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Canadian Pacific Limited's debentures: determine YTM

Recently the high and low market prices of Canadian Pacific Limited's debentures (4 %) were $790 and $475 respectively. Determine the yield-to-maturity of one of these debentures if it was purchased under the following conditions:

a. at the high market price
b. at the low market price

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Since there is no maturity date, the yield to maturity is simply the coupon yield (4%) times the par value ...

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