Chapter 14 homework
The management of Kunkel Company is considering the purchase of a $35,000 machine that would reduce operating costs by $8,500 per year. At the end of the machine’s five-year useful life, it will have zero salvage value. The company’s required rate of return is 16%.
- Determine the net present value of the investment in the machine.
2. What is the difference between the total, undiscounted cash inflows and cash outflows over the entire life of the machine?