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
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Starting at $765.00
As few as 12 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.

Fall 2019 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Monday 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Joe El Rady
370131
Fee:
$765.00
5 days left. Enroll by Sep 23, 2019
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Notes

No meetings September 30; November 11, 2019.

Visitors not permitted. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 14, 2019
Course Requirements
(Optional) Course Syllabus
Schedule
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Lecture
Mon Sep 23, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2238
Lecture
Mon Oct 7, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2238
Lecture
Mon Oct 14, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2238
Lecture
Mon Oct 21, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2238
Lecture
Mon Oct 28, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2238
Lecture
Mon Nov 4, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2238
Lecture
Mon Nov 18, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2238
Lecture
Mon Nov 25, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2238
Lecture
Mon Dec 2, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2238
Lecture
Mon Dec 9, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2238

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