# finance (higher interest rate)

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### finance (higher interest rate)

A higher interest rate (discount rate) would? A. reduce the price of corporate bonds B. reduce the price of preferred stock C. reduce the price of common stock D. all of the above I remember reading about the relationship between interest and bonds/stocks. When the FR raises ...

### econ

True or false; 1.Lenders gain when inflation is higher than expected. 2. Lenders lose when inflation is higher than expected 3. real interest rates will never go negative 4. loan contracts specify the nominal interest rate. 5. if inflation is higher than the nominal interest ...

### econ

True or false; 1.Lenders gain when inflation is higher than expected. 2. Lenders lose when inflation is higher than expected 3. real interest rates will never go negative 4. loan contracts specify the nominal interest rate. 5. if inflation is higher than the nominal interest ...

### social studies

1)An interest rate is a special type of? a. loan b. price c. bank d. service 2) How does a compound interest rate differ from a simple interest rate? a. Compound interest rates pay more interest over time b. Compound interest rates are calculated only once a year c. Compound ...

### Finance

Find the future value of $10,000 invested now after five years if the annual interest rate is 8 percent. a. What would be the future value if the interest rate is a simple interest rate? b. What would be the future value if the interest rate is a compound interest rate?

### Finance

Calculate die after-tax cost of debt under each of the following conditions: a. Interest rate of 13%, tax rate of 0% b. Interest rate of 13%, tax rate of 20% c. Interest rate of 13%, tax rate of 35%

### Economics

What is usually the relationship between a bond’s rating and the interest rate a company pays to buyers? A. The rating is the same as the rate. B. The higher the rating, the lower the rate. C. There is no relationship. D. The higher the rating, the higher the rate.

### Banking Finance

The price of a bond at any given point will be ___________ than its face value if coupon rate is _____________ than its yield to maturity. (Select all that apply). 1) Lower, lower 2) Lower, higher 3)Higher, higher 4) Higher, lower

### corporate finance

If the rate of inflation is 5%, what nominal interest rate is necessary for you to earn a 3% real interest rate on your investment?

### Math

Find the finance charge (interest) due on a 9-month loan of $2,400 at a simple interest rate of 10%.(Use the formula for simple interest: Interest Earned = Principal×Rate×Time) (a)$ 18.00 (b)$ 1,800 (c)$ 180 (d)$ 1.80 (e)$ 18 I put in 2400*9*.10 and it equals 2160 so i don't...

### Hogan

Please help identify the topic subject in each paragraph: Interest rates affect our purchasing decision in a two different ways. A lower interest rate is obviously preferred to minimize expenditure being either long or short term. A lower interest rate is good when taking a ...

### Social Studies

An interest rate is a special type of (1 point) loan. **price. bank. service. 2. How does a compound interest rate differ from a simple interest rate? (1 point) ***Compound interest rates pay more interest over time. Compound interest rates are calculated only once a year. ...

### math

Lisa deposits $3000 in an account that pays 2% simple interest, and $4000 in a second account which has a higher interest rate but is more risky. What minimum interest rate must she get on the second account in order to earn at least $700 in interest for the year?

### Social Studies

I was wondering if I could check my answers with someone. I'm a bit confused with interest. I put stars next to the answers I chose. Thank you. An interest rate is a special type of (1 point) loan. **price. bank. service. 2. How does a compound interest rate differ from a ...

### Banking Finance

Using the unabridged Fisher equation, determine the nominal interest rate if expected inflation is 4.25% and real interest rate is 1.75%.

### Finance

The Carter Company's bond mature in 10 years have a par value of 1,000 and an annual coupon payment of $80. The market interest rate for the bond is 9%. What is the price of these bonds The coupon rate on the bond, (interest/principal at maturity) = 8% Since prevailing market ...

### Finance

1. (Covered Interest Arbitrage) Harry Norman, a foreign exchange trader at UBS’s office in Tokyo has $2,000,000 or its yen equivalent to invest. He faces the following exchange rates and interest rates. Show how can he profit from the covered interest arbitrage? Spot rate...

### Finance

1. (Covered Interest Arbitrage) Harry Norman, a foreign exchange trader at UBS’s office in Tokyo has $2,000,000 or its yen equivalent to invest. He faces the following exchange rates and interest rates. Show how can he profit from the covered interest arbitrage? Spot rate...

