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The following information is provided by Westwind Systems:

   Project A      Project B     Project C     Project D
Initial investment   $438,000   $218,000   $560,000   $516,000
PV of cash inflows   $582,000   $388,000   $800,000   $394,000
Payback period (years)   3.6   3.2   4.0   2.0
NPV of project   $144,000   $170,000   $240,000   $122,000

Calculate the profitability index for Project C. Show your calculations and round to two decimal places.
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Horngren's Financial & Managerial Accounting, The Financial Chapters
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Profitability Index = Present value of net cash inflows / Initial investment = $800,000 / $560,000 = 1.43
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