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Question # 00004997
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Updated on: 12/09/2013 01:09 AM Due on: 12/29/2013
Question 1
If the coupon rate is less than the yield to maturity, the bond will:
Answer sell at a premium
sell at par
sell at a discount
.
1 points
Question 2
ABC Inc. issued sixteenyear, 6 percent semiannual coupon bonds at par. Today, the bonds are priced at $1012. What is the firmâ€™s aftertax cost of debt if the tax rate is 30%?
Note: Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter % in the answer box. For example, if your answer is 0.12345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 3
An investor puts $20,000 in a riskfree asset and $40,000 in the market portfolio. Compute the beta of his portfolio.
Answer 0.33
0.67
2
1
0.50
.
1 points
Question 4
ABC Company's last dividend was $0.8. The dividend growth rate is expected to be constant at 6% for 3 years, after which dividends are expected to grow at a rate of 3% forever. The firm's required return (rs) is 10%. What is its current stock price (i.e. solve for Po)?
Note: Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter $ or comma in the answer box. For example, if your answer is $12.345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 5
If you receive $1,746 at the end of each year for the first three years and $8,525 at the end of each year for the next three years. What is the net present value of this cash flow stream? Assume interest rate is 13.9%.
Note: Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter $ or comma in the answer box. For example, if your answer is $12.345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 6
You want to create a portfolio as risky as the market. Suppose you invest your money in Stocks A, B, C, and the riskfree asset. Compute your investment in Stock C (i.e. solve for weight of Stock C)?
Stock Weights Beta
A 17 1.3
B 29 0.5
C ? 1.8
Rf ? ?
Note: Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter % in the answer box. For example, if your answer is 0.12345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 7
What is the future value of $203 at 9% after 12 years?
Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter $ or comma in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 8
Suppose that today's stock price is $36.5. If the required rate on equity is 18.7% and the growth rate is 5.2%, compute the expected dividend (i.e. compute D1)
Note: Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter $ or comma in the answer box. For example, if your answer is $12.345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 9
The ABC Co. has $1,000 face value stock outstanding with a market price of $1,081. The stock pays interest annually, matures in 18 years, and has a yield to maturity of 8.5 percent. What is the annual coupon amount?
Note: Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter % in the answer box. For example, if your answer is 0.12345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 10
The nominal rate is 16% compounded monthly. Compute the effective rate.
Note: Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter % in the answer box. For example, if your answer is 0.12345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 11
You have observed the following returns on ABC's stocks over the last six years:
3.1%, 6.2%, 13.5%, 6.3%, 11.9%, 7.7%
What is the geometric average returns on the stock over this sixyear period.
Note: Enter your answer in percentages rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter % in the answer box. For example, if your answer is 0.12345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 12
You would like to create a portfolio that is equally invested in a riskfree asset and two stocks. One stock has a beta of 1.93. What does the beta of the second stock have to be if you want the portfolio to have a beta of 0.61?
Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points.
Answer .
1 points
Question 13
Suppose a stock had an initial price of $16.3 per share, paid a dividend of $2.4 per share during the year, and had an ending share price of $20.9. What are the percentage returns if you own 22 shares?
Note: Enter your answer in percentages rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter $ or comma in the answer box. For example, if your answer is $12.345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 14
The beta of the riskfree asset is:
Answer 0
1
1.5
2
If the coupon rate is less than the yield to maturity, the bond will:
Answer sell at a premium
sell at par
sell at a discount
.
1 points
Question 2
ABC Inc. issued sixteenyear, 6 percent semiannual coupon bonds at par. Today, the bonds are priced at $1012. What is the firmâ€™s aftertax cost of debt if the tax rate is 30%?
Note: Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter % in the answer box. For example, if your answer is 0.12345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 3
An investor puts $20,000 in a riskfree asset and $40,000 in the market portfolio. Compute the beta of his portfolio.
Answer 0.33
0.67
2
1
0.50
.
1 points
Question 4
ABC Company's last dividend was $0.8. The dividend growth rate is expected to be constant at 6% for 3 years, after which dividends are expected to grow at a rate of 3% forever. The firm's required return (rs) is 10%. What is its current stock price (i.e. solve for Po)?
Note: Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter $ or comma in the answer box. For example, if your answer is $12.345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 5
If you receive $1,746 at the end of each year for the first three years and $8,525 at the end of each year for the next three years. What is the net present value of this cash flow stream? Assume interest rate is 13.9%.
Note: Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter $ or comma in the answer box. For example, if your answer is $12.345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 6
You want to create a portfolio as risky as the market. Suppose you invest your money in Stocks A, B, C, and the riskfree asset. Compute your investment in Stock C (i.e. solve for weight of Stock C)?
Stock Weights Beta
A 17 1.3
B 29 0.5
C ? 1.8
Rf ? ?
Note: Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter % in the answer box. For example, if your answer is 0.12345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 7
What is the future value of $203 at 9% after 12 years?
Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter $ or comma in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 8
Suppose that today's stock price is $36.5. If the required rate on equity is 18.7% and the growth rate is 5.2%, compute the expected dividend (i.e. compute D1)
Note: Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter $ or comma in the answer box. For example, if your answer is $12.345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 9
The ABC Co. has $1,000 face value stock outstanding with a market price of $1,081. The stock pays interest annually, matures in 18 years, and has a yield to maturity of 8.5 percent. What is the annual coupon amount?
Note: Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter % in the answer box. For example, if your answer is 0.12345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 10
The nominal rate is 16% compounded monthly. Compute the effective rate.
Note: Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter % in the answer box. For example, if your answer is 0.12345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 11
You have observed the following returns on ABC's stocks over the last six years:
3.1%, 6.2%, 13.5%, 6.3%, 11.9%, 7.7%
What is the geometric average returns on the stock over this sixyear period.
Note: Enter your answer in percentages rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter % in the answer box. For example, if your answer is 0.12345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 12
You would like to create a portfolio that is equally invested in a riskfree asset and two stocks. One stock has a beta of 1.93. What does the beta of the second stock have to be if you want the portfolio to have a beta of 0.61?
Enter your answer rounded off to two decimal points.
Answer .
1 points
Question 13
Suppose a stock had an initial price of $16.3 per share, paid a dividend of $2.4 per share during the year, and had an ending share price of $20.9. What are the percentage returns if you own 22 shares?
Note: Enter your answer in percentages rounded off to two decimal points. Do not enter $ or comma in the answer box. For example, if your answer is $12.345 then enter as 12.35 in the answer box.
Answer .
1 points
Question 14
The beta of the riskfree asset is:
Answer 0
1
1.5
2

Rating:
5/
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