Accounting

Presented below is information from the annual report of Potter Plastics, Inc.Operating income ………$ 532,150Bond interest expense ………135,000 ………397,150Income taxes ………..183,432Net income ………..$ 213,718Bonds payable ……….$1,500,000Common stock ………..875,000Retained earnings ………575,000Instructions

(a) Compute the return on common stock equity and the rate of interest paid on bonds. (Assume balances for debt and equity accounts approximate averages for the year.)

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(b) Is Potter Plastics, Inc. trading on the equity successfully? Explain.

Probabilities for three states of the economy and probabilities for the returns on a particular stock in each state are shown in the table below.

What is the probability that the economy will be neutral and the stock will experience poor performance?

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