expected quarterly return, Financial Accounting

Common stocks A, B, C, and D had the following quarterly returns.

A

B

C

D

0.07

0.05

0.07

0.12

0.14

0.08

0.05

0.09

0.10

0.14

-0.04

0.13

-0.09

-0.10

0.05

0.06

0.12

0.05

0.06

0.08

0.13

0.09

0.10

0.07

0.11

0.12

0.13

0.05

-0.06

0.03

0.09

0.11

0.07

-0.07

-0.08

0.06

0.08

0.07

0.08

0.10

a)   Verify the expected quarterly return, and standard deviation of each stock.

b)   Verify the correlations between them.

c)   What is the standard deviation and expected return of a portfolio comprised of 20% stock A, 15% stock B, 30% stock C, and 35% stock D.

 

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