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Company X has 2 million shares of common stock outstanding at a book value of $2 per share. The stock trades for

$3.00 per share. It also has $2 million in face value of debt that trades at 90% of par. What is the appropriate debt ratio (D/(D+E)) to use for calculating Company X's weighted-average cost of capital?

 

23.1%

25.0%

31.0%

33.3%

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