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Buying Stock with a Market Order You would like to buy shares of Ralph Lauren (RL). The current bid and ask quotes are \$85.14 and \$85.22, respectively. You place a market buy-order for 400 shares that executes at these quoted prices. How much money did it cost to buy these shares?

Portfolio Weights If you own 770 shares of Air Line Inc at \$43.4, 390 shares of BuyRite at \$56.65, and 490 shares of Motor City at \$10.7, what are the portfolio weights of each stock?

Average Return The past five monthly returns for PG Company are 4.15 percent, -.05 percent, 5.55 percent, 7.69 percent, and 5.24 percent. What is the average monthly return?

Under/Over Valued Stock A manager believes his firm will earn a 12.70 percent return next year. His firm has a beta of 1.48, the expected return on the market is 9.8 percent, and the risk-free rate is 4.8 percent. Compute the return the firm should earn given its level of risk and determine whether the manager is saying the firm is under-valued or over-valued.

Under/Over Valued Stock A manager believes his firm will earn a 17.4 percent return next year. His firm has a beta of 1.64, the expected return on the market is 15.4 percent, and the risk-free rate is 5.4 percent. Compute the return the firm should earn given its level of risk and determine whether the manager is saying the firm is under-valued or over-valued.