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15. (Systematic risk and expected rates of return) The following table contains beta coefficient estimates;for six firms. Calculate the expected increase in the value of each firm's shares if the market portfolio;were to increase by 10 percent. Perform the same calculation where the market drops by 10 percent.;Which set of firms has the most variable or volatile stock returns? Input the expected increase in the;value of each firm's shares if the market portfolio were to increase by 10%. (round each answer to;two decimal places).;Company Yahoo Finance (Yahoo.com) Expected Increase;Computers and Software;Apple Inc. (AAPL) 2.13;Dell Inc. (DELL) 1.56;Hewlett Packard (HPQ) 1.46;Utilities;American Electric Power Co. (AEP) 0.67;Duke Energy Corp. (DUK) 0.37;Centerpoint Energy (CNP) 0.95;Company Yahoo Finance (Yahoo.com) Expected decrease;Computers and Software;Apple Inc. (AAPL) 2.13;Dell Inc. (DELL) 1.56;Hewlett Packard (HPQ) 1.46;Utilities;American Electric Power Co. (AEP) 0.67;Duke Energy Corp. (DUK) 0.37;Centerpoint Energy (CNP) 0.95;Which set of firms has the most variable or volatile stock returns? (Select the best choice below);Computer and Software firms;Utilities;Additional Requirements;Min Pages: 1;Level of Detail: Show all work

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