The stockholders’ equity section of Haley Corporation at


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The stockholders’ equity section of Haley Corporation at December 31 is as follows. HALEY CORPORATION Balance Sheet (partial) Paid-in capital Preferred stock, cumulative, 10,000 shares authorized, 6,000 shares issued and outstanding $300,000 Common stock, no par, 750,000 shares authorized, 600,000 shares issued 1,200,000 Total paid-in capital 1,500,000 Retained earnings 1,858,000 Total paid-in capital and retained earnings 3,358,000 Less: Treasury stock (10,000 common shares) 64,000 Total stockholders’ equity $3,294,000 From a review of the stockholders’ equity section, as chief accountant, write a memo to the president of the company answering the following questions. (a) How many shares of common stock are outstanding? (b) Assuming there is a stated value, what is the stated value of the common stock? (c) What is the par value of the preferred stock? (d) If the annual dividend on preferred stock is $30,000, what is the dividend rate on preferred stock? (e) If dividends of $60,000 were in arrears on preferred stock, what would be the balance in Retained Earnings? trishagugale
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