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Question;You purchased 260 shares of a particular stock at the beginning of the year at a price of $75.23. The stock paid a dividend of $0.90 per share, and the stock price at the end of the year was $81.74.Required:What was your dollar return on this investment? (Do not include the dollar sign ($). Round your answer to 2 decimal places (e.g., 32.16).)Dollar return $Suppose a stock had an initial price of $85 per share, paid a dividend of $1.50 per share during the year, and had an ending share price of $99.Requirement 1:Compute the percentage total return. (Do not include the percent sign (%). Round your answer to 2 decimal places (e.g., 32.16).)Percentage total return %Requirement 2:What was the dividend yield? (Do not include the percent sign (%). Round your answer to 2 decimal places (e.g., 32.16).)Dividend yield %Requirement 3:What was the capital gains yield? (Do not include the percent sign (%). Round your answer to 2 decimal places (e.g., 32.16).)Capital gains yield%Using the following returns for X and Y.ReturnsYear X Y121.4 %.2 %2? 16.4? 3.439.427.2418.8? 13.854.431.2Requirement 1:Calculate the average returns for X and Y. (Do not include the percent signs (%). Round your answers to 2 decimal places (e.g., 32.16).)Average returnsX %Y %Requirement 2:Calculate the variances for X and Y. (Round your answers to 6 decimal places (e.g., 32.161616).)VariancesXYRequirement 3:Calculate the standard deviations for X and Y. (Do not include the percent signs (%). Round your answers to 2 decimal places (e.g., 32.16).)Standard deviationsX %Y %A stock has had returns of?18.1 percent, 28.1 percent, 13.2 percent,?9.2 percent, 33.9 percent, and 26.1 percent over the last six years.Required:What are the arithmetic and geometric returns for the stock? (Do not include the percent signs (%). Round your answers to 2 decimal places (e.g., 32.16).)Arithmetic average return %Geometric average return%Consider the following information on large-company stocks for a period of years.SeriesArithmetic MeanLarge-company stocks 14.7 %Small-company stocks 16.4Long-term corporate bonds 6.2Long-term government bonds 6.1Intermediate-term government bonds 5.6U.S. Treasury bills 3.8Inflation 4.6Required:(a) What was the arithmetic average annual return in nominal terms? (Do not include the percent sign (%). Round your answer to 2 decimal places (e.g., 32.16).)Nominal return %(b) What was the arithmetic average annual return in real terms? (Do not include the percent sign (%). Round your answer to 2 decimal places (e.g., 32.16).)Real return %

 

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