Acc400 Financial Accounting: E9-9 Optix International is considering a significant expansion

Acc400 Financial Accounting
E9-9
Optix International is considering a significant expansion to its product line. The sales force is excited about the opportunities that the new products will bring. The new products are a significant step up in quality above the company's current offerings, but offer a complementary fit to its existing product line. Frank Renolds, senior production department manager, is very excited about the high-tech new equipment that will have to be acquired to produce the new products. Carol Fischer, the company's CFO, has provided the following projections based on results with and without the new products.
Without New Products With New Products
Sales 10,000,000 18,000,000
Net income 800,000 1,800,000
Average total assets 5,000,000 15,000,000

Instructions
(a) Compute the company's return on assets ratio, profit margin ratio, and asset turnover ratio, both with and without the new product line.
(b) Discuss the implications that your findings in part (a) have for the company's decision
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