The equity section of Smith Corporation’s Statement of Financial Position is presented below.
Preferred stock, $100 par $12,000,000
Common stock, $5 par 10,000,000
Paid-in capital in excess of par 18,000,000
Retained earnings 9,000,000
Net worth $49,000,000
The common shareholders of Smith Corporation have preemptive rights. If Smith Corporation issues 400,000 additional shares of common stock at $6 per share, a current holder of 20,000 shares of Smith Corporation’s common stock must be given the option to buy