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# Calculating present value of the given mixed stream

Relationship between future value and present value-Mixed stream

Using only the information in the accompanying table, answer the questions that follow.
a. Determine the present value of the mixed stream of cash flows using a 5% discount rate.
b. How much would you be willing to pay for an opportunity to buy this stream, assuming that you can at best earn 5% on your investments?
c. What effect, if any, would a 7% rather than a 5% opportunity cost have on your analysis? (Explain verbally.)

Rate 5%
Year Cash flow Factor
1 800 1.05
2 900 1.102
3 1000 1.158
4 1400 1.216
5 2000 1.276

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a. Determine the present value of the mixed stream of cash flows using a 5% discount rate.

Year Cashflow Factor PV of cash flow
Cf PVF =Cf/PVF
1 800 1.05 ...

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Solution describes the steps to calculate present value of given mixed cash stream.

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