adult education
posted by 1time .
California Clinics, an investorowned chain of ambulatory care clinics, just paid a dividend of $2 per share. The firm’s dividend is expected to grow at a constant rate of 5% per year, and investors require a 15 % rate of return on the stock.
1. What is the stock’s value?
2. Suppose the riskiness of the stock decreases, which causes the required rate of return to fall to 13%. Under these conditions, what is the stock’s value?
3. Return to the original 15% required rate of return and assume a dividend growth rate estimate increase to 7% per year, what is the stock value?
4. Explain how each of the four (4) fundamental factors that affect the supply and demand for investment capital, and hence, interest rates, (namely productive opportunities, time preferences for consumption, risk, and inflation) affects the cost of money.
5. Why is risk aversion so important to financial decision making?
6. Explain the three (3) techniques for solving time value problems.
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

Finance questions
1) growth rates The stock price of the company is $76 investors require a 14% rate of return on similar stocks If the company plans to pay a dividend of $5.00 next year the expected growth rate of the company's stock price is ______ … 
Finance. PLEASE HELP ME
1) growth rates The stock price of the company is $76 investors require a 14% rate of return on similar stocks If the company plans to pay a dividend of $5.00 next year the expected growth rate of the company's stock price is ______ … 
Finance
Caledonia last paid a dividend of $1 per share 2010. In 2007, the Caledonia paid a dividend of $0.84. This dividend growth rate is expected to be constant for the foreseeable future if the merger is not completed. If the merger is … 
Finance
Piedmont Enterprises currently pays a dividend (D0) of $1 per share. This dividend is expected to grow at a 20 percent per year rate for the next 2 years, after which it is expected to grow at 6 percent per year for the foreseeable … 
Financial Management
Wheel has just paid a dividend of $2.50 per share. The dividends are expected to grow at a constant rate of six percent per year forever. If the stock is currently selling for $50 per share with a 10% flotation cost, what is the cost … 
Finance
The Isberg Company just paid a dividend of $0.75 per share, and that dividend is expected to grow at a constant rate of 5.50% per year in the future. The company's beta is 1.25, the market risk premium is 5.00%, and the riskfree rate … 
Finance
MMK Cos. normally pays an annual dividend. The last such dividend paid was $2.3, all future dividends are expect to grow at a rate of 6 percent per year, and the firm faces a required rate of return on equity of 18 percent. If the … 
Finance
Butler Corp paid a dividend today of $3.50 per share. The dividend is expected to grow at a constant rate of 8% per year. If Butler Corp stock is selling for $75.60 per share, the stockholders' expected rate of return is: 
Finace
Wheel has just paid a dividend of $2.50 per share. The dividends are expected to grow at a constant rate of six percent per year forever. If the stock is currently selling for $50 per share with a 10% flotation cost, what is the cost … 
finance
3.The Lo Company earned $2.60 per share and paid a dividend of $1.30 per share in the year that just ended. Earning and dividend per share are expected to grow at a rate of 5% per year in the future. Determine the value of the stock: