# stocks

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### Math For Business

A man has decided to invest at most $90,000 in securities in the form of corporate stocks. He has three options: blue chip stocks he assumes will yield a 6% return, growth stocks @ 12%, and speculative stocks @ 20%. No more than 25% of his investment should be in growth and ...

### Algebra

If 1/8 is invested in US stocks and 1/10 invested in japanses stocks and 1/5 invested in european stocks the how much is invested in municipal bonds? How do I figure out this problem?

### MATH for Business

Linear Programming-Investment Strategy Invest at most $90,000 in securities in the form of corporate stocks. Options into three groups of stocks: blue-chip stocks will yield 3% return (dividends and capital appreciation) within a year, growth stocks will yield 10% return ...

### math

I have a question and I have read and read and cant comprend how to figure the problem. a girl has 1/5 of her portfolio in us stocks and 1/8 in euro stocks and 1/10 in japanese stocks the rest is in municipal bonds. what percent is in muncipal bonds and what fraction is in ...

### Business

Which of the following are considered debt investments? Treasury bills Stocks Collectibles Cars Is it stocks?

### Math

The management of a private investment club has a fund of $114,000 earmarked for investment in stocks. To arrive at an acceptable overall level of risk, the stocks that management is considering have been classified into three categories: high-risk, medium-risk, and low-risk. ...

### algebra

Helen has 1/5 of her prorfolio in U.S. stocks, 1/8 of her porfolio in European stocks, and 1/10 of her porfolio in Japanese stocks. The remainder is invested in muicipal bonds. What fraction of her porfolio is invested in municipal bonds? What percent is invested in munipal ...

### linear equation

john invested $4000 into stocks(s) and bonds(b). The stocks earned 7% interest. the bonds earned 9% interest. if the investment earned $300, how much money did john have in stocks and bonds. my question- how do I write this formula so I can find the answer

### Accounting please help in homework

The overall (weighted average) cost of capital is composed of a weighted average of : a)The cost of common equity and the cost of debt b)The cost of common equity and the cost of preferred stock c)The cost of preferred stock and the cost of debt d)The cost of common equity, ...

### accounting

The overall (weighted average) cost of capital is composed of a weighted average of : a)The cost of common equity and the cost of debt b)The cost of common equity and the cost of preferred stock c)The cost of preferred stock and the cost of debt d)The cost of common equity, ...

### statistics

Suppose that the percentage returns for a given year for all stocks listed on the New York Stock Exchange are approximately normally distributed with a mean of 12.4 percent and a standard deviation of 20.6 percent. Consider drawing a random sample of n= 5 stocks from the ...

### Statistics

Suppose that the percentage returns for a given year for all stocks listed on the New York Stock Exchange are approximately normally distributed with a mean of 12.4 percent and a standard deviation of 20.6 percent. Consider drawing a random sample of n= 5 stocks from the ...

### stocks

Hi, I would like to invest in stocks or have a diversified portofolio , but i don't know where to start. Am a beginner so i just want something for beginner. Thanks

### 8th gr algebra

joan invested some money in bonds at 6% and $8000 less that in stocks at 5% .her total intrest is $1690. how much was invested in stocks? help please.

### Finance

Using the data in the following table, estimate (a) he average return and volatility for each stock, (b) the covariance between the stocks, and (c) the correlation between these two stocks.

### Finance question

Suppose CAPM is true. You are considering investing in an equally weighted portfolio of two stocks, A and B. The betas of these stocks to the market factor are 1.10 and 0.80, respectively. The total return volatilities of stocks A and B are σA=0.20 and σB=0.18, and ...

### FINANCE

Assume the returns from holding small-company stocks are normally distributed. Also assume the average annual return for holding the small-company stocks for a period of time was 16.5 percent and the standard deviation of those stocks for the period was 32.5 percent. Use the ...

### Algebra 1

A person invested $20,000 in stocks and bonds. Her investment in bonds is $4,000 more than one third her investment in stocks. How much did she invest in stocks? How much did she invest in bonds?

