You are provided with 5 possible portfolios. They are made up of a combination of 3 assets: Share A, Share B and Reit A.
Table1:Potential Returns.
Portfolio 1 | Portfolio 2 | Portfolio 3 | Portfolio 4 | Portfolio 5 | |
Share A | 58% | 40% | 26% | 67% | 100% |
Share B | 20% | 45% | 74% | 15% | 0% |
REIT A | 22% | 15% | 0% | 18% | 0% |
Portfolio Risk Calculator:
Return | Standard deviation of return | Standard deviation of excess return | Weight | |
Share A | 16% | 10% | 10% | |
Share B | 22% | 16% | 16% | |
REIT A | 18% | 12% | 11% |
Use the weightings provided in Table 1 and portfolio risk and return calculator above to calculate the following.
Portfolio 1 | Portfolio 2 | Portfolio 3 | Portfolio 4 | Portfolio 5 | |||
Portfolio return | |||||||
Portfolio standard deviation | |||||||
Standard deviation of portfolio's excess return |
Answers
Portfoli 1 | Portfoli 2 | Portfoli 3 | |
1.Portfolio Return | 17.64% | 19% | 20.44% |
(Return *weight ) | (16*0.58)+(22*0.2)+(18*0.22) | (16*0.4)+(22*0.45)+(18*0.15) | (16*0.26)+(22*0.74) |
(Share A* Weight)+(Share B*Weight)+(REIT A *Weight) | |||
2.Portfolio Standard deviation | 11.64% | 13% | 14.44% |
(Portfolio Standard deviation *Weight) | (10*0.58)+(16*0.2)+(12*0.22) | (10*0.4)+(16*0.45)+(12*0.15) | (10*0.26)+(16*0.74) |
3.Standard deviation of portfolio's excess return | 11.42% | 12.85% | 14.76% |
(Standard deviation of excess return *weight) | (10*0.58)+(16*0.2)+(11*0.22) | (10*0.4)+(16*0.45)+(11*0.15) | (10*0.26)+(16*0.76) |
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