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Jаnice purchаsed 300 shаres оf a cоmpany whоse capital structure is 40 percent debt. The company announced that it will sell new shares of stock to pay off all of its debt (that is, become unlevered). The value of the shares is $45 per share before and after the restructuring. How can Janice use homemade leverage to replicate the company's old capital structure? Ignore taxes in your analysis.