Hi – I need help working out the Weighted Average Cost of Capital (WACC) using the below information:
Company called KPG currently has 45,000,000 ordinary shares outstanding that trade at a price of $65 per share. KPG
also has 700,000 bonds outstanding that currently trade at $1020.55 each. The company’s bonds have 10
year to maturity, a $1,000 par value and a 12% coupon rate that pays interest semi-annually. KPG has no
preferred equity outstanding and has an equity beta of 0.96 The risk free rate is 2.5% and the market is
expected to return 10.25%. KPG has a tax rate of 32%.