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Refer to the information in RE13-11. Assume that on February 1, 2020, Wolfpack sold its investment in Cornett stock for $10,000. Prepare the journal entries of Wolfpack to record the sale.

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Record the journal entry for the sale of equity securities on February 1, 2020.

Explanation

Equity method: Equity method is the method used for accounting equity investments which claim a significant influence of above 20% but less than 50% in the outstanding stock of the investee company.

Prepare the journal entry to record the sale of equity securities on February 1, 2020.

DateAccount Title and ExplanationDebit  ($)Credit ($)
February 1, 2020Cash10,000 
 Loss on sale of equity securities500

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