### buisness finance

Series Average return Standard Deviation Large-company stocks 10.7 % 19.3 % Small-company stocks 16.4 33.0 Long-term corporate bonds 6.2 8.4 Long-term government bonds 6.1 9.4 Intermediate-term government bonds 5.6 5.7 U.S. Treasury bills 3.8 3.1 Inflation 3.1 4.2 What range ...

### Math stocks

please explian thanks :) when talking about stocks the word proceeds refers to the amount of money that the borrower receives at the time a discounted note is made. (thats what I think anyways) but the trouble is I need to pick from these choices... 1. the fee the stockbroker ...

### algebra

A person invested 20,000$ in stocks and bonds. Her investment in bonds is 5,000$ more than half her investment in stocks. How much did she invest in stocks? how much did she invest in bonds?

### Economics

What are stocks called in the largest and strongest companies? And What are stocks that come from very small companies that are long shots called? Blue Chip

### Algebra

A stock broker has $200,000 to invest in stocks and bonds. She wants to invest at least $100,000 in stocks and at least $50,000 in bonds. If stocks have an annual yield of 9% and bonds have an annual yield of 7% how much should she invest in each to maximize her income? Find ...

### algebra 2

Suppose that you have received an unexpected inheritance of $36,000. You have decided to invest the money by placing some of the money in stocks and some in bonds. To diversify, you decided that five times the amount in bonds should equal three times the amount invested in ...

### Math

Suppose that 34% of the people who inquire about investments at a certain brokerage firm end up investing in stocks, 30% end up investing in bonds, and 35% end up investing in stocks or bonds (or both). What is the probability that a person who inquires about investments at ...

### personal finance

Juan has received $50,000 in a divorce settlement and is trying to decide how to invest it.He has looked at stocks but knows that some stocks have lost a lot of value for their owners recently.What aspect of investing is he most concerned about? a)risk b)return c)...

### investing

You have a fairly large portfolio of U.S. stocks and bonds. You meet a financial planner at a social gathering who suggests that you diversify your portfolio by investing in emerging market stocks. Discuss whether the correlation results in Exhibit 3.10 support this suggestion.

### Corporate Finance

I am looking at a stock whose price is $45.00. I want a return of at least 8% and I expect to hold the stock for 5 years and expect the stock to reach $60. The stocks beta is 1.25. Calculate the stocks PV. Should I buy the stock?

### Business Management

Describe briefly the major types of expenditure which are likely to be incurred by a business in maintaining its stocks. Describe those cost, which can be considerable, what reasons might businesses have for maintaining stocks?

### Algebra

A stock market analyst was investigating the trends of two independent stocks and was surprised to see that both stocks were at the same unit value after a 12 month period. He knew that both stocks had started at the same value but had undergone different trends over the past ...

### Statstics

Let x be a random variable representing dividend yield of Australian bank stocks. We may assume that x has a normal distribution with \alpha =2.3% A random sample of 18 Australian bank stocks has a sample mean of x bar = 6.1%. For the entire Australian stock market, the mean ...

### statistics

Suppose that the percentage returns for a given year for all stocks listed on the new york stock exchange are approximately normally distributed with a mean of 12.4 percent and a standard deviation of 20.6 percent. Consider drawing a random sample of n=5 stocks from the ...

### accounting

You can invest in 10 corporate bonds paying 7 percent interest 20 conservative stocks that pay substantial dividends(typically 5 percent of the stock price every year) and 30 growth oriented-technology stocks that pay no dividends. Analyze each alternative and select one.

### statistics

Let x be a random variable representing dividend yield of Australian bank stocks. We may assume that x has a normal distribution with A random sample of 17 Australian bank stocks has a sample mean of For the entire Australian stock market, the mean dividend yield is Do these ...

### Statistics

4. Let X be a random variable representing dividend yield of Australian bank stocks. We may assume that x has a normal distribution with A random sample of 19 Australian bank stocks has a sample mean of For the entire Australian stock market, the mean dividend yield is Do ...

