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A Method to Adjust the Cost of Equity for Prevailing Market Conditions




 A Method to Adjust the Cost of Equity for Prevailing Market Conditions
CPE Credit

Program Type: Recorded Webinar (Audio, PPT)
Program Level: Advanced
Prerequisites: Good knowledge of topic and experience in the field.
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
CPE Credits: One (1) Hour
Fields of Study: Accounting
Item Number: 16PBV0421
Shipping Weight: 0lbs. 0oz.
Price: $80.00
Program Description

This webinar will explore how to use the stock market to adjust the cost of equity capital for prevailing market conditions.

Learning Objectives

After completing this webinar, attendees will be able to:

- Describe the extent to which the conventional build up methods for estimating the cost of equity capital fail to satisfy the requirements of Rev. Rul. 59-60
- Identify he problems associated with the market conditions adjustment methodologies suggested in the Duff & Phelps Valuation Handbook
- Explain how to use the stock market to adjust the conventional build up methods for prevailing market conditions
- Use the Vianello formula to adjust the cost of equity capital for any market circumstance

Who Should Attend

This webionar will be appropriate for anyone who uses cost of capital in their work as a business appraisal analyst

Presenter(s)

Marc Vianello, CPA, ABV, CFF
Mr. Marc Vianello is the managing member of Vianello Forensic Consulting, LLC. He is the inventor of the concept of probability-based discount for lack of marketability using the Longstaff look-back formula, and is the developer of the VFC DLOM Calculator. Mr. Vianello is a CPA, ABV, and CFF. He has written extensively regarding DLOM, the time periods needed to sell privately held businesses, the specific company risks associated with abnormal debt levels, and adjusting cost of capital for prevailing market conditions.

Mr. Vianello has testified extensively in federal and state courts around the country in complex, high dollar financial litigation of all types, including valuation, intellectual property, breach of contract, and shareholder disputes, among others.