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# Please solve and show the steps as to how you obtained each answer.

1. T Corporations has just paid a dividend of \$4.45 per share. The dividends are expected to remain constant. Investors have an expected rate of return of 11.1% on the stock.What should be the price per share?

2.L stock has just apid a dividend of 3.20 per share. The dividends are expected to grow at a rate of 8.5% for the next five year, and then at a constant rate of 3.1% after that. The Required Return on Equity is 14.5%. What should the value of the stock be?

3.Looking at the analysis of the finanacial statements of Y corporation you project that the dividends for the next five years will be:

D1 2.78

D2 3.45

D3  4.78

D4  2.10

D5 5.41

After year 5, you expect dividends to grow at the same pace of the rest of the ecomony, at 2.3%.If Y corporation has a Required return on 12.5%, what is the fair value of the stock?

4.If you purchased a share of stock for \$30.00 last year, received a \$2.50 dividend, and then sold it at the end of the year for \$33.00, what rate of return did you earn on the investment?

5. If company J has earns per share of \$4.56, and pays out a dividend of \$2.12, what is its Dividend Payout Ratio? What is its Plowback Ratio?

6.If a company does each of the following, what would you expect to happen to its stock price (up, down, or stay the same )? Explain why for each-

1) Increases its dividend

2) Buys back its shares in the market

3) Increases its Plowback ratio to 100%

7.If a firm has a ROE of 12.8%, and a plowback ratio of .45, what is its sustainable growth rate (g) ?

8.If a company has a growth rate of 5.7%, is currently trading at \$23.45 per share, and has an expected dividend of 3.25. what is the stocks expected return?

9.What is the relationship between the following-?

The required rate of return on a stock

The yield to maturity of a bond

The discount rate in a present value problem

10.Explain what is meant by the following posted quote by a stock dealer firm:

"Corning shares are trading at 32.56 Bid, 20 size and 32.87 Ask, 16 size"

11.What is the dividend yield of a stock with a dividend of \$2.10 per share and a price of \$26.87 per share?

12.CTA Corporation has a ROE of 20%. It has a dividened payout ratio of 50%.

Last year, its earnings per share was \$3.00.

The required return on equity is 12.0%

a. What is the company's growth rate (g)?

b. What is the company's fair value per share?

13.TZ Corporation needs \$100,000,000 to construct its new factory. It can finance the cost in 2 ways:

1) Issue 100,000 bonds, 10 -year maturity and a coupon rate of 5%.

2) Sell 2,000,000 new shares of common stock, at a price of \$50.00 per share. TZ currently has a dividend yield of 5%.

Give 1 advantage, and 1 disadvantage, to each method of raising the money.

14.W Corporation has earnings of \$2.98 per share and has just paid a dividend per share of \$.67. What percent of it's earning does it reinvest in the business?

15.E Corporation has a dividend yield of 17%. The most recent dividend was \$6.60 per share. What is the current price of E Corporation

16.T Manufacturing has just issued a perpetual preferred stock. If the preferred stock has a dividend of \$5.50 per share, and is currently selling for \$42.00 per share, what rate of return do investors expect to earn on this investment?

17.H Corporation is expected to pay a dividend of 3.50 per share next year. After that time, the dividends are expected to grow at the rate of 4.5% per year in perpetuity. If investors in this stock require a 10% rate of return, what price should the stock sell at?

18.Y Co. generates a Return on Equity (ROE) of 20%. It pays out 30% of its earnings as dividends. This year, its earnings will be \$4.00 per share. Investors expect a 16% rate of return on the stock. What is Price of the stock?

19.M Co. will pay a dividend of \$2.00 per share. The company has a 50% dividend payout ratio. If the company's stock is selling for \$32.00 per share, what is its P/E ratio?

20. J corporation currently pays a dividend of \$1.22 per share, which is expected to grow at a constant rate of 5%. If the current price of J corporation is \$32.03 per share, what is the required rate of return on the stock?