# Merchandize inventory

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MJ Department Store expects to generate the following sales figures for the next three months:

July

August

September
Expected sales

\$476,000

\$558,000

\$604,000

MJ's gross profit rate is 44% of sales dollars. At the end of each month, MJ wants a merchandise inventory balance equal to 30% of the following month's expected sales, stated at cost. What dollar amount of merchandise inventory should MJ plan to purchase in August?

\$316,208

\$320,208

\$358,208

\$333,208

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