### Finance

1. (Covered Interest Arbitrage) Harry Norman, a foreign exchange trader at UBS’s office in Tokyo has $2,000,000 or its yen equivalent to invest. He faces the following exchange rates and interest rates. Show how can he profit from the covered interest arbitrage? Spot rate...

### Finance

Your parents are retired and have expressed concern about the really low interest rates they’re earning on their savings. They’ve been approached by an advisor who says he has a “sure-fire” way to get them higher returns. What would you tell your parents about the low-...

### Finance

Answers for a 10 year us treasury bond has a 3.50 % interest rate, while a same maturity corporate bond has a 5.25 % interest rate. Real interest rates and inflation rate expectations would be for the two bonds. if default risk premium of 1.50 percentage points is estimated ...

### math,algebra

Is this correct Business and finance. The simples interest I on a principle of P dollars at interest rate r for time t, in years, is given by I= Prt. Find the simple interest on a principal of $6000 at 3% for 2 years. Simple Interest = Principle x Rate x Time (in years)

### COM 155

Write 2 paragraphs about how interest rates affect our purchasing descisions. Identify the topic sentence by underlining it. Interest rates is the price that the lender sets for the borrower to pay as a fee to borrow money. Depending on whether or not interest rates are high ...

### Finance

Calculating Interest Rate. Find the interest rate implied by the following combinations of present and future values. PresentValue Years Future Value $400 11 $684 $183 4 $249 $300 7 $300 Since you do not state otherwise, I am assuming that your interest rate is compounded ...

### math

You want to explain to your friend that your bank’s interest rate has gone down from 1.2% to 0.3%. Which sentence below has the correct meaning? A)My interest rate has decreased 25%. B)My interest rate has decreased 0.9 percentage points. C)My interest rate is 0.9% of what ...

### Com

Could you please tell me if the first sentence in each paragraph are topic sentences. The higher the interest rate of credit cards, mortgage or vehicles, the less cash we have in our pockets. When the interest rate of savings is higher that means more money in your pocket. If ...

### pre calculus

Jack invests $1000 at a certain annual interest rate, and he invests another $2000 at an annual rate that is one-half percent higher. If he receives a total of $190 interest in 1 year, at what rate is the $1000 invested?

### Finance

12. Your current $155,000 mortgage calls for monthly payments over 25 years at an annual rate interest rate of 6 percent. If you pay an additional $50 each month beginning with the first payment, how much interest expense do you save by pre-paying?

### Business finance

In a discount interest loan, you pay the interest payment up front. For example, if a 1-year loan is stated as $10,000 and the interest rate is 10 percent, the borrower “pays” 0.10 x $10,000 = $1,000 immediately, thereby receiving net funds of $9,000 and repaying $10,000 ...

### help

The interest rate on a second mortgage was5 7/8 % last month. This month the interest rate is 7 3/2 %. How many percentage points has the interest rate increased? Are you sure you mean 7 3/2% ? No lender would write an intereest rate that way. Perhaps you typed a numerator or ...

### Finance/Economics

You can invest your money in a taxable corporate bond paying 10% interest or a tax-free municipal bond paying 7% interest. Which would pay the higher after tax interest if you are in the 28% tax bracket?

### comm155

can some one please check my home work for me to see if all the requirement are met and let me know what need to be corrected. The first sentence in each paragraph is underlined. In a total of 200 words, write two paragraphs about how interest rates affect our purchasing ...

### Mathematics

I really need help with these three questions. Thank You. 1. Calculate the finance charge and new balance using the previous balance method. Previous balance = $179.32 Annual rate = 16% Finance charge $ ? New purchases = $117.42 Payments/credits = $85.00 New balance = $ ? 2. ...

### Finance

Given her evaluation of current economic conditions, Ima Nutt believes there is a 20 percent probability of recession, a 50 percent chance of continued steady growth, and a 30 percent probability of inflationary growth. For each possibility, Ima has developed an interest rate ...

### Finance

Calculate the simple interest and maturity value. Principle $16,000 Interest Rate 4% Time 18 mnths

### Finance

An investment pays 9 percent interest compounded semi-annually. What is the effective annual interest rate?

### finance

If you expect the inflation premium to be 2%, the default risk premium to be 1%, and the real interest rate to be 4%, then what interest rate would you expect to observe in the marketplace on short-Term Treasury Securities?

### Finance

Kim has money in a savings account that earns an annual interest rate of 4.1%, compounded monthly. What is the effective rate of interest on Kim's account? Round to the nearest hundredth of a percent.

