Fundamentals of Corporate Finance Study Set 23

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Quiz 17 :

Short-Term Financial Planning and Management

Quiz 17 :

Short-Term Financial Planning and Management

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A $0.60 quarterly cash payment paid by T.L.Jones & Co.to its shareholders in the normal course of business is called a:
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Which one of the following involves a payment in shares by a stock issuer that increases the number of shares a shareholder owns but also decreases the value per share?
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Which one of the following statements related to cash dividends is correct?
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Taylor's Tools declared a $0.48 per share dividend on Friday, March 7.The dividend will be paid on Monday, April 7.The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 18.What is the record date?
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A reverse stock split is defined as:
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Bell Weather Markets has recently sold for as little as $8 a share and as much as $15 a share.The difference between these two prices is referred to as the:
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Kate purchased 500 shares of Fast Deliveries stock on Wednesday, July 7th.Ted purchased 100 shares of Fast Deliveries stock on Thursday, July 8th.Fast Deliveries declared a dividend on June 20th to shareholders of record on July 12th and payable on August 1st.Which one of the following statements concerning the dividend paid on August 1st is correct given this information?
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What is the information content effect?
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Lester's Frozen Foods just paid out $0.50 a share to its shareholders.The cash for these payments came from a large sale of assets, not from any earnings of the firm.What are these payments to shareholders called?
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The board of directors of Wilson Sporting Equipment met this afternoon and passed a resolution to pay a cash dividend of $0.42 a share next month.In relation to this dividend, today is referred to as which one of the following dates?
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The ex-dividend date is defined as _____ business day(s) before the date of record.
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The common stock of Pierson Enterprises has historically had a high dividend yield and is expected to continue to do so.As a result, the majority of its shareholders are individuals and entities that are seeking a regular source of cash income.Most of these shareholders pay either no taxes or a relatively low amount of taxes.The fact that most of these shareholders have similar characteristics is referred to by which one of the following terms?
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Which one of the following dates is used to determine the names of shareholders who will receive a dividend payment?
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Which one of the following refers to the ability of shareholders to undo a firm's dividend policy and create an alternative dividend policy by reinvesting dividends or selling shares of stock?
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Billingsley United declared a $0.20 a share dividend on Thursday, October 16.The dividend will be paid on Monday, November 10 to shareholders of record on Friday, October 31.Which one of the following is the ex-dividend date?
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HJ Corporation has excess cash and has opted to buy some of its shares of outstanding common stock.What is this process of buying called?
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The last date on which you can purchase shares of stock and still receive the dividend is the date which is _____ business days prior to the date of record.
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Green Roof Motels has more cash on hand than its operations require.Thus, the firm has decided to pay out some of its earnings in the form of cash to its shareholders.What are these payments to shareholders called?
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Which one of the following does not affect the total equity of a firm but does increase the number of shares outstanding?
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Dividend payments are mailed on which one of the following dates?
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