You are negotiating with a prospective employer. They offer you a signing bonus of $2,000,000 today or a lump sum payment of $2,500,000 three years from now. If you can earn 7% per year on your invested funds, which of the following is true?
On your first birthday you were given $1, in a savings account earning 5% interest compounded annually. How much will you have in the account on your 40th birthday if you don't withdraw any money before then?
Your aunt just told you of a trust fund which will pay you $100,000 at the end of 20 years. If you could invest that money today at 6% compounded semi-annually what is the present value of your trust fund?
In order to help you through college, your parents just deposited $30,000 into a bank account paying 8% interest. Starting next year, you plan to withdraw equal amounts from the account at the end of each of the next four years. What is the MOST you can withdraw annually?
Dizzy Corp. $1,000 face amount bonds bearing a coupon rate of 15%, pays interest semiannually, have two years remaining to maturity, and are currently priced at $980 per bond. What is their yield to maturity?
Suppose Pale Hose, Inc. has just paid an annual dividend of $1.40 per share. Sales and profits for Pale Hose are expected to grow at a rate of 5% per year. Its dividend is expected to grow by the same amount. If the required return is 10%, what is the value of a share of Pale Hose?
You are considering a project that costs $300 and has expected cash flows of $110, $121 and $133.10 over the next three years. If the appropriate discount rate for the project's cash flows is 10%, what is the net present value of this project?