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    BOND VALUE AND CURRENT YIELD

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    A firm has an outstanding bond issue with an annual coupon rate of 7 percent and 4 years remaining to maturity. The par value is $1000 and the bond pays annual interest. What is the current value of the bond if bond market conditions justify a 14 percent required rate of return on bonds in this risk category? What is the current yield on the bond in the problem?

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    Bond Value and Current Yield on Bond
    A firm has an outstanding bond issue with an annual coupon rate of 7 percent and 4 years remaining to maturity. The par value is $1000 and the bond ...

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    A firm has an outstanding bond issue with an annual coupon rate of 7 percent and 4 years remaining to maturity. The par value is $1000 and the bond pays annual interest. What is the current value of the bond if bond market conditions justify a 14 percent required rate of return on bonds in this risk category? What is the current yield on the bond in the problem?

    $2.19

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