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The following stocks are listed on the Exchange. Based on last years prices, and the dividend paid, what are the rates of return. Calculate the one-year holding period return on each, and identify those that meet your 10.25% rate of return requirement?

Company Current Price Price One Year Ago Current Dividend
Charlie, Co. \$ 4.00 \$4.50 \$1.10
Delta, Inc. \$ 2.75 \$2 \$ 0
Foxtrot, Ltd. \$15.00 \$14.45 \$ .75
Romeo Bros. \$24.00 \$25 \$3.65
Sierra, LLC \$37.75 \$36 \$1.60
Tango Ind. \$65.00 \$62.50 \$3.50

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Holding Period return = (Price now - Price one year ago + Dividend)/Price one year ago
Charlie, Co. = ...

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The solution explains the calculation of holding period returns.

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