Quiz 11: Investment Planning

Business

a) Company name: CC Company Exchange: NYSE b) Current market price of stock: $41.63 per share Market stock price 1 year ago: $38 per share Market stock price 3 years ago: $33 per share Market stock price 5 years ago: $25 per share Calculate the percentage price change using the following formula, which is as follows; img The following table G1 shows the percentage change of the market stock for the given information, which is as follows: img c) Its headquarters is at in A, G state. Its Chairman of the Board and CEO is M K. 5% of shares are held by insiders. d) The CC Company mission is to refresh the world, to inspire moments of optimism and happiness, and to create value and make a difference. Its main products are sugary, carbonated drinks such as C-C, S and F. e) The CC drink was created in 1886 and patented in 1887. In 1899, The CC Company started franchising bottling operations in the U S. f)CC's competitors include Dr. P S Group, Inc. , N and P, Inc. g) Sales and profit summaries can be found on their Income Statement. Their sales for 2013 were $46,854,000,000. Their profit for 2013 was $8,584,000,000. h) the following table G2, shows the financial ratios and measures of the company CC, which is as follows: img i) A recent development is that The CC Company paid $2.2 billion for 17% of Monster Beverage. The CEO of The CC Company, M K, acknowledged that the company's 2013 volume and revenue results did not meet expectations. The company has plans to accelerate growth, expand their profitable portfolio, maximize productivity, win at the point of sale and invest in the next generation of leaders. Based on my findings, it can be suggestible for the company for an future investment. Its EPS Growth and Return on Equity look good. Although sales were slow in 2013, there are plans to grow. On the downside, it's possible sugary drinks will soon be a thing of the past as consumers see it as a cause of obesity.

Investing continuously in shares, bonds, securities like stocks, and mutual funds or options is considered as financial planning. The process of placing money in some medium such as stocks or bonds with the expectation of receiving some future rewards is financial planning. Investing is commonly to take a long term perspective and is viewed as a process of purchasing securities wherein stability of value and level of return on somewhat predictable. In investing there are two limitations like first speculating, means short term activity that involves the buying and selling of securities in which future value and expected return are highly uncertain. Second on is risk expand that means requires higher expected returns as compensation for taking on greater risk. Personal financial planning means the citizens will invest as like accumulate the funds over time which is where investment planning and the act of investing coming or enters into the personal financial planning process. By investing our money and we are letting it work for us. Personal financial planning starts with an objective of a particular financial goal you would like to achieve within a certain period of time. One example for personal financial planning like the Robbin Pearson created a well-defined, specific financial goal. The purpose is to meet their personal life future uncertain needs, the money. So he invests in insurance as a policy amount. But how do they reach their goal First they must decide where the money comes from. While part of it will come from the return (profit) on their investments, they still have come up with investment capital. Advantages of the personal financial planning are return of invested money back along with the benefit (interest) and this is done by taking less risk or without risk.

1) The following table A1 shows the rework on the excel sheet 11.1 (Determining amount of invested capital). In the following table A1 only Part A of the worksheet needs to be used. Consider that the first child will start college in 6 years' time. The worksheet will be as follows: img In the table A1 the required lump sum investment is calculated by multiplying the targeted financial goal.i.e. line 1 and future value factor.i.e. line 3. In the table A1 , assuming that the first child requires all $40,000 at the start of college, there is enough to send the child to college, if Persons G and SU have img right now. The following table A2 shows the rework on the excel sheet 11.1 (Determining amount of invested capital). In table A2 consider that the second child will start college in 8 years' time. The worksheet will be as follows: img In the table A2 the required lump sum investment is calculated by multiplying the targeted financial goal.i.e. line 1 and future value factor.i.e. line 3. Assuming that the child requires all $40,000 at the start of college , there is enough to send the child to college, if Persons G and SU have img right now. The total they will need to send both children to college is calculated as follows: img Therefore, from the above calculations it can be concluded that the $45,000 they have is not enough, they need img 2) The following table B1 shows the rework on the excel sheet 11.1 (Determining amount of invested capital). Here, as it is stated to know the investment worth, the following table B1 , shows the rework of the excel sheet 11.1 only Part B of the worksheet needs to be used img In the table B1 the value of initial investment is calculated by multiplying initial amount.i.e. line 5 with future value factor.i.e. line 6. From the above table it can be concluded that, in 20 years , the investments will be worth img 3) Use the following formula of future value of annuity , here, in order to obtain the investment worth after 20 years at 6 percent interest , which is as follows: img The variables are as follows: img Substitute $6,000 for ' C ' 0.06 percent for ' img ' and 20 years for ' n ' img img Therefore, from the above calculation it can be concluded that the future value of the investment will be worth img 4) Since Person S thinks they will be able to put away more after the children are out of school, they can use part of the $50,000 that they received from an inheritance to fund the children's college education. The amount they will need is the difference between the $53,913 from part (a) and the $45,000 they already have. This difference is $8,913. After the children are out of school, they can save more towards their retirement.