# Question: How to calculate the duration of a date?

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## How do you calculate duration of time?

Convert both times to 24 hour format, adding 12 to any pm hours. 8:55am becomes 8:55 hours (start time) If the start minutes are greater than the end minutes… Subtract end time minutes from start time minutes… Subtract the hours… Put(not add) the hours and minutes together – 6:45 (6 hours and 45 minutes)

## How do I calculate time between dates in Excel?

Just subtract one date from the other. For example if cell A2 has an invoice date in it of 1/1/2015 and cell B2 has a date paid of 1/30/2015, then you could enter use the formula =B2-A2 to get the number of days between the two dates, or 29.

## How do I calculate duration in Excel?

Another simple technique to calculate the duration between two times in Excel is using the TEXT function:Calculate hours between two times: =TEXT(B2-A2, h)Return hours and minutes between 2 times: =TEXT(B2-A2, h:mm)Return hours, minutes and seconds between 2 times: =TEXT(B2-A2, h:mm:ss)Jun 24, 2015

## How do you calculate duration of time in minutes?

3:407:02Finding the Elapsed Time and Estimating the Duration of TimeYouTube

## What is the Macaulay duration formula?

The Macaulay duration is calculated by multiplying the time period by the periodic coupon payment and dividing the resulting value by 1 plus the periodic yield raised to the time to maturity. Next, the value is calculated for each period and added together. Then the value is divided by the current bond price.

## How do I calculate between two dates?

2:136:05How to Calculate the Difference Between Two Dates​ in ExcelYouTube

## What is duration in math?

Duration is associated with the slope of the price-yield curve. The absolute value of slope at any point on the price-yield curve is the Macaulay duration times the price of the security, divided by one plus the periodic yield.

## How do you calculate start and end time?

0:093:12Determine either the starting time, end time, or elapsed time when given YouTube

## How do you calculate duration example?

To find the Macaulay Duration, calculate the present value of the cash flows for each period. Annually, 10% of \$1,000 is \$100. Our coupon in the example is semiannual, so we divide \$100 by 2 = \$50.

## What is duration measured in?

years Duration is measured in years. Generally, the higher the duration of a bond or a bond fund (meaning the longer you need to wait for the payment of coupons and return of principal), the more its price will drop as interest rates rise.

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