jobs at a rate of 200 percent of direct labor cost. Use the relationships among total manufacturing costs, conversion cost, and prime cost to determine the following costs...
September 9, 2014 by Vanessa

business
At the end of January, Mineral Labs had inventory of 725 units, which cost $10 per unit to produce. During February the company produced 650 units at a cost of $14 per unit. If the firm sold 1,000 units in February, what was the cost of goods sold? a. Assume LIFO inventory ...
March 20, 2012 by Andrea

Managerial Accounting
A food division reported cost of sales-food of $198,680. Employees' meals cost $1,225, complimentary meals $142 and transfers in were received from teh bar operaton with a cost of &82. Determine the net cost of sales.
February 6, 2011 by Katie

accounting
a merchandising company wants to include the cost of operating its warehouse in the cost of inventory. The company’s controller argues that the cost of the warehouse is a reasonable and necessary cost of getting the inventory ready for sale and, therefore, should be included ...
April 6, 2011 by nisa

accounting
a merchandising company wants to include the cost of operating its warehouse in the cost of inventory. The company’s controller argues that the cost of the warehouse is a reasonable and necessary cost of getting the inventory ready for sale and, therefore, should be included ...
April 10, 2011 by terisa

accounting
A merchandising company wants to include the cost of operating its warehouse in the cost of inventory. The company’s controller argues that the cost of the warehouse is a reasonable and necessary cost of getting the inventory ready for sale and, therefore, should be included ...
April 12, 2011 by niska

accounting
a merchandising company wants to include the cost of operating its warehouse in the cost of inventory. The company’s controller argues that the cost of the warehouse is a reasonable and necessary cost of getting the inventory ready for sale and, therefore, should be included ...
April 12, 2011 by niska

cost accounting
Define variable, semi variable, fixed and semi fixed which is traditionally used in cost accounting. Define the above terms and subsequently describe the terms based on the business structure that is a car manufacturer introducing a new engine.
March 16, 2008 by scorpio_gall17

introduction to accounting
a merchandising company wants to include the cost of operating its warehouse in the cost of inventory. The company’s controller argues that the cost of the warehouse is a reasonable and necessary cost of getting the inventory ready for sale and, therefore, should be included ...
April 7, 2011 by sandra

Cost accounting
Is one equivalent unit computation sufficient for all cost components?
October 15, 2009 by Josephine

accounting
Item: Raw Materials (cost for hamburgers) Total Annual Cost: 650 Item: Building Rent Total Annual Cost: 9000 Identify which cost item above is fixed and variable and why
November 16, 2007 by vdan

finance Business
What I the before-tax cost of 8.4% and the firm uses 35% what is QM's weighed average cost of capital.
April 8, 2013 by Vernette

Cost Accounting
What is the variable production cost per unit?
November 2, 2009 by Danny

Economics
2. Lucy quits a $50,000 job to open her waffle business. She makes $225,000 in revenue from her first year of waffle sales. She pulls $50,000 out of an account that returns 3% interest per year and invests the entire amount in her business. She also borrows $50,000 at 10% ...
July 9, 2011 by Carol

Accounting
T/F building and equipment are recorded at cost of acquisition and are subsequently reported at cost less accumulated depreciation
January 27, 2007 by ucstudent

Accounting
how do you classify what the cost to set up a manufacturing facility as? is it general, selling and administrative and what type of cost is it? Please Help.
January 19, 2013 by Janet

Finance Accounting
One of the advantages of borrowing is that interest is deductible for income tax purposes. a. If a company pays 8 percent interest to borrow $500,000, but is in an income tax bracket that requires it to pay 40 percent income tax, what is the actual net-of-tax interest cost ...
June 4, 2013 by rennie

Accounting
A company incurs a cost for a part which is needed to repair a piece of equipment. Is the cost an asset or an expense? Explain.
December 4, 2009 by Ralph

Accounting
A good purchased for $480 sells for $700. If the store's operating expenses are 30% of cost, what is the percentage markup on cost? A. 1.5% B. 10.57% C. 15.83% D. 45.83% c
January 22, 2014 by Angela

Finance
If the average new house cost $210,000 today, how much will it cost in 10 years if the price increased by 5% each year
October 27, 2013 by shelly

accounting
I already know what the different inventory cost flow assumptions are, but what I do not know is how might the choice of cost flow assumption affect the company's cost of goods sold and ending inventory balance? Can somebody please explan this to me?
May 26, 2011 by Nick

accounting
What potential problems can arise if a company incorrectly classifies costs? Example, what if an inventoriable cost is classified as a period cost?
January 9, 2011 by chris

Business finance
Question No 1: If two projects are _______________, the fact that they have unequal lives will not affect the analysis. a)Mutually exclusive b)Dependent c)Independent d)Correlated Question No 2: Mr. A, as a financial consultant, has prepared a feasibility report of a project ...
August 4, 2010 by zeeshan

accounting
Williams Company's direct labor cost is 25% of its conversion cost. If the manufacturing overhead for the last period was $45,000 and the direct materials cost was $25,000, the direct labor cost wa
July 14, 2011 by Anonymous

