Acc101 Financial Accounting: E11-4 A portion of the stockholders' equity section
Acc101 Financial Accounting
E11-4 A portion of the stockholders' equity section from the balance sheet of Walland Corporation appears as follows: Stockholders' equity: Preferred stock, 9% cumulative, $50 par, 40,000 shares authorized and issued 2,000,000 Preferred stock, 12% noncumulative, $100 par, 8,000 shares authorized and issued 800,000 Common stock, $5 par, 400,000 shares authorized and issued 2,000,000 Total paid-in capital $4,800,000
Assume that all the stock was issued on January 1 and that no dividends were paid during the first two years of operation. During the third year, Walland Corporation paid total cash dividends of $736,000
Instructions: a. Compute the amount of cash dividends paid during the third year to each of the three classes of stock. b. Compute the dividends paid per share during the third year for each of the three classes of stock. c. What was the average issue price of each type of preferred stock?