# Stock Value and Rate of Return of Dividend

ABC currently pays a dividend of $2 a share and the dividend will grow at 15$ per year for 3 years, and then at 10% for the next 3 years, later it is expected to grow at 5% forever.

1)What value would place on the stock at a rate of return of 18%?

2)Would your value change if you held the stock for only 3 years?

Please explain in details the steps of solving this problem and please attach any Excel sheets.

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ABC currently pays a dividend of $2 a share and the dividend will grow at 15% per year for 3 years, and then at 10% for the next 3 years, later it is expected to grow at 5% forever.

1)What value would place on the stock at a rate of return of 18%?

r= 18.00%

Year Dividend growth rate Dividend

0 D0 $2.000

1 D1 15% $2.3000 =( 1 + 15.% ) x $2.

2 D2 15% $2.6450 =( 1 + 15.% ) x $2.3

3 D3 15% $3.0418 =( 1 + 15.% ) x $2.645

4 D4 10% $3.3460 =( 1 + 10.% ) x $3.0418

5 D5 10% $3.6806 =( 1 + 10.% ) x $3.346

6 D6 10% $4.0487 =( 1 + 10.% ) x $3.6806

7 D7 5.0% $4.2511 =( 1 + 5.% ) x $4.0487

Find the price of the stock at end of year ...

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