How to Calculate the Maturity of Bonds?

Answer A bond is an investment where the buyer is providing a loan to the issuer, thus bonds are referred to as debt instruments. Bonds are issued by government agencies, corporations or large institution... Read More »

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How to Calculate Semi-Annual Yield to Maturity Bonds?

When purchasing a bond, an investor technically provides a loan to the issuer. The bond comes with a set face value, interest rate, maturity date and payment schedule. As a result, if the investor ... Read More »

Maturity Dates on Savings Bonds?

U.S. savings bonds are long-term savings certificates and can be held for many years while they accumulate and compound interest. Several dates in the life of a savings bond affect the ability to r... Read More »

Does one always earn the yield to maturity on bonds?

A bond's YTM, or yield to maturity, is a way to calculate your potential return when investing in a bond. Unless you buy a newly-issued bond, you probably will buy it for its face value and you pro... Read More »

How to Calculate Maturity Value?

Maturity is a term used to refer to the length of time from when a fixed-term debt security is issued until it must be redeemed (paid off). For bonds and most other debt securities of this type, th... Read More »