Subject: Business    / Finance   
Question

Evan Soft Ltd. has assets of Rs. 2,80,000 which have been financed with Rs. 64,000 of debts and Rs. 1,10,000 of equity and a general reserve of Rs. 18,000. The firm's total profits after interest and taxes for the year ended 31st March 2015 were Rs. 25,700. It pays 13% interest on borrowed funds and is in the 60% tax bracket. it has 1,000 equity shares of Rs. 100 each selling at a market price of Rs. 125 per share. The firm pays 60% of its earning as dividend

The earning per share is Rs. ______________.

Answer Choices

31.2

22.44

12.78

25.7


The cost of debt capital is ________________.

Answer Choices

6.70%

5.20%

4.80%

5.50%