Chapter 17, Problem 1P

### Fundamentals of Financial Manageme...

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Eugene F. Brigham + 1 other
ISBN: 9781337395250

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### Fundamentals of Financial Manageme...

15th Edition
Eugene F. Brigham + 1 other
ISBN: 9781337395250
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# AFN EQUATION Carlsbad Corporation's sales are expected to increase from $5 million in 2018 to$6 million in 2019, or by 20%. Its assets totaled $3 million at the end of 2018. Carlsbad is at full capacity, so its assets must grow in proportion to projected sales. At the end of 2018, current liabilities are$1 million, consisting of $250,000 of accounts payable,$500,000 of notes payable, and $250,000 of accrued liabilities. Its profit margin is forecasted to be 3%, and the forecasted retention ratio is 30%. Use the AFN equation to forecast the additional funds Carlsbad will need for the coming year. Summary Introduction To Determine: The additional funds needed for Corporation C. Introduction: AFN is abbreviated as additional funds needed, is the measure of cash an organization must raise from outer sources to back the expansion in assets necessary to help expanded level of sales. It is additionally called as external financing needed (EFN). Explanation Determine the additional funds needed for Corporation C AFN=[(A0*S0)ĆĪSā(L0*S0)ĆĪSā(MĆS1ĆRR)]=[($3,000,000$5,000,000)Ć$1,000,000ā($500,000$5,000,000)Ć$1,000,000ā(3%Ć$6,000,000Ć30%)]=[(0

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