a) Company X is expected to maintain a constant 7% growth rate in their dividends, indefinitely. If the company has a dividend yield of 4%, what is the required return on their shares?
b) Company Y shares currently sell for $60 per share. The required rate of return is 14% on their shares. If the company maintains a constant 7% growth rate in dividends, what was the most recent dividend paid per share?
c) Company Z next dividend payment will be $3,50 per share. Dividends are expected to maintain an annual growth rate of 6% in perpetuity. If the company shares are presently selling at a market price of $55: