Aswath Damodaran: Valuation Tools Webcast [VIDEOS]


A webcast on how to get data/information on companies so as to assess their corporate finance health & value by Aswath Damodaran.

Aswath Damodaran: Valuation Tools Webcast – Introduction

Valuation Tools Webcast: Estimating Risk free Rates

A webcast on how to estimate the risk free rate in any currency.

Joel Greenblatt Owned Hedge Fund On Why Value Investing Isn’t Working Now

Joel GreenblattAcacia Capital was up 12.27% for the second quarter, although it remains in the red for the year because of how difficult the first quarter was. The fund is down 14.25% for the first half of the year. Q2 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and more Top five holdings Acacia's top five holdings accounted for Read More

Implied Equity Risk Premiums

Look at what an implied ERP is and how best to compute it. It is a central input into corporate finance and valuation.

Capitalizing Leases

Accountants routinely miscategorize leases and treat them as operating expenses (instead of financial expenses). In this webcast, I look at the process of capitalizing leases and how it affects earnings, debt and invested capital.

Capitalizing R&D

R&D is really capital expenditures (for technology and pharmaceutical companies) but accountants treat it as operating expenses. In this webcast, I look at the process of capitalizing R&D and how it affects earnings and reinvestment rates.

Estimating Trailing 12-month number

The key to getting an updated value is working with updated numbers. In this webcast, I look at how use an annual and quarterly report to construct a twelve-month earnings number.

Measuring Accounting Returns

The return on equity and invested capital are key to estimating growth and value at companies, but they are accounting numbers and need tender care and attention.