   Chapter 9, Problem 9.4.15P

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Twenty metrics of liquidity, solvency, and profitabilityThe comparative financial statements of Automotive Solutions Inc. are as follows. The market price of Automotive Solutions Inc. common stock was $119.70 on December 31, 20Y8   InstructionsReturn on stockholders’ equity To determine Concept Introduction: Return on Equity: Return on Equity is the rate of return earned by Stockholders on investment in a company. It is calculated with the help of following formula: Return on Equity = Net IncomeAverage Stockholders Equity The Average stock holder's equity calculated with the help of following formula: Average stock holders equity=( Beginning stock holders equity + Ending stock holders equity)2 To Calculate: The Return on Stockholder's Equity Explanation The Return on Stockholder's Equity is calculated as follows:  20Y8 Net Income (A)$ 900,000 Beginning Stockholder's Equity (B) \$ 6,375,000

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