HP 12C Platinum User Manual Page 280

Financial calculator.

280 Function Key Index
contents of financial
registers (page 42).
× Sets payment
mode to Begin for
compound interest
calculations involving
payments (page 46).
Â Sets payment
mode to End for
compound interest
calculations involving
payments (page 46).
Ï Calculates simple
interest (page 42).
w Stores or computes
number of periods in
financial problem
(page 41).
A Multiplies a
number in displayed
X-register by 12 and
stores the resulting
value in the n-register
(page 49).
¼ Stores or computes
interest rate per
compounding period
(page 41).
C Divides number in
displayed X-register by
12 and stores the
resulting value in the
i-register (page 49).
\$ Stores or computes
the present value (that
is, the initial cash flow)
of a financial problem
(page 41).
P Stores or
computes payment
amount (page 41).
problem (page 41).
! Amortizes x
number of periods
using values stored in
PMT, i, PV, and the
values in PV and n
(page 69).
l Calculates the net
present value of up to
80 uneven cash flows
and initial investment
using values stored
with J, K, and
a (page 73).
L Calculates the
internal rate of return
(yield) for up to 80
uneven cash flows and
initial investment using
values stored with J,
K, and a
(page 78).
J Initial cash flow.
Stores contents of
displayed X-register in
R
, initializes n to zero,
0
sets N
to 1. Used at
0
the beginning of a
discounted cash flow
problem (page 73).
K Cash flow j.
Stores the contents of
X-register in R
,
j
increments n by 1, and
sets N
to 1. Used for
j
all cash flows except
the initial cash flow in
a discounted cash flow
problem (page 73).
(page 83).
E Calculates bond
price, given desired
yield to maturity
(page 82).
S Calculates yield to
maturity, given bond
price (page 83).
a Stores the number
(from 1 to 99) of times
each cash flow occurs
as N
. Assumes 1
j
unless otherwise
specified (page 75).
Ý Calculates
depreciation using
sum-of-the-years-digits
method (page 83).
# Calculates
depreciation using
declining-balance
method (page 83).
Statistics
CLEAR² Clears
statistical storage
registers R
through R
1
6
and stack registers
(page 93).
_ Accumulates
statistics using numbers
from X- and Y-registers
in storage registers R
1
through R
6
(page 93).
^ Cancels effect of
numbers from X- and
Y-registers in storage
registers R
through R
1
6
(page 94).