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    Assuming you purchased a share of stock for $50 one year ago, sold it today for $60, and during the year received three dividend payments totaling $2.70, calculate the following:
    a) Current income
    b) Capital gain/loss
    c) Total return 1) in dollars 2) as a percentage of the initial investment.

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    a) Current income

    Current income is the amount of dividends received= $2.70

    b) Capital gain/loss

    Capital gain ...

    Solution Summary

    The solution explains how to calculate the current income, capital gain or loss and total return on a stock investment