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Based on the information below, calculate the weighted average cost of capital.
Great Corporation has the following capital situation. Debt: One thousand bonds were issued five years ago at a
coupon rate of 8%. They had 25-year terms and $1,000 face values. They are now
selling to yield 9%. The tax rate is 36% Preferred stock:
Two thousand shares of preferred are outstanding, each of which pays an annual
dividend of $7.50. They originally sold to yield 15% of their $50 face value.
They're now selling to yield 8%. Equity: Great Corp has
125,000 shares of common stock outstanding, currently selling at $14.48 per
share. Dividend expected for next year is $1.00 and the growth rate is 5%.