In a Word document, supplemented with Excel, submit a recap of your activity if you think appropriate. Include an analysis of your decisions in your notes explaining your choice of bonds.

ASSIGNMENT

You should spend between $100,000 and $200,000 on a group of debt investments. From your experience exploring the corporate, federal, and municipal bond markets, select at least:

One corporate bond purchase. One Treasury bill or bond.

One municipal bond.

Finally, in a Word document, supplemented with Excel, submit a recap of your activity if you think appropriate. Be sure to include an analysis of your decisions in your notes explaining your choice of bonds.

Checklist:

Explain the nature and purpose of bonds.

Explain call provisions and compute yield to call.

Interpret bond ratings.

Contrast current yield and yield to maturity

In a Word document, supplemented with Excel, submit a recap of your activity if you think appropriate. Include an analysis of your decisions in your notes explaining your choice of bonds.