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James M. Wahlen + 2 others
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James M. Wahlen + 2 others
ISBN: 9781337788281
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Francis Company has 24,000 shares of common stock outstanding at the beginning of 2019. Francis issued 3,000 additional shares on May 1 and 2,000 additional shares on September 30. It also has two convertible securities outstanding at the end of 2019. These are:

  1. 1. Convertible preferred stock: 2,500 shares of 8.5%, $50 par, preferred stock were issued on January 2, 2016, for $60 per share. Each share of preferred stock is convertible into 3 shares of common stock. Current dividends have been declared and paid. To date, no preferred stock has been converted.
  2. 2. Convertible bonds: Bonds with a face value of $250,000 and an interest rate of 5.5% were issued at par in 2018. Each $1,000 bond is convertible into 20 shares of common stock. To date, no bonds have been converted.

Francis earned net income of $72,500 during 2019. The income tax rate is 30%.

Required:

  1. 1. Compute the number of shares of common stock that Francis should use in calculating basic earnings per share for 2019.
  2. 2. Calculate basic earnings per share for 2019.
  3. 3. Calculate diluted earnings per share for 2019 and the incremental EPS of the preferred stock and convertible bonds.
  4. 4. Next Level Assume the same facts as above except that net income included a loss from discontinued operations of $18,000 net of income taxes. Compute basic EPS and show how it should be reported to shareholders. You do not have to calculate diluted EPS for this case.

1.

To determine

Calculate the number of common stock shares Company F must use while computing basic earnings per share for 2019.

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 number of common stock shares Company F must use while computing basic earnings per share for 2019.

Time periodTime×SharesWeighted average
January 1-May 1412

2.

To determine

Compute the basic earnings per share

3.

To determine

Compute the diluted earnings per share for 2019 and also identify the incremental EPS for preferred stock and convertible bonds.

4.

To determine

Calculate the basic earnings per share and also show the manner by which they are reported to shareholders by assuming that net income included a loss on discontinued operations.

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