# Bus 320 connect homework 5 (sep 2013)

1 Problem 10-2 Bond value [LO3]

 Applied Software has \$1,000 par value bonds outstanding at 20 percent interest. The bonds will mature in 15 years. Use Appendix B and

 Compute the current price of the bonds if the present yield to maturity is (Round “PV Factor” to 3 decimal places, intermediate and final answers to 2 decimal places. Omit the “\$” sign in your response):

 Price of thebond (a) 10 percent \$ (2) Ke increases (3) g increases

18.

value:
1.00 points

Problem 11-2 Cost of capital [LO2]

 Speedy Delivery Systems can buy a piece of equipment that should provide an 6 percent return and can be financed at 3 percent with debt. The CEO likes earning more than the cost of debt, and he thinks this would be a good deal. The firm can also buy a machine that would yield a 13 percent return but would cost 15 percent to finance through common equity. Earning less than the cost of equity sounds bad to the CEO. Assume debt and common equity each represent 50 percent of the firm’s capital structure.

 (a) Compute the weighted average cost of capital. (Round your intermediate and final answers to 1 decimal place. Omit the “%” sign in your response.)

 Weighted average cost of capital (2) Ke increases (3) g increases

18.

value:
1.00 points

Problem 11-2 Cost of capital [LO2]

 Speedy Delivery Systems can buy a piece of equipment that should provide an 6 percent return and can be financed at 3 percent with debt. The CEO likes earning more than the cost of debt, and he thinks this would be a good deal. The firm can also buy a machine that would yield a 13 percent return but would cost 15 percent to finance through common equity. Earning less than the cost of equity sounds bad to the CEO. Assume debt and common equity each represent 50 percent of the firm’s capital structure.

 (a) Compute the weighted average cost of capital. (Round your intermediate and final answers to 1 decimal place. Omit the “%” sign in your response.)

 Weighted average cost of capital on investment on investment [removed]