### Finance

Suppose a new company decides to raise a total of $200 million, with $100 million as common equity and $100 million as long-term debt. The debt can be mortgage bonds or debentures, but by an iron-clad provision in its charter, the company can never raise any additional debt ...

### AP Macroeconomics

3. You buy a certificate of deposit (CD) that pays a nominal rate of 12% annually. You have a tax rate of 25%, so if the interest on this CD is taxable (which it may not be) your after-tax nominal rate is (1 ñ 25%) • 12% = 9%. Since 10% equals .1, we can rewrite the ...

### FINANCE

5. Forecasting Interest Rates Assume the current interest rate on a one-year Treasury bond (1R1) is 5.00 percent, the current rate on a two-year Treasury bond (1R2) is 5.75 percent, and the current rate on a three-year Treasury bond (1R3) is 6.25 percent. If the unbiased ...

### FINANCE

7. Forecasting interest rates Assume the current interest rate on a one-year Treasury bond (1R1) is 5.50 percent, the current rate on a two-year Treasury bond (1R2) is 5.95 percent, and the current rate on a three-year Treasury bond (1R3) is 8.50 percent. If the unbiased ...

### Corporate Finance

Your best taxable investment opportunity has an EAR of 4%. You best tax-free investment opportunity has and EAR of 3%. If your tax rate is 30%, which opportunity provides the higher after-tax interest rate?

### FINANCE

Answer both questions A).The treasurer of a German firm has €5 million to invest for three months. The annual interest rate in the Germany is 4 percent: the interest rate in the United Kingdom is 2 percent. The spot rate of exchange is €1.1/£ and the three-month forward ...

### Finance for the Healthcare Professional

How does the frequency of interest compounding, regardless of the rate of interest or period of accumulation, affect the future value of any given amount?

### math

If you purchase an item for $1,263 at an interest rate of 9.8%, and you finance it for 1 year, how much is the amount of add-on interest? (Round your answer to the nearest dollar.)

### ALEGEBRA

If you purchase an item for $1,232 at an interest rate of 9.8%, and you finance it for 1 year, how much is the amount of add-on interest? (Round your answer to the nearest dollar.)

### algebra

If you purchase an item for 1,272 at an interest rate of 9.8%, and you finance it for 1 year, how much is the amount of add -on interest?(round your answer to nearest dollar.)

### math

If you purchase an item for $1,294 at an interest rate of 9.8%, and you finance it for 1 year, how much is the amount of add-on interest? (Round your answer to the nearest dollar.) $ 1

### math

If you purchase an item for $1,294 at an interest rate of 9.8%, and you finance it for 1 year, how much is the amount of add-on interest? (Round your answer to the nearest dollar.) $ 1

### math

If you purchase an item for $1,242 at an interest rate of 9.8%, and you finance it for 1 year, how much is the amount of add-on interest? (Round your answer to the nearest dollar.)

### finance

Your best taxable investment opportunity has an EAR of 4%. Your best tax-free investment opportunity has an EAR of 3%. If your tax rate is 30%, which opportunity provides the higher after-tax interest rate?

### Finance

Your best taxable investment opportunity has an EAR of 4%. You best tax free investment opportunity has an EAR of 3%. If your tax rate is 30%, which opportunity provides the higher after tax interest rate?

### Finance

Find the finance charge in the open end charge account. Assume interest calculated is on the unpaid balance of the account Unpaid balance $611.80 Monthly interest rate 1.1%

### finance

If you invested $1000 today at a rate of 5% for five years, and periodically you withdrew the interest earned, what type of interest is calculated for during the term of the investment?

### Math Personal Finance

Assume a 30-month CD purchased for pays simple interest at an annual rate of 5.5%. How much total interest does it earn? What is the balance at maturity?

### Finance

Assume a 30-month CD purchased for pays simple interest at an annual rate of 5.5%. 1. How much total interest does it earn? 2. What is the balance at maturity? (2 decimal places)

### finance

What is the relationship between an interest rate and a discount rate in time value of money calculations?

### Math Personal Finance

Assume a 30-month CD purchased for $4000 pays simple interest at an annual rate of 5.5%. How much total interest does it earn? What is the balance at maturity?

### Finance

A bond that has a $1,00 par value (face value)and a contract or coupon interest rate of 10.1 percent. Interest payment are $50.50 and are paid semiannually. The bonds have a current value $1,125 and will mature in 10years. The firms marginal tax rate is 34 percent.

