​(Defining capital structure​ weights) In August 2015 the capital structure of the Emerson Electric Corporation​ (EMR) (measured in book and market​ values) was as​ follows: ($ Millions)         Book Value   Market ValueShort-term debt  $2,553          $2,553Long-term debt  $4,289           $4,289Common equity  $8,081           $35,690Total capital         $14,923         $42,532 A). The appropriate weight of​ debt, wd​, is      ​%. ​(Round to one decimal​ place.) B). The appropriate weight of common​ equity, wcs​, is       ​%. ​(Round to one decimal​ place.)

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​(Defining capital structure​ weights) In August 2015 the capital structure of the Emerson Electric Corporation​ (EMR) (measured in book and market​ values) was as​ follows:

($ Millions)         Book Value   Market Value
Short-term debt  $2,553          $2,553
Long-term debt  $4,289           $4,289
Common equity  $8,081           $35,690
Total capital         $14,923         $42,532

A). The appropriate weight of​ debt, wd​, is      ​%. ​(Round to one decimal​ place.)


B). The appropriate weight of common​ equity, wcs​, is       ​%. ​(Round to one decimal​ place.)

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