Minimum 200 word count per question, APA format with 2 sources and in text citations.

one can be this book

Kapoor, J. R., Dlabay, L. R., Hughes, R. J., & Hart, M. M. (2015). Personal finance (11th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education.

1. Why are bond returns expected to be lower than stock returns?

2. Go to the website and enter the ticker symbols for Ford (F), Google (GOOG), and WalMart (WMT). What are their current values of (a) stock price; (b) annual dividend; (c) dividend yield; and (d) price / earnings ratio?

3. You are an entry-level security analyst at an investment firm. The firm’s economist is forecasting higher energy prices. How might this affect your decision to recommend the buying of stocks in each of the following firms? Explain your reasoning.

a) ExxonMobil

b) American Airlines

c) Ford Motor Company

d) Archer Daniels Midland (a food processor)

4. Would primary markets exist without the existence of secondary markets? Why or why not?

5. Merrill Lynch ( is a full service broker. Charles Schwab ( is a discount broker. E*Trade ( is an online broker. Visit their websites and compare and contrast their services.

Looking for solution of this Assignment?


We deliver quality original papers

Our experts write quality original papers using academic databases.  

Free revisions

We offer our clients multiple free revisions just to ensure you get what you want.

Discounted prices

All our prices are discounted which makes it affordable to you. Use code FIRST15 to get your discount

100% originality

We deliver papers that are written from scratch to deliver 100% originality. Our papers are free from plagiarism and NO similarity

On-time delivery

We will deliver your paper on time even on short notice or  short deadline, overnight essay or even an urgent essay