$35.00 USD

Capital Budgeting


Instructor: Steve Coughran, Founder of BYFIQ, CFO, Entrepreneur, and Expert in Financial Strategy

Brief Description: "Capital Budgeting" is a pivotal course crafted for students, business professionals, and financial leaders focused on optimizing investment decisions and enhancing firm value. Under the expert instruction of Steve Coughran, participants will explore the fundamental and advanced techniques of capital budgeting, delve into the practical applications of business valuation, and master the dynamics of the Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) model. This course provides the tools and knowledge to evaluate investment opportunities accurately and drive strategic business growth.

What You Will Learn:

  • Essentials of Capital Budgeting: Understand the core principles, including the time value of money and its impact on capital budgeting decisions.
  • Evaluation Techniques: Apply various capital budgeting techniques including sensitivity and scenario analysis to assess investment risks and opportunities.
  • Business Valuation Fundamentals: Gain insights into business valuation methods and how value is derived and enhanced within a firm.
  • Advanced DCF Modeling: Explore the mechanics of DCF models, including modeling changes in working capital and computing the Weighted Average Cost of Capital (WACC).

Course Outline:

Part 1: Foundations of Capital Budgeting

  • Introduction to capital budgeting and its significance
  • Time value of money concepts and implications for budgeting
  • Comprehensive overview of capital budgeting techniques

Part 2: Risk Analysis and Valuation Techniques

  • Sensitivity and scenario analysis to identify key variables and risks
  • Introduction to business valuation and common approaches
  • Detailed instruction on the workings of a DCF model and its variations

Part 3: Deep Dive into DCF and Valuation Analysis

  • Step-by-step guide through the mechanics of a DCF model
  • Modeling changes in working capital and its impacts on valuation
  • Computing WACC and analyzing the outputs of valuation models

What's in it for You:

  • Expert Instruction: Learn from Steve Coughran, a renowned CFO and strategist, who brings a wealth of practical and theoretical knowledge.
  • Strategic Decision-Making Skills: Equip yourself with the financial acumen to make informed, strategic investment decisions.
  • Advanced Analytical Tools: Master advanced financial models that are essential for high-level financial analysis and business valuation.
  • Professional Development: Enhance your credibility and career prospects in finance, investment analysis, or corporate strategy.

This course is perfect for individuals aiming to enhance their understanding of capital budgeting and valuation to drive business investment decisions and value creation. Whether you are advancing your career in finance or aiming to improve your strategic decision-making, this course will provide valuable insights and practical tools.