- Meaning of Capital Structure
- Factors of Capital Structure
Veronica Ltd., a reputed truck manufacturing company, needs rupees twenty crores as additional capital to expand its business. Mr Alind Jindal, the CEO of the company, wants to raise funds through equity. The Finance Manager, Mr Nikhil Sachdeva, suggests that the existing shareholders be offered the privilege to subscribe to the new issue of shares as per the terms and conditions of the company which was agreed by Mr Alind Jindal.
Name the method through which the company decided to raise additional capital.
Sakshi Ltd. is a company manufacturing electronic goods. It has a share capital ofRs 120 lakhs. The earning per share in the previous year wasRs 0.5. For diversification, the company requires additional capital ofRs 80 lakhs. The company raised funds by issuing 10% debentures for the same. During the current year the company earned profit ofRs 16 lakhs on capital employed. It paid tax @ 40%.
a. State whether the shareholders gained or lost in respect of earning per share on diversification. Show your calculations clearly.
b. Also state any three factors that favour the issue of debentures by the company as part of its capital structure.