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Principles of Business Valuation

Application of Finance Fundamentals to the Valuation of Projects and Firms

  • Estimate Enterprise Values & Investments

    Develop the skills needed to understand how projects and companies are valued, beginning with a broad overview and discussion of valuation techniques, including both intrinsic value and market value approaches. Learn the discounted cash flow method (DCF), the most widely used intrinsic valuation method. Discuss methods for estimating a firm’s weighted cost of capital, and the effect of leverage (debt) on the firm’s cost of equity along with the valuation efforts of a firm’s capital structure. Build financial models in excel, and learn through practical application.

BENEFITS

 

  • Learn the discounted cash flow method (DCF), and methods for modeling the effects of varying material inputs of the DCF model
  • Estimate the appropriate cost of capital for valuing projects that have different risks
  • Carry out sensitivity analysis of valuation projects including break-even sensitivity analysis and simulation
  • Understand the use of relative valuation multiples (e.g., EV/EBITDA, P/E) and work through an example on the use of valuation multiples in determining firm value
  • Gain hands-on experience gilding financial models that can be applied practically in the workplace
  • Develop an understanding of the value creation potential hidden in your firm that could make it attractive to private equity investors

Enrollment Options

  • Individual Enrollment

    Enroll in this course as an individual.
  • Group and Custom Enrollment

    Enroll as a team, or customize this program for your organization.

Upcoming Sessions

Class Details

Energy

Date

11/04/22

1 Day

Instructors

Joe Hahn

Location

Live Online

Principles of Business Valuation

Energy

Date

11/04/22

1 Day

Instructors

Joe Hahn

Location

Live Online

Class

Concentration

Date

Location

Instructors

Principles of Business Valuation

Energy

11/04/22

1 Day

Live Online

Joe Hahn

TOPICS

The following topics will be covered in this course:

 

  • Overview of valuation methods
  • Valuing E&P properties today
  • Risk analysis and simulation
  • Private equity interest in energy
  • Real option analysis
  • Discounted cash flow method (DCF)
Expert Faculty
Great information. Dr. Hahn was very engaging and very knowledgeable on all subject matter. I'll be back. Well done!

Who Should Attend?

This course is appropriate for professionals or investors who work in any part of the energy industry. Whether you work for a global corporation or a small business, we can help.

 

There are no prerequisites for this course.

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Instructor
  • Joe Hahn

    Joe Hahn is a Clinical Associate Professor of Finance and Associate Director of the Master of Science in Finance Program in the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin.

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  • Course Location

    In person courses take place at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center and adjoining Rowling Hall on the UT campus in Austin. These world-class facilities provide a comfortable and convenient learning environment, with direct access to the 40 acres of campus and within walking distance of downtown Austin. Live online and on-demand course options are available for many courses.

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