Your firm has the option of making an investment in new software that will cost $130,000 today

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Your firm has the option of making an investment in new software that will cost $130,000 today and is estimated to provide the savings shown in the following table over its 5-year life:

Year     Savings estimate

1 ...........$35,000

2 ........... 50,000

3 ........... 45,000

4 ........... 25,000

5 ........... 15,000

Should the firm make this investment if it requires a minimum annual return of 9% on all investments?


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Principles Of Managerial Finance

ISBN: 978-0136119463

13th Edition

Authors: Lawrence J. Gitman, Chad J. Zutter

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