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3. Income statement Aa Aa The income statement, also known as the profit and loss (P&L) statement, provides a snapshot of the financial performance of a company during a specified period of time. It reports a firms gross income, expenses, net income, and the income that is available for distribution to its preferred and The income statement is prepared using the generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) that match the firms revenues and expenses to the period in which they were incurred, not necessarily when cash was received or paid. Investors and analysts use the information given in the income statement and other financial statements and reports to evaluate the companys financial performance and condition. Consider the following scenario: Fuzzy Button Clothing Companys income statement reports data for its first year of operation. The firms CEO would like sales to increase by 25% next year 1. Fuzzy Button is able to achieve this level of increased sales, but its interest costs increase from 10% to 15% of earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) 2. The companys operating costs excluding depreciation and amortization remain at 65% of net sales, and its depreciation and amortization expenses remain constant from year to year. 3- The companys tax rate remains constant at 40% of its pre-tax income or eamings before taxes (EBT). 4. In Year 2, Fuzzy Button expects to pay $100,000 and $1,419,075 of preferred and common stock dividends, respectivelyComplete the Year 2 income statement data for Fuzzy Button, then answer the questions that follow. Be sure to round each dollar value to the nearest whole dollar Fuzzy Button Clothing Company Income Statement for Year Ending December 31 Year 2 (Forecasted) Year 1 Net sales $20,000,000 13,000,000 800,000 $6,200,000 620,000 5,580,000 2,232,000 $3,348,000 100,000 3,248,000 1,171,800 $2,076,200 Less: Operating costs, except depreciation and amortization Less: Depreciation and amortization expenses 800,000 Operating income (or EBIT) Less: Interest expense Pre-tax income (or EBT) Less: Taxes (40%) Earnings after taxes Less: Preferred stock dividends Earnings available to common shareholders Less: Common stock dividends Contribution to retained eamings $2,535,425Given the results of the previous income statement calculations, complete the following statements: In Year 2, if Fuzzy Button has 10,000 shares of preferred stock issued and outstanding, then each preferred share should expect to receive in annual dividends. If Fuzzy Button has 500,000 shares of common stock issued and outstanding, then the firms eamings per share (EPS) is expected to change from in Year 1 to in Year 2. Fuzzy Buttons before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) value changed from in Year 1 to n Year 2 It is to say that Fuzzy Buttons net inflows and outflows of cash at the end of Years 1 and 2 are equal to the companys annual contribution to retained eamings, $2,076,200 and $2,535,425, respectively. This is because income statement involve payments and receipts of cash. of the item reported in the

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