### statistics

Let x be a random variable representing dividend yield of Australian bank stocks. We may assume that x has a normal distribution with sigma =2.3%. A random sample of 17 Australian bank stocks has a sample mean of x bar 7.74%. For the entire Australian stock market, the mean ...

### finance

Use the capital-asset pricing model to predict the returns next year of the following stocks, if you expect the return to holding stocks to be 12 percent on average, and the interest rate on three-month T-bills will be two percent. Calculate a stock with a beta of -0.3, 0.7, ...

### bUSINESS

I NEED HELP TO FIND PENNY STOCKS AT NASDAQ. Penny stocks usually sell for less than $1.00 a share -- although some investors consider any stock selling for less than $5.00 a share a penny stock. Please check with your instructor to see how s/he wants you to define a penny ...

### Finance

we have two stocks Stock A and Stock B, Both stocks have the same expected rate of return 11%, but have different Standard Deviation 12%, and 20% respectively. based on the information above can we conclude that any rational risk-averse investor will add stock A to a well ...

### Grammar

Solution-dependence-alternative (find) Answer:alternative and dependence Resources-technology-stocks(deplete) Answer:Resources and stocks Now is it correct ??

### probability

A stock market analyst figures the probabilities that two related stocks, A and B, will go up in price. She finds the probability that A will go up to be 0.6 and the probability that both stocks will go up to be 0.4 What should be her estimate of the probability that stock B ...

### Finance

Consider the following two, completely separate, economies. Te expected return and volatility of all stocks in both economies is the same. In the first economy, all stocks move together- in good times all prices rise together and in bad times they all fall together. In the ...

### calculating BETA

I am having the most trouble with this. Any help or direction would be greatly appreciated. 1) You own a portfolio equally invested in a risk-free asset and two stocks. If one of the stocks has a beta of 1.7 and the total portfolio is equally as risky as the market, the beta ...

### Coporate finance

Consider the following two, completely separate, economies. The expected return violatility of all stocks in both economies is the same. In the first economy, all stocks move together-in good times all prices rise together and in bad times they all fall together. In the second...

### Business

One of your relatives has come into a significant amount of money recently, and wants to invest $100,000 dollars in a stock which is listed either on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) or the NASDAQ. This relative has asked you to recommend three stocks, and will choose from ...

### 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 ...

### accounting

Mr. and Mrs. Garcia have a total of $ 100,000 to be invested in stocks, bonds, and a money market account.The stocks have a rate of return of 12%/ year, while the bonds and the money market account pay 8% and 4%/ year, respec-tively. They have stipulated that the amount ...

### personal finance

Brenda has received a $10,000 gift from her mother and is trying to decide how to invest it.She thinks she would like to invest it in stocks because she knows that stocks have been earning about 10%rate of interest over the last several years.What aspect of investing is Brenda...

### Math

Someone please help me, I do not understand how to solve this problem: Let x be a random variable representing dividend yield of bank stocks. We may assume that x has a normal distribution with σ = 2.0%. A random sample of 10 bank stocks gave the following yields (in percents...

### investment

Would you expect the required rate rate of returns for a U.S investor in U.S common stocks to be the same as the required rate of return on Japanese common stocks? what factors would determine the require rate of return for stocks in these countries? Invstors demand a higher ...

### Finance

Which of the following would be considered the highest risk portfolio? A. A portfolio made up of 20% savings accounts, 50% mutual funds, and 30% bonds. B.A portfolio made up of 40% mutual funds, 40% Treasury bonds, and 10% stocks. c.A portfolio made up of 60% stocks, 30% ...

### math

2. Let X be a random variable representing the dividend yield of Australian bank stocks. We may assume that X has a normal distribution with Now, suppose we wish to test the null hypothesis that against the alternative that using a level of significance of ƒÑ = .05. To do so...

