Discussion board crisis management on distributionFebruary 19, 2021
Purpose of Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is to help you become familiar with examining the stockholders’ equity section of the balance sheet.
Resources: Financial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making, Ch. 11
Answer the following questions using the Lachlin Corporation Balance Sheet located on p. 575 of Financial Accounting:
How many shares of common stock are outstanding?
Assuming there is a stated value, what is the stated value of the common stock?
What is the par value of the preferred stock?
If the annual dividend on preferred stock is $36,000, what is the dividend rate on preferred stock?
If dividends of $72,000 were in arrears on preferred stock, what would be the balance reported for retained earnings?
Prepare a 700-1,050 Word APA formatted analysis regarding your responses.
Use the Week 4 Excel® spreadsheet and submit with your answers.