# Christine Law is the Chief Investment Officer for Elite Investment Company. She is now calculating the equity value of Rays

## Question:

Christine Law is the Chief Investment Officer for Elite Investment Company. She is now calculating the equity value of Rays Food Company. She compiled the following dividend information for the company.

a. Complete the table by filling in the growth rate for each year.

b. What is the average growth rate of the stock?

c. Today is 2013 and the company just paid the $5.72 dividend. Christine believes that the company’s dividends will grow constantly at the rate you calculated in part b. Given that the required return is 10%, what is the value of the stock?

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## Principles Of Managerial Finance

**ISBN:** 9781292018201

14th Global Edition

**Authors:** Lawrence J. Gitman, Chad J. Zutter

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**7**- Stock ValuationSection: Problems

Problem: 11

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