# FIN 370 Week 4 LAB

## FIN 370 Week 4 LAB

Templeton extended care facilities, inc., is considering the acquisition of a chain of cemeteries for \$400 million. Since the primary asset of this business is real estate, Templetons management has determined that they will be able to borrow the majority of the money needed to buy a business.
a) the appropriate wd weight is _% (round to one decimal)
b) the appropriate wcs weight is_%

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Compute the cost of capital for the firm for the following:
a.A bond that has \$1,000 par value (face value) and a coupon onterest rate of 11.2 %. Interest payment are \$56.00 and are paid semiannually. The bonds have acurrent market value of \$1.122 and will maturs in 10 years. The firm's marginal tax rate is 34%
b. A new common stock issue that paid \$1.77 last year. The firms dividends are expected to continue to grow at 7.6 % per year forever. The price of the firms common stock is now \$27.33
c. A perferred stock that sells for \$132, pays a dividend of 8.2%, and has a \$100 par value.
d. A bond selling to yield 12.7% where the firms tax rate is 34%
The preferred stock of Gator Industries sells for \$34.36 and pays \$2.75 per year in dividends. What is the cost of preferred stock financing? If Gator were to issue 504,000 more preferred shares just like the ones it couurently has outstanding, it could sell them for \$34.36 a share but would incur flotation costs of \$2.85 per share. what are the flotation costs for issuing the preferred shares and how should this cost be incorporated into the NPV of the project being financed?

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The Walgren Corporation is contemplating a new investment to be finance using one-third from debt. The firm could sell new \$1,000 par value bonds with a 15-year maturity at a price of \$945 that carry a coupon interest rate is 12.2 % that is paid semiannually, and the bonds would mature in fifteen...