FINA3331: Homework 2
Professor: Alexandra K. Theodossiou
Spring 2011
Student name:__________________________________
Points: ________
Homework 2 consists of 9 problems and it is due at the beginning of our class on
Friday, April
8, 2011
.
Max grade for homework 10 is 2 points, minimum 0. Problem 1 is worth 6 points while
each of the problems 2 through 9 are worth 0.5 points each. All steps should be shown and they
should appear on this document. Your homework should be stapled and have your name on it.
For every day the homework is late 5 points (of the ten) will be deducted. Late homework will
not be penalized if there is a valid excuse and prior notification of the professor.
Always keep a
copy of your homework solutions for your own records.
Detailed solutions of the homework
will be posted on Blackboard 2 days after the due date.
1.
From yahoo finance get the daily, historical, adjusted closing prices for Google
Inc. (GOOG), Merck and Company, Inc. (MRK) and Wells Fargo and Company
(WFC) for the period April 1, 2010 to March 31, 2011. Calculate the returns.
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