Miller Mfg. is analyzing a proposed project. The company expects to sell 8,000 units, plus or minus 2 percent. The expected variable cost per unit is $11 and the expected fixed costs are $287,000. The fixed and variable cost estimates are considered accurate within a plus or minus 5 percent range. The depreciation expense is $68,000. The tax rate is 32 percent. The sales price is estimated at $64 a unit, plus or minus 3 percent. What is the earnings before interest and taxes under the base case scenario?
A. $46,920
B. $93,160
C. $114,920
D. $69,000
E. $58,480