Accounting please help in homework
The overall (weighted average) cost of capital is composed of a weighted average of : a)The cost of common equity and the cost of debt b)The cost of common equity and the cost of preferred stock c)The cost of preferred stock and the cost of debt d)The cost of common equity, ...
August 5, 2010 by william

finance
. Fargo Industries has outstanding 30 year bonds at 7% semiannual payments. The bond sells at 90% of its face value. If their tax rate is 22%: a.What is the aftertax cost of debt? b. What is the pretax cost of debt? c. Which is more important in calculating the cost of capital...
April 17, 2013 by John

accounting
The overall (weighted average) cost of capital is composed of a weighted average of : a)The cost of common equity and the cost of debt b)The cost of common equity and the cost of preferred stock c)The cost of preferred stock and the cost of debt d)The cost of common equity, ...
August 5, 2010 by james

Finance
You were hired as a consultant to Giambono Company, whose target capital structure is 40% debt, 15% preferred, and 45% common equity. The after-tax cost of debt is 6.00%, the cost of preferred is 7.50%, and the cost of retained earnings is 13.00%. The firm will not be issuing ...
April 12, 2011 by Anonymous

Managerial Accounting
Greetings, I just started my accounting class and I do not have any accounting experience of knowledge (my first acct class). Could you please help me out. I just need the traditional and ABC direct, indirect, and unallocated cost answer for the two accounting systems. You ...
January 28, 2012 by Angela

Accounting
The equity method of accounting for investments a. requires a year-end adjustment to revalue the stock to lower of cost or market b. requires the investment to be reported at its original cost c. requires the investment be increased by the reported net income of the investee d...
June 15, 2013 by Ant

accounting
Looking for help with an accounting Assignment. I am supposed to be analyzing the Income Statement of Eastman Kodak Company, but I can't even find the cost of goods sold for each revenue source of the company! Any help or suggestions?
July 15, 2009 by wordconjurer

finance
You were hired as a consultant to Giambono Company, whose target capital structure is 40% debt, 15% preferred, and 45% common equity. The after-tax cost of debt is 6.00%, the cost of preferred is 7.50%, and the cost of retained earnings is 12.75%. The firm will not be issuing ...
April 2, 2011 by adam

Accounting II
Does anyone know how to calculate cost of savings when calculating the net present value? The NPV was given and I have to backed into the other figures. The only thing about cost savings provided is "25% reduction in direct material. The DM cost listed is $10. I tried using $2...
April 28, 2008 by Tom

Accounting
So in accounting there are 3 responsibility centers which are: Cost Center Profit Center Investment Center Why do these 3 need separate budgets?
August 20, 2008 by greatdanelola

Corporate Finance
Calculating Cost of Debt. Peyton's Colt Farm issued a 30-year, 7% semiannual bond 7 years ago. The bond currently sells for 94% of its face value. The company's tax rate is 35%. What is the pretax cost of debt? What is the aftertax cost of debt?
November 10, 2012 by Susanne

accounting
o How are entries made under each type of accounting? o How does each type of accounting handle depreciation, if at all? o How is inventory accounted for? o Are there any differences between the organizations that adopt a particular accounting method? o What are the strengths ...
February 2, 2009 by katie

Accounting
I hope you can help me. My assignment is called costs and cost control. I have all the definitions and examples of the given terms, except for one. I need to know what shadow cost centers are and an example for shadow cost centers. Thank you and have a great day.
April 22, 2010 by Billie

finance
Assume that Kish Inc. hired you as a consultant to help estimate its cost of capital. You have obtained the following data: D0 = $0.90; P0 = $30.00; and g = 7.00% (constant). Based on the DCF approach, what is the cost of equity from retained earnings?
October 26, 2014 by garrett

accounting
What is a balance sheet typically used for? What information on the balance sheet is the most valuable? How does it complement another financial statement? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. A Balance Sheet is quick reference to see how the business is doing. ...
July 1, 2007 by Anonymous

Cost Accounting
Based on public information for Walmart, can you discern what the cost drivers are for Walmart? If you can, what are they? If not, what cost drivers do you beleive are relevant for Walmart?
July 17, 2008 by Jackie

ACCOUNTING
Considering the following pricing concepts; Markup Methods (markup on Total Cost, Variable Cost, and Product Cost) and Target Costing, explain when it is appropriate (and why) to use each of the methods. (Hint: use multiple choice questions 1 and 2 to start you in the right ...
April 21, 2010 by MO

ACCOUNTING
Considering the following pricing concepts; Markup Methods (markup on Total Cost, Variable Cost, and Product Cost) and Target Costing, explain when it is appropriate (and why) to use each of the methods. (Hint: use multiple choice questions 1 and 2 to start you in the right ...
April 21, 2010 by MO

