Appendix

Important Figures and Formulas

You can't bring your notes (or this Appendix) into the exam center, so be sure to squirrel the following info away in your brain and write it on the scrap paper provided after the test begins.

Adjust for stock splits (Chapter 6)

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Determine the outstanding shares (Chapter 6)

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Rights formula (Chapter 6)

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Ex-rights formula (Chapter 6)

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Calculate the current yield of a stock or bond (Chapter 7)

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Calculate the conversion ratio of a convertible preferred stock or convertible bond (Chapter 7)

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Bond seesaw (Chapter 7)

Diagram depicting that if a bond is at par, the seesaw remains level. If the prices decrease, the yields increase, and if the prices increase, the yields decrease.

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Calculate the taxable equivalent yield of a municipal bond (Chapter 8)

Long margin account formula (Chapter 9)

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