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James M. Wahlen + 2 others
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Monona Company reported net income of $29,975 for 2019. During all of 2019, Monona had 1,000 shares of 10%, $100 par, nonconvertible preferred stock outstanding, on which the year’s dividends had been paid. At the beginning of 2019, the company had 7,000 shares of common stock outstanding. On April 2, 2019, the company issued another 2,000 shares of common stock so that 9,000 common shares were outstanding at the end of 2019. Common dividends of $17,000 had been paid during 2019. At the end of 2019, the market price per share of common stock was $17.50.

Required:

  1. 1. Compute Monona’s basic earnings per share for 2019.
  2. 2. Compute the price/earnings ratio for 2019.

1.

To determine

Calculate the basic earnings per share for Company M.

Explanation

Earnings per share (EPS):

The amount of net income available to each shareholder per common share outstanding is referred to as earnings per share (EPS).

Calculate the basic earnings per share for Company M.

Basic earnings  per share = Net income Preference  dividendsAverage number of shares  outstanding (1)=$29,975$10,000(1,000×100×10%)8,500=$2.35

Working notes:

(1) Calculate the number of shares outstanding in common stock

2.

To determine

Calculate the earnings ratio for the year 2019.

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