Question: az products has 140000 shares of common stock outstanding at...
AZ Products has 140,000 shares of common stock outstanding at a market price of $27 a
share. AZ Products just paid an annual dividend of $1.25 a share and the dividend growth rate is
2 percent. The company also has 2,500 bonds outstanding with a face value of $1,000 per bond.
The bonds have a pretax yield of 7.35 percent and sell at 108.2 percent of face value. The
company's tax rate is 21 percent. What is the weighted average cost of capital?