A recently issued industrial bond with a face value of $10,000

A recently issued industrial bond with a face value of $10,000 has a coupon rate of 8% per year, payable annually. The bond matures 20 years from now. Jeremy is interested in buying one bond. If he pays $10,000 for the bond and plans to hold it to maturity, what rate of return per year will he realize?

Coupon
A coupon or coupon payment is the annual interest rate paid on a bond, expressed as a percentage of the face value and paid from issue date until maturity. Coupons are usually referred to in terms of the coupon rate (the sum of coupons paid in a...
Face Value
Face value is a financial term used to describe the nominal or dollar value of a security, as stated by its issuer. For stocks, the face value is the original cost of the stock, as listed on the certificate. For bonds, it is the amount paid to the...