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Spotlight on Valuing a Business (4173293B)

Date:Thursday, January 25, 2018
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
(Registration at 1:30 PM)
Facility:Webcast or Webinar, Online
CPE Credit:2.0 Accounting and Auditing
Instructor: William F. O'Brien
Vendor:California CPA Education Foundation
Course Level:Intermediate
Early Bird Price:$60.00 FICPA Members, $90.00 Non-Members


Discuss various business valuation methods whether for a start-up, spin-off or acquisition at any stage. Many valuation methods exist. Which method is right? Which is the 'best' for a given business? CPAs and Corporate Financial Managers can’t afford to miss this session.


Identify techniques for valuing a business.

Major Topics:
  • The single best metric
  • The Cost of Capital
  • The capital asset pricing model
  • Weighted Average Cost of Capital (WACC)
  • Valuation methodologies (income, asset and market approaches) including discounted Cash Flow (DCF) and many more.

Who Should Attend:

CFOs, aspiring CFOs and anyone who expects to be involved with mergers and acquisitions.

Some corporate finance background is helpful.

Advanced Preparation:


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Registration Status: CLOSED - Online registration for this course is now closed. Please contact the Member Service Center at (800) 342-3197 if you wish to inquire about registering.