Cost of Capital and Weighted Average Cost of Capital

Covering all methods to compute, the cost of capital and Weighted Average Cost of Capital
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  • Length 1 hour
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  • Languages English
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Published 4/2016 English

Course Description

Bringing all concepts together of Cost of Capital and The Weighted Average Cost of Capital, key topic in Advance Financial Management. This topic is about how to compute Cost of Equity, Cost of Debt and Weighted Average Cost of Capital each with different methods and very unique approach.  

This topic is taught from initial to advance level with numeric questions on each content in Cost of Capital. Students pursing Accounting & Financial qualification will get clear understanding on all concepts of Cost of Capital in merely one hour. Financial Modelers and Finance Professionals can also get benefit from the topic 

File is available for download as well. You may ask pertinent question about the topic and I will be please to answer it.

What are the requirements?

  • Sound knowledge of Accounting & Financial concepts and terminologies

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Explain the concept of Weighted Average Cost of Capital and especially how to compute Weighted Average Cost of Capital in different business models.Also how to compute Cost of Equity and Cost of Debt with different methods and unique approach of MM Proposition II + Tax

Who is the target audience?

  • Students pursing the Financial & Accounting qualifications,like A.C.C.A / C.I.M.A / CA

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Section 1: Section A

Introduction to contents of topic the Weighted Average Cost of Capital


Discuss the basic definition and what is the importance of Weighted Average Cost of Capital.


Where Financial/Business Analyst practice Weighted Average Cost of Capital.

Section 2: Section B

 Weighted Average Cost of Capital formula and what are the inputs of formula.


Basic definition of cost of equity and methods to compute it.


Capital Asset Pricing Model to compute Cost of Equity.


Key element of Capital Asset Pricing Model - Asset & Equity Beta


Simple question for computing Cost of Equity by using Capital Asset Pricing Model and creating some relationships between Cost of Equity and Equity Beta.


Dividend Valuation Model to compute Cost of Equity.


How to compute growth (Key element of D V M formula) in two different scenarios.


What is Cost of Debt and methods to compute it.


Computation of Cost of Debt through Internal Rate of Return approach.

Section 3: Section c

Types of Weighted Average Cost of Capital and discussion on some arguments.


How to compute Weighted Average Cost of Capital of business, decides to expand in new industry, different from currently where it operates.


Detail scenario on Weighted Average Cost of Capital in case of diversification.


How to compute Weighted Average Cost of Capital of business, already diversified in different industry.


Detail scenario on computation of Weighted Average Cost of Capital, when business is already diversified.


Weighted Average Cost of Capital in case of changed in Financial Risk.


Indicator which allows business to compute its Market Value of Debt,


Unique approach to compute Cost of Equity, when Beta approach is impossible to apply.


Scenario on how to apply MM Proposition II + Tax equation.


Thank you for enrolling in the course of Weighted Average Cost of Capital. File is available to download, allows to practice the topic without watching videos. You may ask pertinent question anytime & I will be pleased to help out.

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Instructor Biography

Jahanzeb B., Finance Professional

Finance Professional with experience in Finance functions, Project Management of diversified projects and Freelancer. I belief, my financial knowledge will be beneficial for you in pursing your`s financial qualification.

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