10 question for $15
10 question for $15
Which of the following is the best description of a financial instrument?
Any monetary contract denominated in a foreign currency.
Cash, an investment in equities, and any contract to receive or pay
Any form of a companys own capital stock.
Any transaction with a bank or other financial institution.
On December 1, Year One, a company acquires two three-month financial instruments
that qualify as derivatives. Financial instrument A was bought to serve as a fair value
hedge. Financial instrument B was bought to serve as a cash flow hedge. By the end of
Year One, both of these financial instruments have increased in value by $1,000. How
should these gains in value be reported by the company on the Year One financial
Both gains are reported within net income.
Both gains are reported within accumulated other comprehensive income.t
The gain on the fair value hedge is reported within net income whereas the gain on
the cash flow hedge is reported within accumulated other comprehensive income.
The gain on the fair value hedge is reported within accumulated other
comprehensive income whereas the gain on the cash flow hedge is reported within
On December 31, Year One, Giant Company acquired 100 percent of the outstanding
stock of Tiny Company. On that date, Tiny was reporting inventory with a cost of
$30,000 (but a fair value of $45,000) and sales for the year of $400,000. Upon
acquisition, Giant produces consolidated financial statements to combine the two
companies. Which of the following statements is correct about these consolidated
Tiny’s inventory is included at $30,000 but none of its revenues are
Tiny’s inventory is included at $30,000 as well as its revenue of
Tiny’s inventory is included at $45,000 but none of its revenues are included.
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Tiny’s inventory is included at $45,000 as well as its revenue of
On November 1, Year One, the Abernethy Company signs a forward exchange contract
to receive one million Japanese yen on February 1, Year Two, for $10,000 based on the
three-month forward exchange rate at that time of $1 for 100 Japanese yen (1,000,000
x 1/100 or $10,000). On that same day, Abernethy agrees to acquire inventory for one
million yen when it is delivered on February 1, Year Two. The forward exchange
receivable is designated as a hedge for this commitment. On November 1, the spot
(current) exchange rate is $1 for 94 Japanese yen but that rate change, by December
31, to $1 for 96 Japanese yen. As of December 31, Year One, the forward exchange
rate to be paid one month in the future is $1 for 103 Japanese yen. What is the overall
impact to be recognized on net income at the end of Year One?
On November 1, Year One, the Haynie Company signs a contract to receive one million
Japanese yen on February 1, Year Two, for $10,000 based on the three-month forward
exchange rate at that time of $1 for 100 Japanese yen (1,000,000 x 1/100 or $10,000).
This contract is a derivative because its value is derived from the future value of the
Japanese yen in relation to the US dollar. On December 31, Year One, the Haynie
Company is producing financial statements. How is this forward exchange contract
It is shown as an asset or a liability at its fair value.
It is shown only as an asset at its fair value.
It is shown only as a liability at its fair value.
It is only disclosed in the notes to the financial statements because it is a future
Seybert Systems accounts for its investment in Wang Engineering as available for sale. Seybert’s
balance in accumulated other comprehensive income with respect to the Wang investment is a
credit balance of $20,000, and Seybert lists the investment at $100,000 on its balance sheet.
Seybert purchased the Wang investment for (ignore taxes):
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