AMD Construction

Case 3 

Read Case 3: AMD Construction in the text (pg. 448-450) and answer the following questions in a 3-4 page paper, justifying your conclusions.  Your paper should have at least two scholarly sources, in addition to the textbook, and be formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center. 

  • Discuss the various steps in the capital equipment acquisition process.
  • Develop a comprehensive analysis of the negotiations between Jane Axle and Tom Reed. (Provide a chart to show financial impacts.)
  • What is your assessment of the negotiations process, given what you have studied?  What are your recommendations for Mr. Reed? 

 ~Suggestion of format for analysis:

Current Machine

CAT-1 machine-purchase

CAT-1 machine – Lease

Operating cost (without operators)

Direct Labor

Depreciation (straight line) 4 months

Lease Expense 4 Months

Interest expense at 8% for 4 months

Salvage Value after 3 years

Unexpected Costs

Totals

 
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