A speculator sells a stock short for $50 a share. The company pays a $2 annual cash dividend. After a year has passed the seller cover a short position of $42. What is the percentage return on the position (excluding

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  1. Math

    Gwen owns 357 shares of common stock in a software company. The software company recently paid a cash dividend of $3.75 per share. If the current price of the stock is $14.75, what is the dividend yield of the stock? 25.42% 2.54% 1.27% 12.71% ????

  2. Math

    Part 1. A stock is selling today for $40 per share. At the end of the year, it pays a dividend of $2 per share and sells for $44. What is the total rate of return on the stock? What are the dividend yield and capital gains yield? Part 2. Suppose the

  3. Algebra

    Norman and Suzanne own 42 shares of a fast food restaurant stock and 66 shares of a toy company stock. At the close of the markets on a particular day in​ 2004, their stock portfolio consisting of these two stocks was worth ​$1944.00. The closing price

  4. investments

    In 2004, Montpellier inc.issued a $100 par value preferred stock that pays a 9% annual dividend. Due to changes in the overall economy and in the company's financial condition investors ar now requiring a 10% return. What price would you be willing to pay

  5. Finance

    Metallica Bearings, Inc., is a young start-up company. No dividends will be paid on the stock over the next nine years because the firm needs to plow back its earnings to fuel growth. The company will pay a $14 per share dividend in 10 years and will

  6. Finance Math

    Maytag Company earns $4.80 per share. Today the stock is trading at $59.25. The company pays an annual dividend of $1.40. Calculate (a) the price-earnings ratio (round to the nearest whole number) and (b) the yield on the stock (to the nearest tenth

  7. Algebra 2

    Tracey is contemplating the purchase of 100 shares of a stock selling for 15 per share. The stock pays no dividends. Her broker says that the stock will be worth 20 per share in 2 years. What is the annual rate of return on this investment?

  8. corporate finance

    National Health Corporation (NHC) has a cumulative preferred stock issue outstanding, which has a stated annual dividend of $9 per share. The company has been losing money and has not paid preferred dividends for the last five years. There are 360,000

  9. Finance

    Cascade Mining Company expects its earnings and dividends to increase by 7 percent per year over the next six years and then to remain relatively constant thereaft er. Th e fi rm currently (that is, as of year 0) pays a dividend of $5 per share. Determine

  10. Finance

    National Health Corporation (NHC) has a cumulative preferred stock issue outstanding, which has a stated annual dividend of $8 per share. The company has been losing money and has not paid preferred dividends for the last five years. There are $350,000

  11. Real reverse Nominal Returns

    You purchase 100 shares of stock for $40 a share. The stock pays a $2 per share dividend at year-end. What is the rate of return on your investment for these end-of-year stock prices? What is your real (inflation-adjusted) rated of return? Assume an

  12. FInance

    Most corporations pay quarterly dividends on their common stock rather than annual dividends. Barring any unusual circumstances during the year, the board raises, lowers, or maintains the current dividend once a year and then pays this dividend out in

  13. Finance

    Calculating Cost of Equity. The Lo Tech Co. just issued a divident of $2.20 per share on its common stock. The company is expected to maintain a constant 6 percent growth rate in its dividends indefinitely. If the stock sells for $43 a share, what is the

  14. math

    An investor purchases 75 shares at 37.90 a share, holds the stock for 150 days, and then sells the stock for 41.20 a share. Find the annual interest rate earned. principal under 3000 3000-10,000 over 10,000 commission 32+1.8% of principal 56+1% of

  15. math

    Tamara owns 595 shares of stock in a home appliance company. The value of the stocks is $12.75 per share. The company offers a 5:1 stock split. How many shares does Tamara own of the company after the stock split? Can someone help me other than saying

  16. umdnj

    A company has preferred stock that can be sold for $21 per share. The preferred stock pays an annual dividend of 3.5% based on a par value of $100. Flotation costs associated with the sale of preferred stock equal $1.25 per share. The company's marginal

  17. business math- check my answers please

    A share of perpetual preferred stock pays an annual dividend of $6 per share. If the investors require a 12% rate of return, what should be the price of this preferred stock? a. $57.25, b. $50.00, c. $62.38, $46.75, e. $41.64. I chose b. $50 because $50 x

  18. Business

    Based on this financial info where a company's Beta Year = 2008, the Company's commons stock = 0.85, the Risk-Free Rate of Return = 5%, and the Market Risk Premium = 6%. Use the dividend growth model to calculate the Company's Common Stock in 2008. Stock 1

  19. Finance

    Carter's preferred stock pays a dividend of $1.00 per quarter. If the price of the stock is $45.00, what is its nominal (not effective) annual rate of return?

