Stephens Industries is contemplating four projects Project P Project Q
Stephens Industries is contemplating four projects: Project P, Project Q, Project R, and Project S. The capital costs and estimated after-tax net cash flows of each mutually exclusive project are shown in the table below. Stephens’s after-tax cost of capital is 12 percent, and the company has a capital budget of $450,000 for the year. Excess funds cannot be reinvested at greater than 12 percent.

A. Which projects will the company choose? Why?
B. If only one project can be accepted, which one should the companychoose?
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