Planit:Bond Calculator

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How do I calculate the income return, capital gain return, or yield to maturity of a bond?
• Calculate for purchase or yield
• Data entry example

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The bond calculator performs a simple calculation of the income return, the capital gain return and the yield to maturity for bonds.

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Cash Method: To value the bond based on whole periods, Accrual Method to value the bond based on partial periods.

Compound Freq.: The frequency at which the bond’s interest is compounded.

Payment Freq.: The frequency at which the bond’s return from the coupon rate is paid out.

Par Value: The original issue price of the bond.

Issue Date: The original date the bond was issued using the 'YYYY-MM-DD' format.

Coupon Rate: Coupon rate or original issue rate of return.

Maturity Value: The value of the bond at maturity.

Mature Date: The date at which the bond matures, stops paying interest

Purchase Value: The value of the bond on the specified purchase date and yield. Click the button to the right to calculate this value if the yield is known.

Purchase Date: Date at which the bond was purchased

Yield to Maturity: The yield of the bond from the specified purchase date and value until maturity. Click the button to the right to calculate this value if the purchase value is known.