Category: Capital stock
All these Questions Are for Amazon 2015
1.? Describe the composition of your corporation’s contributed capital [Hint: contributed capital includes common and preferred stock plus any paid in capital in excess of par (or stated value)].
2.? Describe any other accounts reported in the Stockholder’s Equity section of the Balance Sheet.
3.? Discuss Treasury Stock transactions during the current year, if any.
Category: Retained Earnings
1. Use the following equation and show how the Retained Earnings account has changed during the year.? [Hint: the beginning balance of Retained Earnings is also equal to the ending balance of Retained Earnings in the prior year.]
? Retained earnings, beginning balance
? + Net Income
? – Dividends
? = Retained earnings, ending balance
[Note: if the Statement of Stockholder’s Equity shows other accounts in the computation of Retained Earnings, please ask the professor for guidance]
1.? Calculate the following ratios for the most current year and comment on the results of your ratio analysis.?
???? a. Return on stockholder’s equity
???? b. Earnings per share