# Bond and Maturity

Jackson Corporation’s bonds have 12 years remaining to maturity. Interest is paid annually, the bonds have a $1,000 par value, and the coupon interest rate is 8%. The bonds have a yield to maturity of 9%. What is the current market price of these bonds? F= par value

C= maturity value

R= coupon rate per coupon payment period

I= effective interest rate per coupon payment period

N= number of coupon paynments

F= 1000 so C should = 1000 r= .08 i= .09 n= 12

The bond price is 928.39

5-2Yield to Maturity for Annual payments

Wilson Wonders’s bonds have 12 years remaining to maturity. Interest is paid annually, the bonds have a $1,000 par value, and the coupon interest rate is 10%. The bonds sell at a price of $850. What is their yield to maturity? Time to maturity= 12 years Par value= $1,000 Coupon rate =10% Price of bond =$850 yield to maturity 12.475 5-6Maturity Risk Premium

The real risk-free rate is 3%, and inflation is expected to be 3% for the next 2 years. A 2-year Treasury security yields 6.3%. What is the maturity risk premium for the 2-year security? K=k*+IP+DRP+LP+MRP

Kt-2= 6.3% + 3% +MRP; DRP=lp=0

MRP- .3%

5-7Bond Valuation with Semiannual payments

Renfro Rentals has issued bonds that have a 10% coupon rate, payable semiannually. The bonds mature in 8 years, have a face value of $1,000, and a yield to maturity of 8.5%. What is the price of the bonds? FV=1000

PMT= 50

N=16

R=4.25%

Pv= $1085.8

5-13Yield to Maturity and Current Yield

You just purchased a bond that matures in 5 years. The bond has a face value of $1,000 and has an 8% annual coupon. The bond has a current yield of 8.21%. What is the bond’s yield to maturity? Current yield= annual coupon/current price

8.21%=80/current price

Current price = 974.42

N= 5

I= -974.42

Fv=1000

8.65%

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