Problem 11-8A

Problem 11-8A

On January 1, 2014, Everett Corporation had these stockholders’ equity accounts.

Common Stock ($10 par value, 75,500 shares issued and outstanding) $755,000
Paid-in Capital in Excess of Par Value 518,100
Retained Earnings 600,800

During the year, the following transactions occurred.

Jan. 15 Declared a $0.50 cash dividend per share to stockholders of record on January 31, payable February 15.
Feb. 15 Paid the dividend declared in January.
Apr. 15 Declared a 10% stock dividend to stockholders of record on April 30, distributable May 15. On April 15, the market price of the stock was $12 per share.
May 15 Issued the shares for the stock dividend.
Dec. 1 Declared a $0.60 per share cash dividend to stockholders of record on December 15, payable January 10, 2015.
Dec. 31 Determined that net income for the year was $436,600.