Discover how to use Excel for essential tasks required in corporate finance. Learn how to pick investments, determine your cost of capital, and perform operational budgeting.
Discover how to use Microsoft Excel for the bread-and-butter tasks required by corporate finance and financial planning and analysis (FP&A) professionals. In this hands-on course, professor Michael McDonald steps through how to leverage this powerful tool to pick corporate investments, determine your firm's cost of capital, and perform operational budgeting. Michael steps through how to estimate weighted average cost of capital (WACC), build a budget, perform stress testing and scenario analysis, and more. Throughout the course, Michael includes exercisesâtogether with downloadable exercise filesâthat can provide you with a practical understanding of these key topics.
1. Critical Tasks in Corporate Finance
Corporate finance and modern business
Project selection in finance
Weighted average cost of capital and capital structure