Assignment must have paragraphs and essay format (no bullets or numbers, do not restate the questions, and use headers). Must be well developed, organized, and display college level critical thinking. Must provide a minimum of two references (cited correctly) and a reference page (correctly formatted).

  • Develop a written capital acquisition plan for a minor league sports team. The sports team needs to raise $1,000,000 to pay for stadium renovations. Their seasonal profit is $100,000. What methods could they use to acquire the needed capital? Discuss three methods of raising the necessary funds and the benefits and drawbacks of each.
  • Research and identify three publicly traded sports companies. Why did these companies choose to be publicly traded? What benefits are there to them? What drawbacks? What would happen if these companies bought back their stock and went private?