### Finance

A bond that has a $1,00 par value (face value)and a contract or coupon interest rate of 10.1 percent. Interest payment are $50.50 and are paid semiannually. The bonds have a current value $1,125 and will mature in 10years. The firms marginal tax rate is 34 percent.

### Finance

What is the effective annual rate on a certificate of deposit that promises to pay interest at a 6.6 percent rate, compounded monthly?

### Health care finance

John Doe is in the 40 percent tax bracket. He is considering investing in HCA bonds that carry a 12 percent interest rate. A. What is his after-tax interest rate on the bonds?

### Business finance

anthony has decided to purchase a $19000 car. he plans to put 20% down toward the purchase and to finance the rest at a 6.8% interest rate for 4 years. find the monthly payment

### economic

supposes that a borrower and a lender agree on the nominal interest rate to be paid on a loan. Then inflation turns out to be higher than they both expectedInflation during the 1970s was much higher than most people had expected when the decade began.How did this affect ...

### Finance

Bill Seeker bought a boat costing $8500 with $1500 down, the balance plus add-on interest to be paid in 36 monthly installments. If the add-on interest rate was 18% find A. the total interest charged. b. the monthly payment, to the nearest dollar

### Real Estate Finance

A $100,000, 30 year fixed rate mortgage at 8% interest has monthly principal and interest payments of $733.76. What is the loan balance after the first payment?

### Finance

Bond with $1000 par value and a contract interest rate of 10.8%. Bonds current market rate is $1123 and matures in 10 years. Marginal tax rate is 34%. What is the cost of capital from this bond debt?

### Finance

you have contacted a number of dearlerships to determine the best interest rate on a new car loan, dealship quoted a 5 year, 10% loan in the amount of $35,000 that will require monthly payments. What is the monthly loan payment. And what will the loan effective annual interest...

### Finance

you have contacted a number of dearlerships to determine the best interest rate on a new car loan, dealship quoted a 5 year, 10% loan in the amount of $35,000 that will require monthly payments. What is the monthly loan payment. And what will the loan effective annual interest...

### Finance

you have contacted a number of dearlerships to determine the best interest rate on a new car loan, dealship quoted a 5 year, 10% loan in the amount of $35,000 that will require monthly payments. What is the monthly loan payment. And what will the loan effective annual interest...

### Finance

you have contacted a number of dearlerships to determine the best interest rate on a new car loan, dealship quoted a 5 year, 10% loan in the amount of $35,000 that will require monthly payments. What is the monthly loan payment. And what will the loan effective annual interest...

### math

marla earned $400.00 interest over 2 years on a $4000.00 investment. jovita earned $960.00 interest over 4 yars on her $ 6000.00 investment. Who had the higher rate of interest?

### Math

Business and finance. Ms. Jordan has been given a loan of $2,500 for 1 year. If the interest charged is $275, what is the interest rate on the loan?

### Finance

Suppose that five years ago Cisco Systems sold a 15-year bond issue that had a $1,000 par value and a 7 percent coupon rate. Interest is paid semiannually. a. If the going interest rate has risen to 10 percent, at what price would the bonds be selling today? b. Suppose that ...

### tsu

Mortgage lenders base the mortgage interest rate they offer you on your credit rating. This makes it financially critical to maintain a credit score of 700 or higher. How much more interest would you pay on a $195,000 home if you put 20% down and financed the remaining with a ...

### MATH

Mortgage lenders base the mortgage interest rate they offer you on your credit rating. This makes it financially critical to maintain a credit score of 700 or higher. How much more interest would you pay on a $195,000 home if you put 20% down and financed the remaining with a ...

### MATH

Mortgage lenders base the mortgage interest rate they offer you on your credit rating. This makes it financially critical to maintain a credit score of 700 or higher. How much more interest would you pay on a $195,000 home if you put 20% down and financed the remaining with a ...

### MATH

Mortgage lenders base the mortgage interest rate they offer you on your credit rating. This makes it financially critical to maintain a credit score of 700 or higher. How much more interest would you pay on a $195,000 home if you put 20% down and financed the remaining with a ...

### MATH

Mortgage lenders base the mortgage interest rate they offer you on your credit rating. This makes it financially critical to maintain a credit score of 700 or higher. How much more interest would you pay on a $195,000 home if you put 20% down and financed the remaining with a ...

### Math

Mortgage lenders base the mortgage interest rate they offer you on your credit rating. This makes it financially critical to maintain a credit score of 700 or higher. How much more interest would you pay on a $195,000 home if you put 20% down and financed the remaining with a ...

