What is the most important difference between a corporation and all other organizational forms?

What is the most important difference between a corporation and all other organizational forms?

What is the most important difference
between a corporation and all other organizational forms?

2.

What does the phrase limited
liability
mean in a corporate context?

3.

Which organizational forms give their
owners limited liability?

4.

What are the main advantages and
disadvantages of organizing a firm as a corporation?

5.

Explain the difference between an S
corporation and a C corporation.


TABLE 2.5 2009–2013
Financial Statement Data and Stock Price Data for Mydeco Corp.

Mydeco Corp. 2009–2013

(All data as of fiscal year end; in $ million)

Income
Statement

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Revenue

Cost of Goods Sold

404.3

(188.3)

363.8

(173.8)

424.6

(206.2)

510.7

(246.8)

604.1

(293.4)

Gross Profit

Sales and Marketing

Administration

Depreciation and
Amortization

216.0

(66.7)

(60.6)

(27.3)

190.0

(66.4)

(59.1)

(27.0)

218.4

(82.8)

(59.4)

(34.3)

263.9

(102.1)

(66.4)

(38.4)

310.7

(120.8)

(78.5)

(38.6)

EBIT

Interest Income (Expense)

61.4

(33.7)

37.5

(32.9)

41.9

(32.2)

57.0

(37.4)

72.8

(39.4)

Pretax Income

Income Tax

27.7

(9.7)

4.6

(1.6)

9.7

(3.4)

19.6

(6.9)

33.4

(11.7)

Net Income

Shares outstanding (millions)

Earnings per share

18.0

55.0

$0.33

3.0

55.0

$0.05

6.3

55.0

$0.11

12.7

55.0

$0.23

21.7

55.0

$0.39

Balance
Sheet

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Assets

Cash

Accounts Receivable

Inventory

48.8

88.6

33.7

68.9

69.8

30.9

86.3

69.8

28.4

77.5

76.9

31.7

85.0

86.1

35.3

Total
Current Assets

Net Property, Plant, and
Equip.

Goodwill and Intangibles

171.1

245.3

361.7

169.6

169.6

243.3

184.5

309

361.7

186.1

345.6

361.7

206.4

347.0

361.7

Total
Assets

Liabilities
and Stockholders’ Equity

Accounts Payable

Accrued Compensation

778.1

18.7

6.7

774.6

17.9

6.4

855.2

22.0

7.0

893.4

26.8

8.1

915.1

31.7

9.7

Total
Current Liabilities

Long-term Debt

25.4

500.0

24.3

500.0

29.0

575.0

34.9

600.0

41.4

600.0

Total
Liabilities

Stockholders’ Equity

525.4

252.7

524.3

250.3

604.0

251.2

634.9

258.5

641.4

273.7

Total
Liabilities and Stockholders’ Equity

778.1

774.6

855.2

893.4

915.1

Statement
of Cash Flows

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Net Income

Depreciation and
Amortization

Chg. in Accounts
Receivable

Chg. in Inventory

Chg. in Payables and
Accrued Comp.

18.0

27.3

3.9

(2.9)

2.2

3.0

27.0

18.8

2.8

(1.1)

6.3

34.3

(0.0)

2.5

4.7

12.7

38.4

(7.1)

(3.3)

5.9

21.7

38.6

(9.2)

(3.6)

6.5

Cash from Operations

Capital Expenditures

48.5

(25.0)

50.5

(25.0)

47.8

(100.0)

46.6

(75.0)

54.0

(40.0)

Cash from Investing Activities

Dividends Paid

Sale (or purchase) of
stock

Debt Issuance (Pay Down)

(25.0)

(5.4)

(25.0)

(5.4)

(100.0)

(5.4)

75.0

(75.0)

(5.4)

25.0

(40.0)

(6.5)

Cash from Financing Activities

(5.4)

(5.4)

69.6

19.6

(6.5)

Change
in Cash

18.1

20.1

17.4

(8.8)

7.5

Mydeco
Stock Price

$7.92

$3.30

$5.25

$8.71

$10.89


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