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Interview Question

Associate Financial Modeling Group Interview New York, NY

a few quick math questions (told most people miss them) not

  difficult, just focus, and don't fall into the traps i.e. stock went up 10% today, down 10% tomorrow , what is holding period return?

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-1%. considering the base price as today's stock price. Say suppose the stock is $100 initially it went up by 10% indicates 110 and went down by 10% comes back to 99. so 99-100/100 = 1%

Sruthi on Aug 30, 2016

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