# FIN 515 Homework Week 4 After cost debt and valuation chapter 7 and 9

Topics: Stock market, Risk in finance, Stock Pages: 4 (328 words) Published: December 14, 2013
FI515

Week 4 Homework

P7-2

Chapter 7

Constant Growth Valuation

7–2)
Dividend Expected
Growth Rate
Required ROR stock (rs)

1.50/(.07-.15)=
Stock price

Price = Dividend / (Required Return - Growth Rate)

P7-4

\$1.50
7%
15%

Constant Growth Valuation
Boehm Incorporated is expected to pay a \$1.50 per share
dividend at the end of this year (i.e., D1 = \$1.50). The
dividend is expected to grow at a constant rate of 7% a
year. The required rate of return on the stock, rs, is 15%.
What is the value per share of Boehm’s stock?

\$18.75

Preferred Stock Valuation
(7–4)

Dividend
Price of Stock

Required Return

P7-5

\$5.00
Zero Growth Stock Price = Dividend / Required Return

\$50

Nick’s Enchiladas Incorporated has preferred stock
outstanding that pays a dividend of \$5 at the end of each
year. The preferred sells for \$50 a share. What is the
stock’s required rate of return?

10% Required Return = Dividend / Price

(7–5)

Nonconstant Growth Valuation

Nonconstant Growth Valuation

Step 1: Calculate the required rate of return using CAPM

A company currently pays a dividend of \$2 per share (D0 =
\$2). It is estimated that the company’s dividend will grow at a rate of 20% per year for the next 2 years, then at a
constant rate of 7% thereafter. The company’s stock has a
beta of 1.2, the risk-free rate is 7.5%, and the market risk premium is 4%. What is your estimate of the stock’s
current price?

Required Rate of Return = rs = Risk Free Rate + (Market Risk Premium)*Beta beta
1.2
Risk-free rate
7.50%
Market Risk Premium
4.00%
Required ROR

Preferred Stock Valuation

12.3%

Step 2: Calculalte the expected dividends by using the future value function and growth rate D0
2.00
D1
2.40 D0*(1+Growth Rate)
20% Growth
D2
2.88 D1*(1+Growth Rate)
20% Growth
D3
3.08 D2*(1+Growth Rate)
7% Growth

Step 3: Calculate the horizon value of D3
3.08/0.12-0.07=61.6
Horizon Value = D3 / (required...

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