### Statistics

3. Let X be a random variable representing the dividend yield of Australian bank stocks. We may assume that X has a normal distribution with Now, suppose we wish to test the null hypothesis that against the alternative that using a level of significance of ƒÑ = .05. To do so...

### finance

Smart, sophisticated investors don't usually put much money in mutual funds. Some buy on margin and borrow from their brokers. Investment advisors usually appeal to less sophisticated investors. Breadth of market shows which stocks are advancing and which are declining. Stocks...

### investments

Smart, sophisticated investors don't usually put much money in mutual funds. Some buy on margin and borrow from their brokers. Investment advisors usually appeal to less sophisticated investors. Breadth of market shows which stocks are advancing and which are declining. Stocks...

### Finance

You were hired as a consultant to Giambono Company, whose capital structure is 40% debt, 15% preferred stocks, and 45% common stock equity. The after-tax cost of debt is 6.00%, the cost of preferred stocks is 7.50%, and the cost of common stock equity is 13.00%. What is its WACC?

### math

6. In a survey of 100 people, 73 owned only stocks. Six of the people invested in both stocks and bonds. How many people owned bonds only? This is what I did: 73+6=79 100-79=21

### math investment

8. (TCO A) You can tax shelter only one-half of your retirement savings. You want to invest one-half of your savings in bonds and one-half in stocks. How much of the bonds and how much of the stocks should you allocate to the tax sheltered investment? (Points : 5...

### finance

The countries of Stabilato and Variato have the following average returns and standard deviations for their stocks, bond, and short-term government securities. What range of returns should you expect to earn 95 percent of the time for each asset class if you invested in ...

### Finance

You hold a diversified portfolio consisting of a $10,000 investment in each of 15 different common stocks (i.e., your total investment is $150,000). The portfolio beta is equal to 1.1 . You have decided to sell one of your stocks which has a beta equal to 0.9 for $10,000. You ...

### Math

Question An investor puts $15,000 into each of four stocks, labeled A, B, C, and D. The table shown below contains the means and standard deviations of the annual returns of these four stocks. Stock Mean Annual Return Standard Deviation of Annual Return A 0.15 0.05 B 0.18 0.07...

### finace

15. Suppose that the following version of the APT is a good model of rick in the stock market. Consider three factors: the stock market’s excess return in percentage points, the change over the last year in the price of oil in dollars, and the spread between 10 year treasury...

### Credit and Taxes

Calculate the after tax yields on the foregoing investments, assuming the Brittens have a 28% marginal tax rate (based on Public Law 108-27, The Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2003). Municipal bonds expected annual yield = 5%. High Growth common stocks ...

### Probabilities

An investor has $20,000 to invest in stocks. She can buy blue chip or specu- lative stocks. If the market goes up the blue chips will pay o® $30,000 and speculative will pay o® $50,000. If the market goes down, the blue chips will pay o® $10,000 and speculative will pay o...

### stats

A manufacturing process has 100 customer orders to fill. Each order requires one component part that is purchased from a supplier. However, typically, 2% of the components are identified as defective, and the components can be assumed to be independent. a. If the manufacturer ...

### stocks

When IBM announces its intention to split its stock, let us say a split of 2:1, the news is interpreted as reducing the volatility of the DJ30, and it sometimes leads to an increase in the IBM share price, adjusted for the split. Explain the possible reasons for both effects, ...

### finance

5. Consider the following stocks, all of which will pay a liquidating dividend in a year and nothing in the interim: Market Capitalization ($ million) Expected Liquidating Dividend ($ million) Beta Stock A 800 1000 0.77 Stock B 750 1000 1.46 Stock C 950 1000 1.25 Stock D 900 ...

### Math

Stock Market History a. What was the average rate of return on large U.S. common stocks from 1900 to 2001? b. What was the average risk premium on large stocks? C. What was the standard deviation of returns on the market portfolio? a. Which index? Inflation adjusted or not? b...

