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DURATION: Calculating the annual duration of a security

DURATION: Calculating the annual duration of a security: Excel 2016: Financial Functions in Depth
DURATION: Calculating the annual duration of a security: Excel 2016: Financial Functions in Depth

Comparing coupon bonds with different investment periods can be difficult. However, there is a method that you can use to calculate a common value that lets you evaluate a bond based on its sensitivity to changes in its yield. In Excel, you implement that method using the DURATION function. You can use the DURATION function to discover how sensitive your investment is to changes in its yield.

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