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# Calculating APY for **

Hi,

What formula can I use to determine the Annual Percentage Yield (APY) for a
Certificate of Deposit. The interest rate is 5.10% anually with the
interest added back daily. The bank told me that the interest rate is 5.10%
and that would be 5.20% APY. How would they know what the APY would be?
Hope I'm making sense.
Thanks for the help,
Starlin

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```
VB:

Dim shour As Integer
Dim smin As Integer
Dim ehour As Integer
Dim emin As Integer
Dim stod As String
Dim etod As String
pday = 8
pnight = 12
shour = Hour(st)
smin = Minute(st) + shour * 60
If (shour >= 8 & shour < 20) Then
stod = "day"
Else
stod = "night"
End If
ehour = Hour(en)
emin = Minute(en) + ehour * 60
If (ehour >= 8 & ehour < 20) Then
etod = "day"
Else
etod = "night"
End If
If (shour > ehour) Then
mw = 1440 - smin + emin
Else
mw = emin - smin
End If
dmw = 0
nmw = 0

If (etod = stod) Then
If (stod = "day") Then dmw = mw
ElseIf (stod = "night") Then nmw = mw
ElseIf (stod = "day") Then
dmw = 1200 - smin
nmw = mw - dmw
ElseIf (shour > ehour) Then
nmw = 1920 - smin
Else: nmw = 480 - smin
dmw = mw - nmw
End If

daypay = dmw * pday / 60
nightpay = nmw * pnight / 60
prod = daypay + nightpay

End Function

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