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1. Fingen's 16-year, $1,000 par value bonds pay 14 percent interest annually. The market price of the bonds is $1,150 and the market's required yield to maturity on a comparable-risk bond is 13 percent.

**a. Compute the bond's yield to maturity.**

**b. Determine the value of the bond to you, given your
required rate of return.**

**c. Should you purchase the bond?**

2. A bond that matures in 18 years has a $1,000 par value. The annual coupon interest rate is 11 percent and the market's required yield to maturity on a comparable-risk bond is16 percent.

**What would be the value of this bond if it paid
interest annually?**

**What would be the value of this bond if it paid
interest semiannually?**

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Fingen's 16-year, $1,000 par value bonds pay 13 percent
interest annually. The market price of the bonds is $1,140 and
the market's required yield to maturity on a comparable-risk bond
is 10 percent. a. Compute the bond's yield to maturity.
b. Determine the value of the bond to you, given your required
rate of return. c. Should you purchase the bond?

Fingen's 14-year, $1,000 par value bonds pay 9 percent
interest annually. The market price of the bonds is $1,100 and
the market's required yield to maturity on a comparable-risk bond
is 10 percent.
a. Compute the bond's yield to maturity.
b. Determine the value of the bond to you, given your required
rate of return.
c. Should you purchase the bond?

Fingen's 14-year, $1,000 par value bonds pay 14 percent
interest annually. The market price of the bonds is $1,110 and the
market's required yield to maturity on a comparable-risk bond is
11 percent.
a. Compute the bond's yield to maturity.
b. Determine the value of the bond to you, given your required
rate of return.
c. Should you purchase the bond?

Fingen's 15-year, $1,000 par value bonds pay 11 percent
interest annually. The market price of the bonds is $1,070 and
the market's required yield to maturity on a comparable-risk bond
is 12 percent.
a. Compute the bond's yield to maturity.
b. Determine the value of the bond to you, given your required
rate of return.
c. Should you purchase the bond?

(Bond valuation) Fingen's 15 year, $ 1,000 par value bonds pay
12 percent interest annually. The market price of the bonds is $
1,110 and the market's required yield to maturity on a
comparable-risk bond is 9 percent.
a. Compute the bond's yield to maturity.
b. Determine the value of the bond to you, given your required
rate of return.
c. Should you purchase the bond?

(Bond valuation) Fingen's 15-year, $1,000 par value bonds
pay 9 percent interest annually. The market price of the bonds is
$930 and the market's required yield to maturity on a
comparable-risk bond is 8 percent.
a. Compute the bond's yield to maturity.
b. Determine the value of the bond to you, given your required
rate of return.
c. Should you purchase the bond?

(Bond valuation) Fingen's 15-year, $1,000 par value bonds
pay 9 percent interest annually. The market price of the bonds is
$930 and the market's required yield to maturity on a
comparable-risk bond is 8 percent.
a. Compute the bond's yield to maturity.
b. Determine the value of the bond to you, given your required
rate of return.
c. Should you purchase the bond?

(Related to Checkpoint 9.2 and Checkpoint 9.3) (Bond
valuation) Fingen's
16-year,
$1,000
par value bonds pay
8
percent interest annually. The market price of the bonds is
$900
and the market's required yield to maturity on a
comparable-risk bond is
11
percent.
a. Compute the bond's yield to maturity.
b. Determine the value of the bond to you, given your required
rate of return.
c. Should you purchase the bond?
a. What is your yield to maturity on the Fingen...

Fingen's 16-year, $1000 par value bonds pay 9 percent
interest annually. The market price of the bonds is $1,120 and
the market's required yield to maturity on a comparable-risk bond
is 6 percent.
a. Compute the bond's yield to maturity.
b. Determine the value of the bond to you, given your required
rate of return.
c. Should you purchase the bond?

Fingen's 18-year $1,000 par value bonds pay 14 percent
interest annually. The market price of the bonds is $1,090 and
the market's required yield to maturity on a comparable-risk bond
is 11 percent.
a. Compute the bond's yield to maturity. (Round to two
decimal places.)
b. Determine the value of the bond to you, given your required
rate of return. (Round to two decimal places.)
c. Should you purchase the bond?

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