# Week 2 Corporate Finance Assignment Words: 375

1. (Bond valuation) Michael Motors’ bonds have 10 years remaining to maturity. Interest is paid annually, the bonds have a \$1000 par value and the coupon interest rate is 8 percent. The bonds have a yield to maturity of 9 percent. What is the current market price of these bonds? Cash flow = 8% of 1,000 = 80 YTM or interest rate n = 10 i = 9(%) PMT = 80 FV = 1000 PV = solve PV=935. 82 2. (Valuation a preferred stock) Susie’s Pet Supplies issued preferred stock with a state dividend of 10 percent at par. Preferred stock of this type currently yields 8 percent an the par value is \$100.

Assume dividends are paid annually. a) What is the value of Susie’s preferred stock? b) Suppose interest rate levels rise to the point where the preferred stock now yields 12 percent. What would be the value of Susie’s preferred stock? 3. (Constant growth model) You are considering an investment in the common stock of Arizona Jake’s Corporation. The stock is expected to pay a dividend of \$2 a share at the end of the year (D1 = \$2. 00) The stock has a beta equal to 0. 9. The risk free rate is 5. 6 percent and the market premium is 6 percent.