Suppose that JB Cos. has a capital structure of 78% equity, 22 % debt and its before tax cost of debt is 11% while its cost of equity is 15%.
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Suppose that JB Cos. has a capital structure of 78% equity, 22 % debt and its before tax cost of debt is 11% while

its cost of equity is 15%. If the appropriate weighted average tax rate is 21% and JB estimates that they can make full use of the interest tax shield, what will be JB;s WACC?

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