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Dividend yield and capital gains yield should an investment

The club auto parts company has recently organized. It is expected to experience no growth for the next 2 years as it identifies its market and acquires its inventory. However, club will grow at an annual rate of 5 percent in the third year and beginning with the fourth year, should attain a 10 percent growth rate which will sustain thereafter. The first dividend (D1) to be paid at the end of the 1st year is expected to be $0.50 per share. Investors require a 15 percent rate of return on club stock.

Q: What dividend yield and capital gains yield should an investor in the Club expect for the first year?

Multiple Choice

A) 0%, 15%
B) 3%; 12%
C) 6%; 9%
D) 10%; 5%
E) 12%; 3%.

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What dividend yield and capital gains yield should an investor in the Club expect for the first year?
The club auto parts company has recently organized. It is expected to experience no growth for the next 2 years as it identifies its market and acquires its inventory. However, club will grow at an annual rate of 5 percent in ...

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