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Weighted Average Shares At the beginning of the current year, Hardin Company had 20,000 shares of $10 par common stock outstanding. During the year, it engaged in the following transactions related to its common stock, so that at year-end it had 63,800 shares outstanding:

Chapter 16, Problem 13E, Weighted Average Shares At the beginning of the current year, Hardin Company had 20,000 shares of 10

Required:

Determine the weighted average number of shares outstanding for computing the current earnings per share.

To determine

Compute the weighted average number of shares that is outstanding for computing the current earnings per share.

Explanation

Outstanding shares:

It refers to the number of shares that are held by the existing stockholders of the company.

Compute the weighted average number of shares that is outstanding for computing the current earnings per share.

(Figure 1)

Working note:

(1) C...

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