  20. accounting

    Jones Company is authorized to issue 20,000 shares of no-par, $5 stated-value common stock and 5,000 shares of 9%, 100 par preferred stock. It enters into the following transaction: 1. Accepts a subscription contract to 7,000 shares of common stock at $42

  21. Fin 3oo

    The Lo Tech Co. just issued a dividend of $ 2.20 per share on its common stock. The company is expected to maintain a constant 6 percent growth rate in its dividends indefinitely. If the stock sells for $ 43 a share, what is the company’s cost of equity?

  22. math

    mary has outstanding preferred stock That pays a dividend of $4 per share and sells for $82 per share, with a floatation cost of $6 per share. What is the component cost for Coogly's preferred stock? What are the advantages and disadvantages of using

  23. Finance

    Suppose you know that a company’s stock currently sells for $54 per share and the required return on the stock is 9 percent. You also know that the total return on the stock is evenly divided between a capital gains yield and a dividend yield. If it’s

  24. math

    Your required rate of return on company XYZ's preferred stock is 12%. Their preferred stock pays a fixed annual dividend of $4. A share of XYZ preferred is valued at

  25. finance

    There is a preferred stock that pays a dividend of $5.00 at the end of each year. The stock sells for $60.00 a share. What is the oreferred stocks require rate of return?

  26. Math Finance

    At time zero you enter a short position in a forward contract on 1 share of the stock XYZ at the forward price of 10.00. Moreover, you buy one exotic derivative, with the same maturity as the forward contract, which pays to the holder exactly one share of

  27. Math

    At time zero you enter a short position in a forward contract on 1 share of the stock XYZ at the forward price of 10.00. Moreover, you buy one exotic derivative, with the same maturity as the forward contract, which pays to the holder exactly one share of

  28. 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 ______ percent 2) non constant

  29. MathematicalModels

    At time zero you enter a long position in a forward contract on 1 share of the stock XYZ at the forward price of 10.00. Moreover, you buy one exotic derivative, with the same maturity as the forward contract, which pays to the holder exactly one share of

  30. Finance

    Suppose you own a stock in a company. The current price per share is $25. Another company has just announced that it wants to buy your company and will pay $35 per share to acquire all the outstanding stocks. Your company’s management immediately begins

  31. Finance

    Sully Corp. currently has an EPS of $2.14, and the benchmark PE ratio for the company is 20. Earnings are expected to grow at 7.5 percent per year. What is the target stock price in 1 year? Assuming that the company pays no dividends, what is the implied

  32. finance

    Coogly Company is attempting to identify its weighted average cost of capital for the coming year and has hired you to answer some questions they have about the process. They have asked you to present this information in a PowerPoint presentation to the

  33. Financial Management

    Coogly Company is attempting to identify its weighted average cost of capital for the coming year and has hired you to answer some questions they have about the process. They have asked you to present this information in a PowerPoint presentation to the

  34. algebra

    The stock of Company A is valued at $18.20 per share. The company's earnings for one year amounted to $2.80 per share. If Company earned $3,360,000 in that year, what was the total value of its stock?

  35. finance

    Wheeler Corporation is planning to expand its business and needs $30,000,000. The company believes that a 12-year term loan can be negotiated with a bank at an annual rate of 10%. Alternatively, an investment banking firm has indicated that it is willing

  36. Finance

    The Seneca Maintenance Company currently (that is, as of year 0) pays a common stock dividend of $1.50 per share. Dividends are expected to grow at a rate of 11 percent per year for the next 4 years and then to continue growing thereafter at a rate of 5

  37. principles of finance

    You are considering the of xyz company's perpetual preferred stock, which pays a perpetual divend of $8 per. If the appropriate discount rate for this investment is 14%, what is the price of one share of this stock? Thank you. Preferred stock differs from

  38. Finance

    The Fridge-Air Company's preferred stock pays a dividend of $4.50 per share annually. If the required rate of return on comparable quality preferred stocks is 14 percent, calculate the value of Fridge-Air's preferred stock. What fomula to use?

