ACC 305 Week 5 Midterm Exam - Strayer University NEW
1. Debt securities include corporate bonds and convertible debt, but notU.S.government securities.
2. Trading securities are securities bought and held primarily for sale in the near term to generate income on short-term price differences.
3. Unrealized holding gains and losses are recognized in net income for available-for-sale debt securities.
4. A company can classify a debt security as held-to-maturity if it has the positive intent to hold the securities to maturity.
5. Companies do not report changes in the fair value of available-for-sale debt securities as income until the security is sold.
6. The Securities Fair Value Adjustment account has a normal credit balance.
7. Companies report trading securities at fair value, with unrealized holding gains and losses reported in net income.
8. Equity security holdings between 20 and 50 percent indicates that the investor has a controlling interest over the investee.
9. The Unrealized Holding Gain/Loss—Equity account is reported as a part of other compre-hensive income.
10. Significant influence over an investee may be indicated by material intercompany trans-actions and interchange of managerial personnel.
11. The accounting profession has concluded that an investment of more than 50 percent of the voting stock of an investee should lead to a presumption of significant influence over an investee.
12. All dividends received by an investor from the investee decrease the investment’s carrying value under the equity method.
13. Under the fair value method, the investor reports as revenue its share of the net income reported by the investee.
14. A controlling interest occurs when one corporation acquires a...