Calculate the opportunity cost of capital

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A share of stock with a beta of 0.66 now sells for $48. Investors expect the stock to pay a year-end dividend of $2. The T-bill rate is 5%, and the market risk premium is 8%.

a.  Suppose investors believe the stock will sell for $50 at year-end. Calculate the opportunity cost of capital. Is the stock a good or bad buy? What will investors do? (Do not round intermediate calculations. Round your opportunity cost of capital calculation as a whole percentage rounded to 2 decimal places.)

b. At what price will the stock reach an "equilibrium" at which it is perceived as fairly priced today? (Do not round intermediate calculations. Round your answer to 2 decimal places.)

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