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# 2 BONDS HAVE A PAR VALUE OF \$1,000. One is 5%, 15 year bond

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2 BONDS HAVE A PAR VALUE OF \$1,000. One is 5%, 15 year bond priced to yield 8%. The other is a 7%, 20 year bond priced to yield at 6%.
Which one of these two has the lower price...? Assuming annual compounding in both cases....
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Expert:  Annie Kavitha replied 5 years ago.

HelloCustomer

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
How did it work out that both numbers are minus numbers...?
Expert:  Annie Kavitha replied 5 years ago.

The price of the bond is a cash outflow for which interest and the maturity values become cash inflows from an investors point of view.

From a company's point of view interest amount and maturity values are outflows with negative sign and price of the bonds is a cash inflow with positive sign which looks like the below:

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