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5. A stock provides a dividend yield of 5.0% paid semi-annually (equivalent to 4.94% continuously compounded). The spot price of the stock is...

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5. A stock provides a dividend yield of 5.0% paid semi—annually (equivalent to 4.94%
continuously compounded). The spot price of the stock is currently $500, and the risk—free rate is 7.5% with continuous compounding.
a. What is the two—year forward price for a stock? b. What is the continuously compounded cost of carry for the stock?

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