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Suppose the following bond quote for IOU Corporation appears in the financial page of today's newspaper. Assume

the bond has a face value of $1,000 and the current date is April 15, 2016.

 

[ Company (Ticker) = IOU (IOU) ]

[ Coupon = 8.0 ]

[ Maturity = Apr 15, 1929 ]

[ Last Price  = 103.762 ]

[ Last Yield = [ ?? ]

[ EST Vol (000s)  = 1,836 ] 


What is the yield to maturity of the bond? 

 


 

What is the current yield? 

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