  39. finance

    The owners’ equity accounts for Octagon Transnational are as follows: Common Stock [$2 par value] $20,000 Capital Surplus 360,000 Retained Earnings 1,173,000 Total owners’ equity $1,553,000 a. If Octagon’s stock currently sells for $50 per share and

  40. economics

    A speculator sells a stock short for $50 a share. The company pays a $2 annual cash dividend. After a year has passed the seller cover a short position of $42. What is the percentage return on the position (excluding the impact of any interest expense and

  41. finance

    A speculator sells a stock short for $55 a share. The company pays a $2 annual cash dividend. After a year has passed, the seller covers the short position at $45. What is the percentage return on the position (excluding the impact of any interest expense

  42. Finance

    A speculator sells a stock short for $70 a share. The company pays a $2 annual cash dividend. After a year has passed, the seller covers the short position at $60. What is the percentage return on the position (excluding the impact of any interest expense

  43. Fiance

    ABC stock sells for $22 bucks a share. The company wants to sell 20 year annual interest $1000 par value bonds. Each bond will have 75 warrants attached to it which is exercisable into one share of stock. The exercise price is $47.00. The stock sells for

  44. Finance

    You purchase XYZ company's perpetual preferred stock, which pays a perpetual annual dividend of $8 per share. If the appropriate discount rate for this investment is 14%, what is the price of one share of stock? Thank You! 8/.14 = 57.14

  45. principles of finance

    You are considering the purchase of XYZ Company's preferred stock, which pays a perpetual annual dividend of $8 per share. If the appropriate discount rate for this investment is the price of one share of syock? need a answer by tonight. Thank You!

  46. Finance

    Buy a stock for $35 a share, hold it for 3 years, and then sell it for $75 a share (the stock pays annual dividends of $2 a share).

  47. college business

    A company’s perpetual preferred stock currently trades at $80 per share and pays a $6.00 annual dividend per share. If the company were to sell a new preferred issue, it would incur a flotation cost of 4%. What would the cost of that capital be?

  48. finance

    A company’s perpetual preferred stock currently trades at $80 per share and pays a $6.00 annual dividend per share. If the company were to sell a new preferred issue, it would incur a flotation cost of 4%. What would the cost of that capital be?

  49. Finance

    An investor is thinking about buying some shares of a company at $ 75 a share. She expects the stock to rise to $ 115 a share over the next 3 years. During that time, she also expects to receive annual dividends at $ 4 a share. Assuming that the future

  50. Math Financa

    Stock in Country Road Industries has a beta of 0.8940. The market risk premium is 8.7 percent, and T-bills are currently yielding 4.8 percent. The company's most recent dividend was $1.8 per share, and dividends are expected to grow at a 5 percent annual

  51. investment

    eddy is considering a stock purchase. the stock pays constant annual dividend of $2.00 per share, and is currently trading at $20 . Eddy's required rate of return for this stock is 12%. should he buy this stock?

  52. investments

    eddy is considering a stock purchase. the stock pays constant annual dividend of $2.00 per share, and is currently trading at $20 . Eddy's required rate of return for this stock is 12%. should he buy this stock?

  53. bond valuation

    Bond valuation The Garraty Company has two bond issues outstanding. Both bonds pay $100 annual interest plus $1,000 at maturity. Bondf L has a maturity of 15 years, and Bond S a maturity of 1 year. a. What will the value of each of these bonds when the

  54. bond valuation

    Bond valuation The Garraty Company has two bond issues outstanding. Both bonds pay $100 annual interest plus $1,000 at maturity. Bondf L has a maturity of 15 years, and Bond S a maturity of 1 year. a. What will the value of each of these bonds when the

  55. finance

    If our company's bank loan has a 12 interest rate, what is our effective, after-tax interest cost? Assume the tax rate = 38% If our preferred stock is paying a contractual $1.85 annual dividend and has current market price of $13.50, what is our cost of

  56. Finance

    If our company's bank loan has a 12 interest rate, what is our effective, after-tax interest cost? Assume the tax rate = 38% If our preferred stock is paying a contractual $1.85 annual dividend and has current market price of $13.50, what is our cost of

  57. finance

    An investor is thinking about buying some shares of Computer Engines, Inc., at $60 a share. She expects the price of the stock to raise to $100 a share over the next 3 years. During that time, she also expects to receive annual dividends of $3 per share.