Cost accounting
Cost behavior and classification: Factory supervision, Aluminum tubing, Rims,Emblem, Gearbox, Straight-line depreciation on paint machine,Fenders, Inventory clerk’s salary, Inspector’s salary, Handlebars, Metal worker’s wages, Roller chain, Spokes (assuming cost is considered ...
September 20, 2009 by Danny

Strayer
What are the type of finance accounting sheets for proposals
July 6, 2011 by Lucy

bus3004
mission of the Accounting and Finance Functional Area
August 26, 2013 by ctm

accounting
Production of 28,000 units, Variable cost to manufacture on one unit =$12 fixed cost = $240,000
October 25, 2006 by studio

accounting
what might happen if a human service agency did not determine the cost per output/cost per outcome?
February 5, 2010 by Anonymous

Accounting
Why are cost per output and cost per outcome calculations valuable to a human service agency?
January 3, 2008 by Jess

accounting
If the cost of, C(x), for manufacturing x units of a certain product is given by C(x)=x2-70x+4400, find the number of units manufactured at a cost of $7400?
August 21, 2012 by Crystal

Finance
Your departments's accounting software is extremely outdated and you have included the purchase of new software in this year fiscal budget. You have decided it is time to start looking into purchasing your company's accounting software and have choose some in your department ...
September 20, 2009 by Malcolm

Math (Finance)
Why is accounting often referred to as the “language of business”?
September 11, 2007 by Brian

accounting/finance
What does a constant debt-equity ratio mean?
February 4, 2008 by confused

economics
Teddy Bear, Inc., a rapidly growing manufacturer of high fashion children's shoes, plans to open a new production facility in Gastonia. Based on information provided by the accounting department, the company estimates fixed costs of $250,000 per year. Its average variable cost...
October 30, 2010 by hiten

accounting 206
cleveland metals uses a job cost and applies factory overhead to production at a predetermined rate of 180% of direct labor cost. data pertaining to recent operations follow
April 29, 2013 by tracy

Finance
What type of cost measurements best fit in healthcare and which do not? How do cost measurement techniques vary with regard to the operating budget, capital budget, and variance analysis?
August 8, 2013 by Linda

finance
What is ICU’s pretax cost of debt? What is ICU’s pretax cost of debt? ICU Window, Inc., is trying to determine its cost of debt. The firm has a debt issue outstanding with eight years to maturity that is quoted at 110.5 percent of face value. The issue makes semiannual ...
November 20, 2012 by juli

Finance
A company has a weighted average cost of capital of 8.9%. The company's cost of equity is 12 and its pretax cost of debt is 7.9% The tax rate is 35%. What is the company's target debt-equity ratio?
July 20, 2012 by Anonymous

Finance
You were hired as a consultant to ABC Company, whose target capital structure is 40% debt, 15% preferred, and 45% common equity. The before-tax cost of debt is 8.00%, the cost of preferred is 7.50%, and the cost of common is 12.75%. What is its WACC if the tax rate is 25%?
October 6, 2013 by Ire

Accounting
State ten users of accounting iformation and show their intrest 2 enumurate eighth qualities that accounting information must posses 3. Itemize at least eight rules of accounting in any organisation.
April 22, 2012 by Charles

MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING
COSTS CAN BE CLASSIFIED INTO TWO CATEGORIES FIXED AND VARIABLE COSTS THESE COST BEHAVE DIFFERENTLY BASED ON THE LEVEL OF VOLUME SUPPOSE WE ARE RUNNING A RESTAURANT AND HAVE IDENTIFIED CERTAIN COST ALONG WITH THE NUMBER OF ANNUAL UNIT SOLD OF 1000 TOTAL COST OF RAW MATERIAL ...
March 24, 2010 by BONNIE

Accounting 1
Match each of the following characteristics that describe financial accounting, managerial accounting, both financial and managerial accounting, or neither financial nor managerial accounting. A. Financial accounting B. Managerial accounting C. Both financial and managerial ...
August 31, 2014 by Mia

Accounting 1
Match each of the following characteristics that describe financial accounting, managerial accounting, both financial and managerial accounting, or neither financial nor managerial accounting. A. Financial accounting B. Managerial accounting C. Both financial and managerial ...
September 1, 2014 by Mia

real estate finance
Sue is appraising a property using the cost approach. The and (if vacant) has a value of $90,000. The house was built in 1982, has 2300 square feet and she has estimated it has an economic life of 90 years. The replacement cost on this type of construction is $120/sq. ft. What...
April 21, 2013 by tmouery

Cost accounting
The company is planning to sell product z for $10 a unit. Variable costs are $6 a unit and fixed cost are $100,000. What must total sales be to break even?
December 10, 2010 by joyce

accounting
a firm expects to sell 25000 units of its products at $11.00 p/unit. pretax income is predicted to be $60,000. if the variable cost p/unit are $5.00, total fixed cost must be?
December 4, 2012 by manuel

Pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | Next>>

Search
Members