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Issue Price

The following terms relate to independent bond issues:

  1. 480 bonds; $1,000 face value;

8% stated rate; 5 years; annual interest payments

  • 480 bonds; $1,000 face value; 8% stated rate; 5 years; semiannual interest payments
  • 820 bonds; $1,000 face value; 8% stated rate; 10 years; semiannual interest payments
  • 2,120 bonds; $500 face value; 12% stated rate; 15 years; semiannual interest payments
  • Use the appropriate present value table:

    PV of $1 and PV of Annuity of $1


    Assuming the market rate of interest is 10%, calculate the selling price for each bond issue. If required, round your intermediate calculations and final answers to the nearest dollar.

    SituationSelling Price of the Bond Issue





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