Building Blocks of a DCF Valuation

Importance of DCF Valuations
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Basic Building Blocks of Why Valuation?
Distinct MBA level Resources that will Guide Students on Valuation


  • Microsoft Excel for MAC or PC


A DCF Valuation is the cornerstone technique used by Financial Analysts working in Hedge Funds, Equity Research, and Investment Banks to value companies in the private and public space.

In this course you will understand why it is important for working professionals in Finance and business owners to have a grasp and understanding of a DCF Valuation. We will not be doing any calculations.

Who this course is for:

  • Investors looking to understand how a valuation works and how to identify undervalued companies.
  • Banking & Finance Professionals wanting to break into Equity Research or Investment Banking.
  • Investors who want to improve their investing skills Finance / Business.
  • Finance Students who want to learn about a DCF valuation.

Course content

1 section9 lectures41m total length
  • Valuation as a Skillset for Finance and Accounting Roles
  • What is a DCF Valuation?
  • Valuation for Different Market Capitalization Brackets
  • Techniques for Valuing Companies
  • Why Valuations are Important for Decision Making?
  • Key Considerations when creating a DCF?
  • Decisions that Managers can make that affect Company Valuations
  • Process to Follow when Creating a DCF
  • Final Thoughts on the Building Blocks of a DCF Valuation


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Jeep Finance is a start-up aimed at teaching professionals with limited or no background in finance. We want to give you the tools to build your confidence and start your own business and give you the skills required to succeed at any desk.

We have use an integrated learning to advance finance education.  We have over +10 years of experience in Finance, Excel, Banking and come from top business schools in the world.