Cost of Capital Blues, Inc., is an MNC located in the United States. The firm would like to estimate its weighted average cost of capital (WACC). On average, bonds issued by Blues yield 9 percent. Currently, Treasury security rates are 3 percent. Furthermore, Blues' stock has a beta of 1.5, and the return on the Wilshire 5000 stock index is expected to be 10 percent. Blues' target capital structure is 30 percent debt and 70 percent equity. If Blues is in the 20 percent tax bracket, what is its weighted average cost of capital?
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