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The financial statements of The Hershey Company and Tootsie Roll are presented below. Assume Hershey’s average number of shares outstanding was 220,688,000, and Tootsie Roll’s was 57,892,000.

For each company calculate the following values for 2011. (Hint: When calculating free cash flow, do not consider business acquisitions to be part of capital expenditures.) (Round all ratios to 1 decimal places, e.g. 15.2:1 or 15.2%, earnings per share to 2 decimal places, e.g. 15.21 and all other answers to thousands. Enter negative amounts using either a negative sign preceding the number e.g. -45 or parentheses e.g. (45).)

The fiBased on the information contained in these financial statements, determine the normal balance for:nancial statements of The Hershey Company and Tootsie Roll are presented below