# A corporate bond matures in 14 years.  The bond has an 8% semiannual coupon and a par value of \$1,000.  The bond is callable in five years at a call price of \$1,050. The price of the bond today is \$1,075.  What are the bond’s yield to maturity and yield to call?

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Asked Nov 3, 2019
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A corporate bond matures in 14 years.  The bond has an 8% semiannual coupon and a par value of \$1,000.  The bond is callable in five years at a call price of \$1,050. The price of the bond today is \$1,075.  What are the bond’s yield to maturity and yield to call?

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Step 1

Calculate the yield to maturity as follows:

MS-Excel --> Formulas --> Financials --> Rate

Step 2

Therefore, the yield to maturity is 7.14%.

Step 3

Calculate the yield to call as follows:

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