Fama-French Three-Factor Mode
An analyst has modeled the stock of a company using a Fama-French three-factor model. The risk-free rate is 3%, the market return is 10%, the return on the SMB portfolio (rSMB) is 3.3%, and the return on the HML portfolio (rHML) is 4.8%. If ai = 0, bi = 1.2, ci = – 0.4, and di = 1.3, what is the stock’s predicted return? Round your answer to two decimal places.