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Your portfolio consists of $500,000 invested in a stock which has a beta = 0.6, $750,000 invested in a stock which has a beta = 1.2, and $250,000 invested in a stock which has a beta = 1.8. The risk-free rate is 4.2 percent. Last year this portfolio had a required rate of return of 10.8...
Compute the price of a $10,000 par value bond with a coupon rate of 8% (semi-annual payments) and 18 years remaining to maturity. Assume that the current yield to maturity on the bond is 8.60%.
Compute the yield to maturity of a $2,500 par value bond with a coupon rate of 7.5% (quarterly payments that is, four times per year) that matures in 25 years. The bond is currently selling for $2,165.
Bertrand Inc. wants to issue consols (or, what is called perpetual debt because these bonds have a maturity of infinity) in order to raise capital. It plans to pay a coupon of $85 per year on each bond. Each bond will have a face value (i.e., par value) of $1,000. Consols (which have a...
A $1,000 par value corporate bond has a maturity of 10 years. The bond s yield to maturity is 9% and the bond is currently selling for $875. What is the bond s annual coupon rate (the bond pays coupon payments semi-annually)?
A bond issued by Cornwallis, Inc. 15 years ago has a coupon rate of 8% and a face value of $1,000. The bond will mature in 10 years. What is the value (to the nearest dollar) to an investor with a required return of 10%?
Compute the price of a $5000 par value bond with a coupon rate of 0% (these are called zero coupon bonds ) and 18 years remaining to maturity. Assume that the current yield to maturity on the bond is 8.15%.
A $10,000 par value bond has coupon rate of 7.5% and the coupon is paid quarterly. The bond matures in 24 years and has a yield to maturity of 8.15%. Compute the current price of this bond
If a bond's market value eqauls its par value, the coupon rate and required rate of return are equal. Is this true or false?
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1. Can you help me with this valuation problem?: Imagine that you are trying to evaluate the economics of purchasing an automobile. You expect the car to provide annual after-tax cash benefits of $1,200 at the end of each year and assume that you can sell the car for after-tax proceeds of $5,000 at the end of the planned 5-year ownership period. All funds for purchasing the car will be drawn from your savings, which are currently earning 6% after taxes.
- a.Identify the cash flows, their timing, and the required return applicable to valuing the car.
- b.What is the maximum price you would be willing to pay to acquire the car? Explain.
2. How do you calculate the before tax-cost of the Sony bond and the after-tax cost of the Sony bond given the following information?:
- David Abbot is interested in purchasing a bond issued by Sony. He has obtained the following information on the security:
- Sony bond
- Par value $1,000 Coupon interest rate 6% Tax bracket 20%
- Cost $930 Years to maturity 10