Calculating Annuities Due You want to buy a new sports car from Muscle Motors for $32,000. The contract is in the form of a 72-month annuity due at a 7.75 percent APR (compounded monthly). Your monthly payment will be $? . (Round your answer to 2 decimal places, e.g. 32.16.) Calculating the Number of Periods At 12 perce
10.33 The risk-free rate is 7.6 percent. Potpourri Inc. stock has a beta of 1.7 and an expected return of 16.7 percent. Assume the capital-asset-pricing model holds. 1. What is the expected market risk premium? 2. Magnolia Industries stock has a beta of 0.8. What is the expected return on the Magnolia stock? 3. Suppose you
1. What is the value of a share of a firm's stock when the firm is expected to pay $2.80 per share dividend at the end of each year and the annual discount rate is 7.5 percent? 2. What is the present value of a lease on a warehouse, where the tenants have a lease that goes into perpetuity and have agreed to pay $300 at the en
For each case in the table, answer the questions that follow. Case-- Amt. of Annuity-- Int. Rate-- Deposit(yrs)-- A-- $2500-- 8%-- 10-- B-- 500--
Tim Smith is shopping for a used car. He has found one priced at $4,500. The dealer has told Tim that if he can come up with a down payment of $500, the dealer will finance the balance of the price at a 12% annual rate over 2 years (24 months). 1. Assuming that Tim accepts the dealer's offer, what will his monthly (end-of-mon
Case Allison Boone, M.D. Allison Boone had been practicing medicine for seven years. Her specialty was neurology. She had received her bachelor's degree in chemistry from Kent State University and her M.D. from Washington University in St. Louis. She did her residency at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York. Allison
Today is Archie's 50th birthday and his retirement account totals $237,000. He plans to retire in 12 years and is confident that his nest egg will earn 8% annually between now and that time. When he retires, Archie wants to purchase a 20-year annuity from the Gold Star Insurance Company. The annuity carries an interest rate o
How does an annuity due differ from an ordinary annuity?
See attached file. P4-4 For each of the cases shown in the following table, calculate the future value of the single cash flow deposited today that will be available at the end of the deposit period if the interest is compounded annually at the rate specified over the given period. Case Signgle Cash Flow Intere
Can you help me with the following financial questions (multiple choice)? *Investor in 40% tax bracket owning a tax emempt bond yielding 6% realizes an equivalent before tax yield of which of the following? 12%, 10%, 8%, 6% *Optimal capital structure is achieved when? When a firm's expected profits are maximized, when a
Five questions: Please explain the answers. 2. Last year Toto Corporation's sales were $225 million. If sales grow at 6% per year, how large (in millions) will they be 5 years later? 3. Ten years ago, Levin Inc. earned $0.50 per share. Its earnings this year were $2.20. What was the growth rate in Levin's earnings per s
1. You have just taken out a 10-year, $12,000 loan to purchase a new car. This loan is to be repaid in 120 equal end-of-month installments. If each of the monthly installments is $150, what is the effective annual interest rate on this car loan? a. 6.5431 B. 7.8942 C. 8.6892 D. 8.8869 E. 9.0438 2. Describe the o
Your grandfather wants to award to you the portion of his estate allocated to you as an inheritance. He gives you three options to receive your cash: 1) $5,000 today; 2) $1,000 per year for the next eight years; or 3) $12,000 at the end of eight years. The intermediate-term money market is currently paying 11%. Which inherit
Please see the attachment. Financial Analysis You are a financial analyst for the fictional Evergreen School District in Washington. The Facilities Department has proposed replacement of the heating and ventilation systems in the District's twenty elementary schools. The current systems have reached the end of their usefu
You need to accumulate $10,000. To do so you plan to make deposits of $1250 per year, with the first payment being made a year from today in a bank account that pays 12 percent interest. Your last deposit will be less than $1250 if less is need to round out to $10,000. How many years will it take you to reach your $10,000 goa
Find the future value of the following annuities. The first payment in these annuities is made at the end of year one. That is, they are are ordinary annuities. A) $400 per years for 10 years at 10% B) $200 per year for 5 years at 5% C) $400 per year for 5 years at 5% D) Now rework parts a and b and c assuming that pay
