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Suppose you bought a Terrapin Aluminum Company bond two years ago. At the time, the semiannual bond had 10-years to maturity, $1000 par value, with a coupon rate of 2%. Two years ago when you bought the bond, the market interest rates were 1%. You still own the bond today but interest rates have increased to 3%. When you purchased the bond two years ago, what was its price, and what is the new price of the bond today?

Group of answer choices The price at purchase was $1048.65; the current price of the bond is $1039.11.

The price at purchase was $1094.94; the current price of the bond is $929.34.

The price at purchase was $1180.46; the current price of the bond is $1000.

The price at purchase was $1094.71; the current price of the bond is $1076.52.

The price at purchase was $1000.00; the current price of the bond is $1076.70.

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A semiannual coupon bond was issued 5
years ago today with a maturity of 20
years. Its coupon rate is 8% and par value $1,000. What is the
current (today) bond price if the market interest
is 6%?
Group of answer choices
$1,196
$1,000
$1,085.30
$1,231.15

26.
5 years ago, you bought a Ford bond. At the time of the
purchase, the bond had a coupon rate of 8% paid semiannually, a par
value of $1,000, and a time to maturity of 25 years. What is the
expected price of the bond today if the interest rate is 12%?
Select one:
a. $701.65
b. $699.07
c. $697.43
d. 703.87

Three years ago, you bought a bond for $737.64. At that time,
the bond had seven years remaining until maturity. The bond has a
coupon rate of 8 percent (stated as an annual rate) and a par value
of $1,000. Coupon payments are made semiannually.
a. What was the yield to maturity when you purchased the bond
three years ago?
b. Assume the yield to maturity today is the same as the yield
to maturity you computed in part A....

Arthur bought a semiannual coupon bond 12 years ago. The bond
has a coupon rate of 9% and matures in 8 years. The next interest
payment is scheduled for six months from today. If the yield on
similar risk investments is 11.5%, what is the expected price of
the bond two years from today?

A semiannual coupon bond was issued 5 years ago today with a
maturity of 20 years. Its coupon rate is 8% and par value $1,000.
What is the current (today) bond price if the market interest is
6%?
a. $1,085.30
b. $1,000
c. $1,196
d. $1,231.15

two
years ago you bought a bond wih a 5% coupon that matured ten years
from now. today the interest rate in similar bonds is 10%. this
bond now sells at?
a. discount
b. par value
c. premium

6 years ago you bought a bond with a par value of $1000 for
$950. The bond has a coupon rate of 5%. You purchased the bond for
$950. You collected the first coupon five years ago and you
reinvested it at a rate of 5%. The coupon you collected four years
ago was reinvested at 6%. The one you collected three years ago was
reinvested at 3%. The coupons collected two years ago and last year
were not invested....

Five years ago, Rock Steady Corp issued a semiannual coupon bond
with seven years until maturity. This bond was originally issued at
par with a $1,000 face value. The coupon rate on the bond is 8%.
Today, the yield-to-maturity (YTM) is 10%. Assume an investor
bought the bond at the time it was issued and sold it today. What
is the holding period return for the five year period of
investment? Please provide the formula you used, and show your...

Five years ago, Rock Steady Corp issued a semiannual coupon bond
with seven years until maturity. This bond was originally issued at
par with a $1,000 face value.
The coupon rate on the bond is 8%. Today, the yield-to-maturity
(YTM) is 10%.
Assume an investor bought the bond at the time it was issued and
sold it today. What is the holding period return for the five year
period of investment?
0.3389
0.3422
0.3654
0.3838

Five years ago, Rock Steady Corp issued a semiannual coupon bond
with seven years until maturity. This bond was originally issued at
par with a $1,000 face value.
The coupon rate on the bond is 8%. Today, the yield-to-maturity
(YTM) is 10%.
Assume an investor bought the bond at the time it was issued and
sold it today. What is the holding period return for the five year
period of investment? please provide step by step solution!

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