  58. math

    Shirley has $16,000 invested in Boeing and GE stock. The Boeing stock currently sells for $30 a share and the GE stock for $70 a share. If GE stock triples in value and Boeing stock goes up 50%, her stock will be worth $34,500. how many shares of each

  59. math

    Shirley has $16,000 invested in Boeing and GE stock. The Boeing stock currently sells for $30 a share and the GE stock for $70 a share. If GE stock triples in value and Boeing stock goes up 50%, her stock will be worth $34,500. how many shares of each

  60. finance

    the joseph company has a stock issue that pays a fixed dividend of 3.00 per share annually. Investors believe the normal rik-free rate is 4 percent and that this stock is 14 percent,and that this stock should have a risk premium of 6 percent

  61. Finance

    10. The following balance sheet extract relates to the ABC Company. Bonds Payable $1,600,000 Common Stock $5,000,000 Preferred Shares $2,550,000 Additional Information: i. The bonds are 8%, annual coupon bonds, with 9 years to maturity and are currently

  62. acct

    Business is going well for Email Designers. The board of directors of this family-owned company believes that Email Designers could earn an additional $1,000,000 income before interest and taxes by expanding into new markets. However, the $4,000,000 the

  63. Mathematical Finance

    Assume that the future dividends on a given stock S are known, and denote their discounted value at the present time t by D¯(t). For American call and put options values C(t) ,P(t), suppose we have that P(t)−D¯(t)−K>C(t)−S(t) Suppose you buy the

  64. 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 ______ percent 2) non constant

  65. finance

    cpu company currently pays a divdend of $2.50. dividends are expected to increase at the rate of $.25 per share for the next several years. determine the current rate of CPU's common stock to an investor who expects to be able to sell the stock for $35 per

  66. Finance

    Simtek currently pays a $2.50 dividend (D0) per share. Next year’s dividend is expected to be $3 per share. Aft er next year, dividends are expected to increase at a 9 percent annual rate for three years and a 6 percent annual rate thereaft er. a. What

  67. Accounting

    Olympic Theatre Inc. owns and operates movie theaters throughout Texas and California.Olympic Theatre has? declared the following annual dividends over a six-year period: 2003, $21,000; 2004, $50,000; 2005, $15,000; 2006, $80,000; 2007, $90,000; and 2008,

  68. economics

    An investor sells a stock short for $36 a share. A year later the investor cover the position at $30 a share. If the margin requirement is 60% what is the oercentage return earned on the investment? now assume the price is at $42 when the investor closes

  69. finance

    National Health Corporation (NHC) has a cumulative preferred stock issue outstanding, which has a stated annual dividend of $8 per share. The company has been losing money and has not paid preferred dividends for 5 years. There are 350,000 shares of

  70. Finance

    The Joseph Company has a stock issue that pays a fixed dividend of $3.00 per share annually. Investors believe the nominal risk-free rate is 4 percent and that this stock should have a risk premium of 6 percent. What should be the value of this stock? TO

  71. financial management

    Wheeler Corporation is planning to expand its business and needs $30,000,000. The company believes that a 12-year term loan can be negotiated with a bank at an annual rate of 10%. Alternatively, an investment banking firm has indicated that it is willing

  72. math

    A woman owns stock in two companies, company A and company B. She owns 79 shares of stock in company A. Each share of stock in company A is worth $12. Each share of stock in company B is worth $19. Write three equations to represent the total number of

  73. math

    Ramesh has 150 shares of par value 10 each of a company which pays annual dividend of 15% at such a price that he receives 10% on his investment.what is the market value of share

  74. Finance

    "An investor is proposing to buy shares in XYZ company. XYZ company is expected to an annual dividend of $2.50 per share. The current share price is $50.00. If the investor requires an annual rate of return of10%, what must the share price be in 1 yr?.

  75. investing

    new millenium company's stock sells at a P/E ratio of 21 times earnings. it is expected to pay dividends of $2 per share in each of the next 5 years and to generate an EPS of $5 i year 5. using the dividends-and-earnings model and a 12% discount rate,

  76. math

    can somone help me with this one , what equations do i have to use or what do i have to to inorder to see if this is possible Lori Morgan has $16,000 invested in Disney and Intel Stock. The Disney stock currently sells for $30 a share and Intel stock for

  77. MATH HELP

    Determine the annual dividend and the annual yield to the nearest hundredth of a percent. Ella Franklin owns 325 shares of ITA stock. Purchase price was 37.85 per share dividends are 1.11 per share

  78. Financial Management

    National Telephone and Telegraph Company common stock currently sells for $60 per share. NTT is expected to pay a $4 dividend during the coming year, and the price of the stock is expected to increase to $65 a year from now. Determine the expected

  79. Finance

    The Evanec Company’s next expected dividend, D_1, is $3.18; its growth rate is 6%; and its common stock now sells for $36.00. New stock (external equity) can be sold to net $32.40 per share. What is Evanec’s cost of retained earnings, r_s? What is

  80. Finance

    The Evanec Company’s next expected dividend, D_1, is $3.18; its growth rate is 6%; and its common stock now sells for $36.00. New stock (external equity) can be sold to net $32.40 per share. What is Evanec’s cost of retained earnings, r_s? What is

  81. maths

    Ramesh buys 150 shares of par value ` 10/- each of a company which pays annual dividend of 15% at such a price that he receives 10% on his investments. What is the market value of share?

