Company size is another high-level factor considered in benchmarking cost of capital. It was during this time that Chuck found another way f developing the business growth by entering public partnerships to fund construction. Girl names such as Brooklyn a district of New York city, Madison a famous street in Manhattan, Sydney the capital of Australia, and among boy names Austin the capital of Texas and Jordan a country in the Middle East is among the most popular baby names of the last year. Everyone knows where Jamaica is Jamaica Kincaid is a famous writer named after the Island or Israel are. undeterred Chuck managed to grow the business and during the 1970s and 1980s but had further problems raising capital via the banks for Self Storage. People invest their money and buy shares because they feel that the company will expand and grow and become more valuable. Following the successful floatation of Shurgard Chuck ordered more aggressive expansion; he started by buying 20 already trading centres and opened eight centres organically. The name may remind the parents a special place they visited.
When important matters arise, the company may ask stockholders to vote on a particular matter to form a majority decision. It is now a new fad to name children after historical cities and countries. Assume Widgets Inc. has a cost of capital of 14% and projected returns of 1,000, 1,100 and 1,200 in years 1, 2 and 3 respectively. Small and medium sized businesses are even less likely to perform this analysis. It is naming babies after cities, rivers, countries and even continents.