You can find current bond prices at http://finra-markets.morningstar.com/BondCenter/
Find the bond prices for one of the companies in discussion forum 2.1 above or any other publicly held company (not all have bonds you see). Once you have found a company with Bonds from the list from the website, what is the shortest maturity bond issued by that company that is outstanding? Name of company and shortest maturity at what rate? Does that company have a number of bonds? Why would they – explain?
What is the longest maturity bond? What is the credit rating for that companies bonds? Do all of the bonds have the same credit rating? Why do you think this is? Explain.