Profit Analysis using Economic Value Added

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In this Free Guided Project, you will:

Calculate Weighted Average Cost of Capital

Calculate capital invested, finance charge, and NOPAT

Use financial statements to calculate Economic Value Added

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Clock1 hour
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to calculate the Weighted Average Cost of Capital, calculate capital invested, finance charge, and NOPAT, and use financial statements to calculate Economic Value Added. Economic Value Added is one of the most critical metrics in financial modeling and analysis and is used to measure the profitability of the projects and management performance. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We're currently working on providing the same experience in other regions. It is recommended to take the Introduction to Valuation with WACC and Analyzing Company's Performance using Ratios projects first.

Skills you will develop

AccountingFinancial Data AnalysisFinancial ModelingValuation

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Economic Value Added overview

  2. Calculating WACC

  3. Calculating capital invested and finance charge

  4. Calculating NOPAT

  5. Calculating Economic Value Added

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step



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