Fin474:Calculate Wandas total return on this investment

Wanda Sotheby purchased 150 shares of Home Depot stock at $21.25 a share. One year later, she sold the stock for $31.10 a share. She paid her broker a $34 commission when she purchased the stock and a $42 commission when she sold it. During the 12 months she owned the stock, she received $90 in dividends. Calculate Wandas total return on this investment. (Obj. 1)
The total return for this investment is $1,491.50.
Current Return = $90 in dividends over the past 12 months
Purchase Price = $21.25 150 shares + $34 commission = $3,221.50
Selling Price = $31.10 150 shares $42 commission = $4,623.00
Capital gain = $4,623.00 $3,22l.50 = $1,401.50
Total Return = $90 Current Return + $1,401.50 capital gain = $1,491.50. (pp. 394-395)