Posted by **Jennie** on Friday, October 24, 2008 at 7:10pm.

If your inital investment is $1000, and your rate of return is say 10%, did you make $100 or $1100 from your $1000?

- Business Math -
**bobpursley**, Friday, October 24, 2008 at 7:18pm
The interest is your return, 100 dollars in the first year.

- Business Math -
**Ms. Sue**, Friday, October 24, 2008 at 7:19pm
0.1 * 1,000 = ?

That's what you'll make on your investment.

Of course you'll also get the principle back as well as the interest.

- Business Math -
**Jennie**, Friday, October 24, 2008 at 7:40pm
Is it certain that you will get the principle back for every kind of investment?

- Business Math -
**Ms. Sue**, Friday, October 24, 2008 at 7:46pm
No. When you invest in junk bonds or stocks you are not guaranteed that you'll get all of your initial investment back.

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Can comeone check my answer for me. Many Thanks! - A set of data is normally ...
- Finance - Walmart wishes to determine the rate of return of an investment made ...
- Math - I don't understand this question can someone explain? For the data listed...
- managerial economics - assuming that the firm's goal is to maximize present ...
- exponential equations - Jen made an initial investment of $1000 into a T-Bill ...
- Exponential Equations - Jen made an initial investment of $1000 into a T-Bill ...
- math - which best describes 12 dolls in each of 100 boxes a) eqyak ti 100 b)less...
- MATH - I need a definition for this constant rate of change when graphing in ...
- Quantitative method - A client who contacted CWD this past week has a maximum of...
- Math - Find the amount of money in the account at the end. $1000.00, 4 years, 7...

More Related Questions