Journalize issuance of common stock and preferred stock and purchase of treasury stock.
E11-2 Sagan Co. had these transactions during the current period.
June 12 Issued 80,000 shares of $1 par value common stock for cash of $300,000.
July 11 Issued 3,000 shares of $100 par value preferred stock for cash at $106 per share.
Nov. 28 Purchased 2,000 shares of treasury stock for $9,000.
Prepare correct entries for capital stock transactions.
E11-5 Mesa Corporation recently hired a new accountant with extensive experience in accounting for partnerships. Because of the pressure of the new job, the accountant was unable to review what he had learned earlier about corporation accounting. During the first month, he made the following entries for the corporation's capital stock.
Compare effects of a stock dividend and a stock split.
E11-7 On October 31, the stockholders' equity section of Manolo Company's balance sheet consists of common stock $648,000 and retained earnings $400,000. Manolo is considering the following two courses of action: (1) declaring a 5% stock dividend on the 81,000 $8 par value shares outstanding or (2) effecting a 2‐for‐1 stock split that will reduce par value to $4 per share. The current market price is $17 per share.
Prepare a tabular summary of the effects of the alternative actions on the company's stockholders' equity and outstanding shares. Use these column headings: Before Action, After Stock Dividend, and After Stock Split.
Calculate ratios to evaluate profitability and solvency.
E11-13 Kojak Corporation decided to issue common stock and used the $300,000 proceeds to redeem all of its outstanding bonds on January 1, 2017. The following information is available for the company for 2017 and 2016.
(a) Compute the return on common stockholders' equity for both years.
(b) Explain how it is possible that net income increased but the return on common stockholders' equity decreased.
(c) Compute the debt to assets ratio for both years, and comment on the implications of this change in the company's solvency.