# Given the following data: Coupon rate 12% Coupons per year 2 Years to maturity 15 Price...

## Question:

Given the following data:

Coupon rate 12%

Coupons per year 2

Years to maturity 15

Price $1,152.72 Face value$1,000

Tax rate 40%

Compute the cost of debt.

## Cost of Capital

Business can raise funds from various sources like common stock, preferred stock, borrowing etc. Each source has its own cost. The weighted average cost of capital can be computed by multiplying individual costs with proportion of type of fund.

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Capital Structure & the Cost of Capital

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Chapter 15 / Lesson 1
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In this lesson, we'll define capital and a firm's capital structure. We'll also discuss the costs associated with each component in the capital structure and learn about the concept of risk and return.