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Problem: If a firm’s ROE is low and management wants to improve it, the increased use of debt could help, most directly through its effect on the... a. equity multiplier. b. inventory turnover. c. profit margin. d. times interest earned ratio. e. total asset turnover.

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If a firm’s ROE is low and management wants to improve it, the increased use of debt could help, most directly through its effect on the...

a. equity multiplier.

b. inventory turnover.

c. profit margin.

d. times interest earned ratio.

e. total asset turnover.

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