BA 320 Merchandise Budgeting (***** 100% Correct with Calculation *****)
Using the following data, develop a monthly merchandise budget using the basic stock method (BSM) and the percentage variation method (PVM).
The Corner Hardware Store is attempting to develop a merchandise budget for the next 12 months. To assist in this process, the following data have been developed. The target inventory turnover is 4.8 and forecast sales are (Month/Forecast Sales):
Jan./$27,000; Feb./$26,000; Mar./$20,000; Apr./$ 34,000; May/$41,000; Jun./$40,000
Jul./$28,000; Aug./$27,000; Sep./$38,000; Oct./$39,000; Nov./$26,000; Dec./$28,000
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BA 320 Merchandise Budgeting
BA320 Merchandise Budgeting *****)