These preparatory courses are optional, but we recommend you to complete the stated prep course(s) or possess the equivalent knowledge prior to enrolling in this course:
This business valuation course provides students with the skills they need to perform detailed business valuation modeling using three main methods: Comps, Precedents and DCF Analysis.
The valuation training provided in this course will be valuable to those who are looking for a detailed and step-by-step explanation of how to value a company based on comparable companies, past M&A transactions and a Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) models.
Upon completing this course, you’ll be able to:
Learn how to build a Comps table and calculate all the equity value and enterprise value ratios required to value a business.
Learn about the main drivers of free cash flow to the firm and business valuation in this course.
In this corporate valuation course, you will learn to build a DCF model from scratch, building on the skills you developed from CFI’s prior courses on building a 3 statement model.
Learn how to perform weighted average cost of capital (WACC) analysis in Excel and use the slope function to calculate a company’s beta.
Create a football field chart in Excel at the end of the course to combine the analyses of all methods used in the corporate valuation model built earlier in the course.
This online class is designed for professionals working in private equity, investment banking, corporate development, and other areas of finance and accounting. The course provides both foundational building blocks for beginners and covers more advanced aspects of valuation for experienced practitioners.
For beginners to advanced users, this corporate valuation modeling course is designed to teach you how to be a complete financial analyst.
This class is one of the 10 required “Core” courses for CFI’s financial analyst training program, which grants the Financial Modeling & Valuation Analyst (FMVA) certification.
7 courses from beginner to intermediate level.01 Optional
11 courses from beginner to intermediate level.02 Required
19 courses at an advanced level.03 Required
Submit your FMVA® checklist and order your certificate.04 Required
Get access to the Global Corporate Finance Society.05 Optional
FMVA® Financial Analyst Certification courses are offered 100% online, allowing you the flexibility to start the financial analyst program anytime and learn when it’s most convenient for you.
The program is a part of the All Access Subscription, which includes all programs and courses.
CFI courses are designed by instructors with over 21 years of financial analyst training experience.