Archive 2017-106: Best Practices Capitalized Cash Flow




Archive 2017-106: Best Practices: Business Valuation Methods – The Capitalized Cash Flow Method.

**Webinar 106 Live Broadcast Date: March 29, 2017**

VPS StraightTalk Webinar Series: Business Valuation Methods – The Capitalized Cash Flow Method with Jim Hitchner, CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA

Learn the Best Practices of the Business Valuation Methods in this VPS StraightTalk webinar series


Best Practices – with detailed case study

  • Level of reliance on a CCF method
  • CCF, DCF, or both?
  • Risk analysis and adjustments – discount rate, margins, or growth
  • Earnings vs. cash flow
  • Financial information
  • Normalization adjustments
  • Excess compensation
  • Weighting of historical earnings
  • Minority vs. control cash flows
  • Direct to equity vs. invested capital applications
  • Depreciation, capital expenditures, and working capital assumptions
  • Normalizing debt
  • Supporting a long-term growth rate
  • Dealing with high, short-term growth in a CCF method
  • Real vs. nominal growth rates
  • Perpetuity growth – yes or no?
  • Sensitivity analyses and sanity checks

  • Weighting and reconciling values

Learning Objectives:

Using a detailed case study (including report language), the participant will learn:

  • How to apply best practices in the CCF method
  • How to defend this method
  • How to select the proper level of reliability of this method


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