  82. Finance

    Th e Seneca Maintenance Company currently (that is, as of year 0) pays a common stock dividend of $1.50 per share. Dividends are expected to grow at a rate of 11 percent per year for the next four years and then to continue growing thereaft er at a rate of

  83. accounting

    4. Suppose a Midwest telephone company and telegraph MTT company bond maturing in one year can be purchased today for $975 assuming that that the bond is held until maturity the investor will receive $1000 principal plus 6 percent interest that is 0.06x $

  84. Finance

    National Telephone and Telegraph (NTT) Company common stock currentyl sells for $60 per share. NTT is expected to pay $4 dividend during the coming year, and the price of the stock is expected to increase to $65 a year from now. Determine the expected

  85. Math

    A stock investor has $150,000 to invest in two stocks. APC Inc. sells for $39.80 per share and Unified Laboratories (UL) sells for $49.70 per share. Write an inequality that restricts an investment of x shares of APC, Inc. and y shares of UL.

  86. Algebra 1

    A stock investor has $150,000 to invest in two stocks. APC, Inc. sells for $39.80 per share and Unified Laboratories (UL)sells for $49.70 per share. Write an inequality that restricts an investment of x shares of APC, Inc. and y shares of UL

  87. Finance

    1.BAC is considering an issue of preferred stock. The dividends are 8.12% of the $25 par value. a.If the current price is $26.25 per share, what is the return on the preferred stock? b.Suppose the preferred stock will mature in 20 years. If the price is

  88. MATH HELP

    Determine the annual dividend and the annual yield to the nearest hundredth of a percent. Joyce buys 350 shares of KOW, Inc, that has a high of 42.50 per share and a low of 23.60. Last year the company paid annual dividends of $0.58 per share. (a) What is

  89. math

    Stock in a company is selling for $113/4 per share. If someone purchases $893 worth of stock in this company, how many shares did they get? please explain

  90. Unit 4 - Investing

    Compare a regular cash dividend with a periodic share repurchase. Which has greater appeal to you? Explain. Explain a stock dividend and further explain if you would perfer it to a cash dividend. What are stock splits and how desirable are they? Please

  91. Finance

    National Telephone and Telegraph (NTT) Company common stock currently sells for $60 per share. NTT is expected to pay a $4 dividend during the coming year, and the price of the stock is expected to increase to $65 a year from now. Determine the expected

  92. math 156

    Stock in a company is selling for $11 3/4 per share. if some one purchases $893 worth stock in this company, how many shares did they get? is it 209

  93. financial management

    If a person buys a share of stock for $60, receives a $5 dividend and one year later sells the stock for $70, what is their return?

  94. Accounting

    What is the value of a company stock if it grows at a supernormal rate of 18% for the first four years, and then slows down to a constant growth rate of 10%. The company just paid annual dividend of $2.00/share, and the rate of return on common stock (rcs)

  95. Math dividends

    please chck my answer thanks :) A company has dividend of $2,200,000. The company has $55,000 shares of common stock outstanding the dividends per share of common stock is... my answer is $400 per share

  96. Finance

    Question 2. 2. If an investor purchases a share of stock for $300, collects a dividend during the year equal to $35 a share, and sells the stock at the end of the year for $289, what is the investor’s return for the year? (Points : 1) 12.11% 8.30% 8.00%

  97. Finance

    The following balance sheet extract relates to the Allied Insurance Company Bonds Payable $1,000,000 Preferred Stock $2,000,000 Common Stock $3,000,000 Additional Information: 1. The bonds are 8%, annual coupon bonds, with 9 years to maturity and are

  98. Accounting

    BJK Company purchased 1000 shares of its own outstanding $10 par value common stock for $14 per share and then sold 400 shares six months later for $17 a share. Prepare the journal entries for the purchase of the stock and for the sale.

  99. Economics

    You buy 100 shares of stock at $4.00 per share. You receive one dividend of 10 cents per share. You sell the stock 1 year later for $5.50 per share. The fee for selling the stock is $15.00. What is the total profit you made on the entire transaction?

  100. investments

    my broker recommends that i purchase a stock for $60.00. stock pays $2.40 in annual dividends and expects to grow 8%/year. Is this a good buy?

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