1. What is the future value (approx.), where present value=1000, r=6% and n=1? a. 1060.00 b. 1600.00 c. 943.40 d. 900.00 2. What is the future value (approx.), where present value=1000, r=6% and n=10? a. 1600.00 b. 400.00 c. 1790.85 d. 1645.32 3. What is the present val
1) Dr. Oats, a nutrition professor, invests $80,000 in a piece of land that is expected to increase in value by 14 percent per year for the next five years. She will then take the the proceeds and provide herself with a 10- year annuity. Assuming a 14% interest rate for the annuity how much will this be? 2) I have a contract
5-1A. (Compound interest) To what amount will the following investments accumulate? a. $5,000 invested for 10 years at 10 percent compounded annually b. $8,000 invested for 7 years at 8 percent compounded annually c. $775 invested for 12 years at 12 percent compounded annually d. $21,000 invested for 5 years at 5 percent com
Please review the attached document and answer all questions with explanations. Please provide as much detail as possible about each answer. Please review the attached document and answer all questions with explanations. Please provide as much detail as possible about each answer. 1. Proper risk-return management means
1. Raybac is about to go public. Its present stockholders own 5000,000 shares. The new public issue will represent 800,000 shares. The shares will be priced at $25 to the public with a 4% spread. The out-of-pocket costs will be $450,000. What are the net proceeds to the firm? $18,750,000 $19,200,000 $18,250,
Ali Shah sets aside 2,000 each year for 5 years. He then withdraws the funds on an equal annual basis for the next 4 years. If Ali wishes to determine the amount of the annuity to be withdrawn each year, he should use following two tables in this order: a) present value of an annuity of $1; future value of an annuity of $1
Vandalay Industries is considering the purchase of a new machine for the production of latex. Machine A costs $2,310,000 and will last for 4 years. Variable costs are 37 percent of sales and fixed costs are $157,000 per year. Machine B costs $4,520,000 and will last for 8 years. Variable costs for this machine are 32 percent of
Question: Eads Industrial Systems Company (EISC) is trying to decide between two different conveyor belt systems. System A costs $456,000, has a 3-year life, and requires $150,000 in pretax annual operating costs. System B costs $521,000, has a 5-year life, and requires $83,000 in pretax annual operating costs. Both systems are
1. Two companies are contemplating a merger. In the new entity is expected to require an initial investment of $20 million which will then result in expense savings of $2.7 million for 15 years. The weighted average cost of capital is 8%. The firm just issued bonds at 6.5%. The company would expect the following financial result
I need to set up an amortization schedule for a $25,000 loan to be repaid in equal installments at the end of the next 5 years. The interest rate is 10% compounded annually.
A. I need to set up an amortization schedule for a $25,000 loan to be repaid in equal installments at the end of the next 5 years. The interest rate is 10% compounded annually. b. How large must each annual payment be if the loan is for $50,000? Assume that the interst rate remains at 10%, compounded annually, and that the lo
P3-41. Jill Chew wishes to choose the best of four immediate retirement annuities available to her. In each case, in exchange for paying a single premium today, she will receive equal annual end-of-year cash benefits for a specified number of years. She considers the annuities to be equally risky and is not concerned about their
Equivalent Annual Cost: The Oklahoma Electric Company (OEC) is currently evaluating two different options to control the emissions from their coal-burning electric generation facility in Dewar.
The Oklahoma Electric Company (OEC) is currently evaluating two different options to control the emissions from their coal-burning electric generation facility in Dewar. A filtration system will cost $12 million to install and $700,000 per year to operate. The filtration system, which will have a salvage value of zero at the end
Please see the attached file. 1) Fisher Effect Year Expected rate of inflation Observed rate of inflation Expected real interest rate 2008 5% XX 1.5% 2007 4% 3.5% 3% a. Define the Fisher Effect and explain why expected inflation should have an impact on the nominal rate of interest? b. Today is January 1, 2008. What
NPV/IRR. Consider projects A and B. Cash Flows, Dollars Project C0 C1 C2 NPV at 10% A -30,000 21,000 21,000 +$6,446 B -50,000 33,000 33,000 + 7,273 Calculate IRRs for A and B. Which project does the IRR rule suggest is best? Which project is really best?