### Math

formulate but do not solve the linear programming problem. Tracy has at most $200,000 to invest in stocks,bonds, and money-market funds. She expects anual yields of 15%, 10%, and 8%, respectively, on these investments. If Tracy wants at least $50,000 to be invested in money-...

### Finance

A portfolio consists of three stocks. The weight, expected rate of return and systematic risk for each stock are provided in the following table. Stock Investments Expected return A $7,500 20% B $10,000 15% C $2,500 10% Beta 1.5 1 0.9 a) Calculate the weights invested in ...

### finance (bonds vs. perferred stock)

Corporations prefer bonds to preferred stock for financing their operations because A. preferred stocks require a dividend B. bond interest rates change with the economy while stock dividends remain constant C. the after-tax cost of debt is less than the cost of preferred ...

### Finance

How are bonds safer than stocks

### economics

where do stocks go after being sold

### 10th grade

why do they go public and sell stocks in their company

### Economics

What are good stocks to invest in besides apple?

### Finance

Mr Joe is trying to plan for retirement in 10 years, and currently he has RM150,000 in a saving account and RM250,000 in common stocks. In addition, Mr Joe plans to add to his savings by depositing RM8,000 per year at the end of each year for the last 5 years until retirement...

### costing

what are major types of expenditure associated in maintaining stocks.

### math

when disucssing stocks the term stock yiels refers to the

### HELP 9

The shares of a company A. Stocks B. Bonds C. Executive D. Assistant I GOT A

### Vocab

Valuable Goods A. Finances B. Records C. Stocks D. Commodities C

### Business Statistics

1. Suppose that the mean of the annual return for common stocks from 1950 to 2012 was 9.4%, and the standard deviation of the annual return was 17.5%. Suppose also that during the same 62-year time span, the mean of the annual return for long-term government bonds was 4.6...

### Personal Finance

What is the risk and return on stocks, bonds, and mutual funds? Thanks

### history

what is it where individuals control a mother company buy buying up stocks in this_____.

### Business

Which of the following are considered debt investments? Treasury bills Stocks Collectibles Cars

### math

Stocks are always quoted in A. quarter lots. B. quarters of a dollar. C. decimals. D. percents. B?

### Math

Stocks are always quoted in A. quarter lots. B. quarters of a dollar. C. decimals. D. percents. c?

### financial management

Is it possible to construct a portfolio of stocks that has an expected return equal to the riskfree rate?

### stock market

If i invested 10,000 on 50 stocks that were 210.93 each, then the price of each went up to 217.00 each. How much did I earn?

### accounting

Constant growth model. Here are data on two stocks, bth of which have discount rate of 15%.

### Business

What is a good exit strategy for investing? After what percentage increase or decrease should you sell your stocks and why?

### economics

what would be two really great stocks to pick for a stock market game? or do you know of a useful website i could visit?

### English

Please pick the right analogies: thermometer : Heat :: A. Monograph : book B. Barograph : stocks C. Seismograph : tremors D. Telegraph : sound

### social studies

What are examples of ownership investments? Select all that apply. A. Stocks B. Bonds C. Savings account D. Fine art collection

### Technical Writing

How should a 22-year old who just inherited $50,000 divide her investments between stocks, bonds, CDs, and money market?

### Social Studies 8 PLEASE HELP!

What did King James I grant to groups of merchants to organize settlements in an area in America? A)Stocks B)Compacts C)Pledges*** D)Charters

### personal finace

Bernie and Pam Britten are a young married couple beginning careers and establishing a household. They will each make about $50,000 next year and will have accumulated about $40,000 to invest. They now rent an apartment but are considering purchasing a condominium for $100,000...

### Business Management

Describe the major types of expenditure which are likely to be incurred by a business in maintaining its stocks

### Business

if i were to buy stocks in Canada, what company should i buy it for?

### credit and taxes

Savings account in a commercial bank-expected annual yield = 3%. High-growth common stocks-expected annual increase in market value = 10%; expected dividend yield = 0. That looks like an amendment/correction to your previous question, and may explain the unrealistic 10% yield ...