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Re: MGT201 GDB 1 Solution and Discussion
Graded Discussion Board Fall 2020
Financial Management (MGT201)
This is to inform that Graded Discussion Board (GDB) No. 01 will be opened on December 03, 2020 for discussion and last date for posting your discussion will be December 8, 2020. This Graded Discussion Board will be on the topic of “Financial Forecasting and Financial Planning”
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Discussion Topic: “Financial Forecasting and Financial Planning”
Forecasting is the essence of financial matters and prominent characteristic of finance manager. Accuracy, along with the validity of forecasting method is getting attention from the financial press. Suppose you are working in the finance department of a well-reputed organization. Management of the company has given you two alternative projects and assigned you a task to select the better one on the basis of Expected Estimated Retained Earnings.
Following information has been provided about two projects by the management
|Estimated sales for next year (Rs.)
|Net Income (Rs.)
Calculate expected estimated retained earnings of both projects.
Based on the calculations, which project you will suggest and why? (Your selection should be supported with logical reasoning)
Note: Complete Calculations and formulas are mandatory; marks will be deducted upon providing the answers only).