Business Valuation

MGMT X 430.132
This course explores the basics of business valuation, including how businesses are valued, how equity is valued, and how the enterprise is valued.
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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Online
Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn the main methods of valuation (intrinsic and relative), their strengths and weaknesses, and when to apply each
  • Understand discounted cash flow, comparable market multiples, comparable transaction multiples, and liquidation/terminal value
  • Read between the lines on financial statements
  • Perform industry competitive analysis, growth projection, financial forecasting, and capital asset pricing

About this course:

This course explores the basics of business valuation, including how businesses are valued, how equity is valued, and how the enterprise is valued. Students learn the main methods of valuation (intrinsic and relative), their strengths and weaknesses, and when to apply each. Topics include discounted cash flow, comparable market multiples, comparable transaction multiples, and liquidation/terminal value. Additional topics include free cash flow, financial statement analysis, industry competitive analysis, growth projection, financial forecasting, discount rate, and capital asset pricing.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Business Valuation.

This course is intended for students with strong accounting/finance background. Minimal prerequisites include Introductory Financial Accounting and Introductory Corporate Finance. This course also requires working knowledge of Microsoft Excel.

Summer 2019 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Available
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Instructor: Peter Lou, CFA
368285
Fee:
$765.00
2 days left. Enroll by Jun 26, 2019
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Notes

Elective course in the Finance Certificate.

Enrollment limited.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 30, 2019
Course Requirements
Course syllabus not yet available

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