Return on equity is measured in terms of
A disadvantage of the corporate form of a business is
In the United State, insider trading is considered
both unethical and illegal
The board of directors carries out the day-to-day operations of the business
Which of the followng is not a category of investmens?
The cash amount of purchases and sales of investments appear in which section of the statement of cahs flows?
Dividends yield equals
net income divided by dividends per share
Investments are valued on the balance sheet at the original purchase price, even if the price has changed since the date of purchase
Investments with a maturity of less than a year are classified as cash equivalents
If a long-term investment suffers a permanent decline in value, a loss must be recorded, even though the investment has not yet been sold
The price/earnings (P/E) ratio is measured in terms of
Another term for short-term investments is marketable securities
Stockholders elect the board of directors which appoint the officers of a corporation
All of the following are conditions that could affect the valuation of investments on the balance sheet except
changes in the general purchasing power of the dollar
Gains and losses on th sale of investments appear as adjustments within the operating activities section of the statement of cash flow
Which of the following categories of investments aree debt, bu tnot equity, securities
Held- to - maturity securities
Which of the following categories of investments can be both debt and equity securities
The dividends yield is measured in terms of "times"
Return on equity equals average stockholders' equity divided by net income
The price/earnings (P/E) ratio is a measure of investors' confidence in a company's future