This homework submission should include all calculations for part (a), completed on the designated tab of the Homework Student Workbook, and a document explaining the implications of your findings for the business or business transaction. After reading the assigned chapters, respond to the following:
You are a financial analyst for the Brittle Company. The director of capital budgeting has asked you to analyze two proposed capital investments: Projects X and Y. Each project has a cost of $10,000, and the cost of capital for each is 12%. The projects’ expected net cash flows are shown in the table below.
Expected Net Cash Flows
- Use the Homework Student Workbook to calculate each project’s net present value (NPV), internal rate of return (IRR), modified internal rate of return (MIRR), and profitability index (PI).
- Which project or projects should be accepted if they are independent?
- Which project or projects should be accepted if they are mutually exclusive?
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