How to Use CAPM for Project Analysis?

12manage is hiring Management/MBA Students!


 
Capital Asset Pricing Model > Forum Log in

How to Use CAPM for Project Analysis?
Reuben Ngeti Mwakisachi
How do I use CAPM to gauge / decide whether to take up a project or not?
If you can, please give an illustration. How superior is CAPM as compared to WACC?
 

 
How to Use CAPM for Project Analysis
mccarthy, Member
CAPM is one of a number of methods used to calculate the cost of equity. The resultant cost of equity can be included subsequently in calculating the WACC of a company which is funded by both debt and equity.
The question is not whether CAPM is superior to WACC but to other possible ways of calculating the cost of equity to be put in to the WACC calculation.
CAPM could of course be used in appraising a project in an all equity companies.
 

 











 

  Do you wish to study further? You can learn more from the summary, forum, discussions, lessons, courses, training, instructions, expert tips, best practices and education sources. Register.  


Special Interest Group Leader

You here


More on Capital Asset Pricing Model
Summary
Forum
Best Practices

Expert Tips

Resources



About 12manage | Advertising | Link to us / Cite us | Privacy | Suggestions | Terms of Service
2018 12manage - The Executive Fast Track. V14.1 - Last updated: 20-6-2018. All names of their owners.