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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering The Free Cash Flow Method for Firm Valuation course in collaboration with Columbia University - ColumbiaX. Learn how to use the free cash flow method for firm valuation and how to compute and project free cash flows. 

About

The Free Cash Flow Method for Firm Valuation course is part of Corporate Finance from EdX in partnership with Columbia University - ColumbiaX.

In this course, learners will begin to apply the lessons and concepts from Introduction to Corporate Finance as they begin to discuss basics of firm valuation.

What you'll learn:

  • How to value a firm using the Enterprise Discounted Cash Flow Method
  • Project a firm’s cash flows
  • Calculate residual value
  • How to value a firm using multiples

Follow Professor Wolfenzon’s lead to learn how the free cash flow method is applied to value firms. You will also learn about valuation using multiples. Throughout the course, you will learn how to construct Excel models to value firms by completing hands on activities.

The Free Cash Flow Method for Firm Valuation programme is part of the Corporate Finance Professional Certificate.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Firm Valuation Framework
  • Calculation of Free Cash Flows
  • Financial Ratios and Projection of Free Cash Flows
  • Residual Value and Valuation Using Multiples
  • Putting it All Together: Valuation Case Study

Lecturers

  • Daniel Wolfenzon - Stefan H. Robock Professor of Finance and Economics, Columbia Business School. Columbia University

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

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Academic Requirements

Prerequisites

Students must be familiar with basic concepts of Accounting; basic skills in Microsoft Excel (or equivalent); Students should have completed Introduction to Corporate Finance.

Tuition Fee

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    99 USD/full
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    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 35 days.
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