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Roth- Case Paper

a group of returns from different stocks which was classified by the type of economy. This could give a direction of what these stocks might face in the future and the return each was likely to experience in different situations. PART #2 METHODOLOGIES 1) Beta=  [ Cov(r, Km) ] / [ StdDev(Km) ]2 R= is the return rate of the investment Km = is the return rate of the asset class 2) CAPM= ra = rf + Betaa(rm - rf) Ra= is the asset price Rf = is the risk-free rate of return Beta= is...

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Managerial Finance

------------------------------------------------- Chapter 5: Bonds, Bond Valuation, and Interest Rates (5–1) Bond Valuation with Annual Payments Jackson Corporation’s bonds have N=12 years remaining to maturity. Interest is paid annually, the bonds have a FV=$1,000 par value, and the coupon interest rate is PMT=8%. The bonds have a yield to maturity of I=9%. What is the current market price of these bonds? $928.39 Calculator solution: Input: N = 12, I = 9, PMT = 80, FV = 1000, Solve for PV =...

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Chapter 2, Module 2 Notes

periods, or calculate what rate of return is implied by a given set of cash flows Single Period – Rate of Return * N = amount of years * I% = x (what we’re trying to find) * PV = How much it’s worth today * FV = How much it’s worth at maturity date * Discount bonds pay no interest during it’s life, the interest you receive is part of the final payment (FV) * The interest rate is also known as the discount rate * The rate that makes us indifferent between...

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Problems on Valuation of Securities

The face value of 10 year 10% bond ( with 10 coupon rate interest ) is Rs 1,000 . Assuming 12 % required rate of return of investors , compute the value of the bond. What price would the investor be willing to pay , if the interest is payable annually. 2) Assume i) Rs.100 par value ii)8% coupon rate of interest and iii)10 years remaining to maturity date; If interest rate is paid annually find the value of bond when required rate of return is i)7% ii) 8 % and iii) 9% indicate the nature...

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Amitrade: a Problem Excercise of Cost of Capital

problem set is due by 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, 11/28. No late assignments will be accepted. Questions: Assume that the investments under consideration will be financed with equity only (i.e., no debt financing). 1. What estimate of the risk-free rate should be employed in calculating the cost of capital for Ameritrade? 2. What estimate of the market risk premium should be employed in calculating the cost of capital for Ameritrade? 3. Ameritrade does not have a beta estimate since the firm has...

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Paper Portfolio

2. Obtain the closing price, the change in price from the previous day, and the beta. 3. Calculate the return on holding the stock for a day (this should be the change in price over the closing price). 4. Calculate a portfolio return with weights of 0.25 for each stock. 5. Calculate a weighted beta with weights of 0.25 for each stock. 6. Write up the implications of the portfolio return and risk with respect to what you learned about beta and the CAPM in 2-3 pages. Answer: Market Risk: ...

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investment portfolio management ans

Risk-free asset earning 12% per year. b. Risky asset with expected return 30% per year and standard deviation of 40%. If you construct a portfolio with a standard deviation of 30%, what is its expected rate of return? Ans:  P = 30 = yy  y = 0.75 E(rP) = 12 + 0.75(30  12) = 25.5% 2. Suppose that there are many stocks in the security market and that the characteristics of Stocks A and B are given as follows: Stock Expected Return Standard Deviation A 10% 5% B 15 10 Correlation...

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Fi515 Week 3

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? P = F*r*[1 -(1+i)^-n]/i + C*(1+i)^-n, where 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 payments remaining F = 1000. Since we are not given the maturity...

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finance - bonds and their valuation

required return on 11 percent. The risk-free is 7 percent, and the market risk premium is 4 percent. What is the stock’s beta? 1.2 1.1 1.0* 0.9 If the market risk premium increases to 6 percent, what will happen to the stock’s required rate of return? 6.00% 7.00% 11.00% 13.00%* Stock R has a beta of 1.5, Stock S has a beta of 0.75, the expected rate of return on an average stock is 13 percent, and the risk-free rate of return is 7 percent. By how much does the required return on the...

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University of Toronto

download the US 3 month T-Bills (TB3MS) interest rates series through December 2012. To do this, type “TB3MS” in cell A1  type “m” in cell A3  click the button “Get FRED data”. You’ll have to delete some rows to get a data set through December 2012. Don’t delete the “dates” column – you’ll need it later on. 1 University of Toronto, Department of Economics, ECO 204, 2013 - 2014 Note: FRED’s TB3MS series reports the monthly interest rate (in percentage terms) on the first day of each ...

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