### math

Mortgage lenders base the mortgage interest rate they offer you on your credit rating. This makes it financially critical to maintain a credit score of 700 or higher. How much more interest would you pay on a $195,000 home if you put 20% down and financed the remaining with a ...

### Math

Mortgage lenders base the mortgage interest rate they offer you on your credit rating. This makes it financially critical to maintain a credit score of 700 or higher. How much more interest would you pay on a $195,000 home if you put 20% down and financed the remaining with a ...

### Finance

Kim Davis is in the 40% personal tax bracket. She is considering investing in HCA (taxable) bonds that carry a 12% interest rate. a. What is her after-tax yield (interest rate) on the bonds? b. Suppose Twin Cities Memorial has issued tax exempt bonds that have an interest rate...

### Business Math

Mortgage lenders base the mortgage interest rate they offer you on your credit rating. This makes it financially critical to maintain a credit score of 700 or higher. How much more interest would you pay on a $193,000 home if you put 20% down and financed the remaining with a ...

### Finance

"The value of outstanding bonds change whenever the going rate of interest changes. In general, short-term interest rates are more volatile than long-term interest rates. Therefore, short-term bond prices are more sensitive to interest rate changes than are long-term bond ...

### COM155

Write two paragraphs about how interest rates affect our purchasing decisions. High interest rates make us stop and think, do we need this item? Is it a necessity? When interest rates are high people tend to finance things less. Why pay a lot in interest when you can just save...

### chemistry

What is the rate of disappearance of dinitrogen pentoxide between 100 s and 200 s? Is this rate higher or lower than the rate from 0 s to 100 s that you calculated in part c? As the reaction takes place, what happens to [N2O5]? In general, does a higher concentration of ...

### math

the total amount of interest on this loan of $6000 for 150 days is $210.50. what is the rate of interest on this loan? If not compounded, or simple interest, then Interest=Principal(rateinterest)*time Here time is 5/12 of a year, you are given the interest and principle. ...

### Finance

A 12-year bond has an annual coupon rate of 9%. The coupon rate will remain fixed until the bond matures. The bond has a yield to maturity of 7%. Which of the following statements is CORRECT? (Points: 4) The bond is currently selling at a price below its par value. If market ...

### Finance

The CFO of your company has asked you to review an interest rate hedging proposal that aims to help reduce the organization’s interest expenses. Your review indicates that the organization has available $30MM in cash immediately, with a specific amortization table on paying ...

### math/Finance

I want to know the formula to use 1. A 120-day simple discount promissory note for $12,000 with a simple discount rate of 9% was signed on July 14. It was discounted on August 30 at 9.5%. Find the proceeds at the time of the sale. 2. 8. A $15,000 T-bill is purchased at a 3.85...

### Math Finance

Word problem asks to find rate of interest on a monthly deposit for a sinking fund that is needed to produce 130,000 in 20 years. I applied the model, (fv/pv)^1/t -1 I use n/t if compounding yearly, quaterly, etc. No matter what I've tried I can't produce the interest rate ...

### Personal Finance

If overall interest rates in the economy rise, a corporate bond with a fixed interest rate will generally: A. increase in value. B. decrease in value. C. remain unchanged. D. become worthless. B?

### math

a formula for calculating simple interest is I = Pr, were I is the interest earned in dollars, P is the principal or original investment, and r is the fixed rate of interest. If the amount of interest earned is $2.25 and the interest rate is 3%, what is P?

### Finance

Rancher Rick purchased an additional 80 acres of hay ground to produce hay for his Angus herd. He paid $700/acre. He paid $20,000 down and took out a 10 year loan with interest calculated using add-on interest for the rest of the cost of the land. Assume annual payments and 5...

### HealthCare Finance Bonds

John Doe is in the 40 percent personal tax bracket. He is considering investing in HCA bonds that carry a 12 percent interest rate. a. What is his after-tax yield (interest rate) on the bonds? b. Suppose Twin Cities Memorial Hospital has issued tax-exempt bonds that have an ...

### Finance

The yield curve is typically _____________, meaning that the annualized interest is higher for debt securities with longer terms to maturity. A. Upward B. vertical C. Downward D. Horizontal

### business finance

value of outstanding bond changes whenever the going rate of interest changes in general short term interest rates are more volatile than long term interest rates. therefore short term bond prices are more sensitive to interest rate changes than are long term bond prices.is ...