Question 1: How much money will be required to buy 200, Rs. 25 shares at a premium of Rs. 2?

Answer:

Market price of the share .

Therefore the money required to buy 200 shares .

Question 2: How much money will be required to buy 125, Rs. 30 shares at a discount of Rs. 3?

Answer:

Market price of the share .

Therefore the money required to buy 125 shares .

Question 3: A person buys 120 shares at a nominal value of Rs. 40 each, which he sells at Rs. 42.50 each. Find his profit and profit per cent.

Answer:

Profit per share

Total investment

Total profit

Profit %

Question 4: Find the cost of 85 shares of Rs. 60 each when quoted at Rs. 63.25.

Answer:

Total cost of 85 shares

Question 5: A man invests Rs. 800 in buying Rs. 5 shares and when they are selling at a premium of Rs. 1.15, he sells all the shares, Find his profit and profit per cent.

Answer:

Number of shares bought

Profit per share

Total investment

Total profit

Profit %

Question 6: Find the annual income derived from 250, Rs. 60 shares paying 5% dividend.

Answer:

Dividend per share

Total income

Question 7: A man invests Rs. 3,072 in a company paying 5% per annum, when its Rs. 10 share can be bought for Rs. 16 each. Find: i) His annual Income; ii) His Percentage income on his investment.

Answer:

Market price of the share

Total number of shares bought

Dividend

Therefore annual income

% income on his investment

Question 8: A man invests Rs. 7770 in a company paying 5 per cent divided when a share of nominal value of Rs. 100 sells at a premium of Rs. 5 Find; i) The number of shares bought ii) Percentage income iii) Annual Income

Answer:

Nominal price of the share .

Cost price of the share .

Number of shares bought

Income

Percentage income

Question 9: A man buys Rs. 50 shares of a company, paying 12 per cent dividend, at a premium of Rs. 10. Find; i) The market value of 320 shares; ii) His annual income iii) His profit percent.

Answer:

Nominal price of the share .

Cost price of the share .

Market value of 320 shares .

Annual Income .

Profit %

Question 10: A man buys Rs. 75 shares at a discount of Rs. 15 of a company paying 20% dividend find; i) The market value of 120 shares; ii) His annual income; ii) His profit Percent;

Answer:

Nominal price of the share .

Cost price of the share .

Market value of 120 shares .

Annual Income .

Profit %

Question 11: A man has 300, Rs. 50 shares of a company paying 20%dividend. Find his net income after paying 3% income tax.

Answer:

Annual Income .

Taxes paid .

Net Income .

Question 12: A company pays a dividend of 15% on its 10 Rs. Shares from which it deducts income tax at the rate of 22%. Find the annual income of a man who owns one thousand shares of this company.

Answer:

Annual Income .

Taxes paid .

Net Income .

Question 13: A man invests Rs. 8,800 in buying shares of a company of face value of Rs. 100 each at a premium of 10%. If he ears Rs. 1,200 at the end of the year as dividend. Find; i) The number of shares he has in the company. ii) The dividend percent per share. [2001]

Answer:

Nominal price of the share .

Cost price of the share .

Number of shares bought

Dividend earned

Let the dividend % . Therefore

Question 14: A man invests Rs. 1680 in buying shares of nominal value Rs. 24 and selling at 12% premium. The dividend on the shares is 15% per annum. Calculate: i) The number of shares he buys; ii) The dividend he receives. [1999]

Answer:

Nominal price of the share .

Selling price of the share .

Number of shares bought

Dividend received .

Question 15: By investing Rs. 7500 in a company paying 10% dividend, an annual income of Rs. 500 is received. What price is paid for each of Rs.100 shares? [1990]

Answer:

Let the premium

Market price

Therefore

Hence the price paid for each share