Harrimon Industries bonds have 5 years left to maturity. Interest is paid annually, and the bonds have a $1,000
par value and a coupon rate of 8%.
- What is the yield to maturity at a current market price of
A. $778? Round your answer to two decimal places.
B. $1,058? Round your answer to two decimal places.
2.Would you pay $778 for each bond if you thought that a "fair" market interest rate for such bonds was 14%—that is, if rd = 14%?
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