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1.You want to buy a corporate bond that is being i...

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1.You want to buy a corporate bond that is being issued today by ACME Corp. The terms of the bond are shown below: a.Maturity - 15 years b.Coupon Rate - 5.5 percent c.Face Value - $1,000 d.Interest Payment Schedule - Semi-annual 1a. Calculate the price you would pay for this bond if your required return is 8 percent. (5 points) 1b. What would you be willing to pay for this bond if inflation was expected to increase by 4 percent and your required return jumped up to 12 percent? (5 points) 2.Calculate the price of a Widget Corp bond with the following features: quarterly payments on a coupon rate of 7.3 percent and five years to maturity. The face value of the bond is 1,000 dollars and the current required return in the market place is 12 percent. (10 points)

 

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