# Project for ExcellentWriter9 -- 3

Hi ExcellentWriter9, I have another project for you:

Part 1

Instructions

(a) What was the amount of net cash provided by operating activities for the year ended September 27, 2014? For the year ended September 28, 2013?

Net cash provided by operating activities (in millions) 2014 \$59,713 2013 \$53,656.

(b) What was the amount of increase or decrease in cash and cash equivalents for the year ended September 27, 2014? Increase or Decrease in cash and cash equivalent \$(415) million.

(c) Which method of computing net cash provided by operating activities does Apple use? The Company uses indirect method of computing net cash provided by operating activities.

(d) From your analysis of the September 27, 2014, statement of cash flows, was the change in accounts receivable a decrease or an increase? Was the change in inventories a decrease or an increase? Was the change in accounts payable a decrease or an increase? The change in accounts receivable is a increase in Accounts Receivable and that is why it is subtracted from cash flows. The change in inventories is also a increase for the same reason.

(e) What was the net cash used by investing activities for the year ended September 27, 2014? The net cash used by investing activities for the year ended September 27, 2014 is \$22,579.

(f) What was the amount of interest paid in the year ended September 27, 2014? What was the amount of income taxes paid for the same period? The amount of interest paid in the year ended September 27, 2014 is \$339 and the amount of income taxes paid for the same period is \$10,026.

Provide an 875-word analysis of your findings.

Include conclusions concerning the management of the company's cash.

Part 2

Complete a 1,050-word summary of findings and recommendations from the following questions:

• What is the par or stated value per share of Apple's common stock?

• What percentage of Apple's authorized common stock was issued at September 27, 2014?

• How many shares of common stock were outstanding at September 28, 2013, and at September 27, 2014?

• Calculate the payout ratio, earnings per share, and return on common stockholders' equity for 2014.

Use the Week 5 Excel® spreadsheet and submit to show the progress of your analysis and summary.

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