29. Emerging and Continuing Conundrums in Cost of Capital

Track: 
General Valuation
Field of Study: 
Accounting
CPE Credit: 
1.5
Knowledge Level: 
Advanced
Prerequisite: 
Extensive forensic accounting, business valuation, or litigation knowledge or experience.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018
 
10:10AM-11:25AM

This session will explore the cost of capital challenges practitioners confront as new research and resources collide with time tested approaches. Attendees will learn:
• What is the best proxy for a risk-free rate?
• Is a buildup model acceptable?
• Can your estimate of unsystematic risk benefit from an analytical framework?
• What is the right investment time horizon for determining cost of capital?
• Navigating the options within the DP Navigator
• The continuing size premium debate