Stocks and Shares Problems- Aptitude Questions and Answers

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Stocks and Shares Problems- Aptitude Questions and Answers:-

This is aptitude on Stocks and Shares Problems Question and answers with explanation for different interviews and competitive and entrance exams.

1. In order to obtain an income of Rs. 750 from 15% stock at Rs. 102, one must make an investment of:
A. Rs. 3500
B. Rs. 6900
C. Rs. 5100
D. Rs. 9250


2. A man bought 20 shares of Rs. 50 at 5 discount, the rate of dividend being 11 1/2. The rate of interest obtained is:
A. 36.44%
B. 38.33%
C. 16%
D. 18%

3. Which is better investment: 13% stock at 123 or 7 1/3 stock at 105?
A. 13% stock at 123
B. 7 1/3 % stock at 105
C. Both are equally good
D. Cannot be compared, as the total amount of the investment is not given.

4. By investing in 14 1/3% stock at 70, one earns Rs. 2200. The investment made is:
A. Rs. 10744
B. Rs. 5760
C. Rs. 7400
D. Rs. 9300

5. A 8% stock yields 10%. The market value of the stock is:
A. Rs. 52
B. Rs. 75
C. Rs. 80
D. Rs. 105.33


6. A man invested Rs. 4520 in Rs. 12 shares quoted at Rs. 9.15. If the rate of dividend be 15%, his annual income is:
A. Rs. 237.50
B. Rs. 532.40
C. Rs. 889.164
D. Rs. 635.40

7. A Woman invests some money partly in 6% stock at 84 and partly in 14% stock at 140. To obtain equal dividends from both, he must invest the money in the ratio:
A. 3 : 7
B. 2 : 5
C. 14 : 10
D. 16 : 15

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