The Oriole Corporation
The Oriole Corporation issued 10-year, $5,800,000 par, 7% callable convertible subordinated debentures on
January 2, 2017. The bonds have a par value of $1,000, with interest payable annually. The current conversion ratio is 15:1, and in 2 years it will increase to 18:1. At the date of issue, the bonds were sold at 99. Bond discount is amortized on a straight-line basis. Oriole’s effective tax was 40%. Net income in 2017 was $11,250,000, and the company had 2,195,000 shares outstanding during the entire year.
(a) Compute both basic and diluted earnings per share. (Round answers to 2 decimal places, e.g. $2.55.)
Basic earnings per share$
Diluted earnings per share$