Week 5 Individual assignments:
Debt Versus Equity Financing Paper
Prepare a 350- to 700-word paper comparing and contrasting lease verses purchase options. In your paper, discuss the following questions:
· What is debt financing? Provide at least two examples.
· What is equity financing? Provide at least two examples.
· Which alternative capital structure is more advantageous? Why?
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Be sure to properly cite your references. If you used an electronic source, include the URL. If you used a printed source, attach a copy of the data to your paper.
My part of the LTA for week 5:
*Ch. 13: Communication Activity: BYP 13-7 of Financial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making
Note: Include a 350-700 word memo addressing the problem in BYP 13-7
BYP13-7 R.J. Falk is the chief executive officer of Ventura Electronics. Falk is an expert
engineer but a novice in accounting. Falk asks you, as an accounting major, to explain
(a) the bases for comparison in analyzing Ventura financial statements and (b) the
limitations, if any, in financial statement analysis.
Write a memo to R.J. Falk that explains the basis for comparison and the factors affecting
quality of earnings.