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Using Financial Information in Business Strategy

Recorded on: Nov. 27, 2017
Running Time: 01:01:13

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Taken from the Web Program Pocket MBA 2017: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals (NYC) Recorded November 2017 in New York

Using Financial Information in Business Strategy [01:01:13]
  • Evaluate common financial metrics:
    • Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA)
    • Return on investment (ROI)
    • Discounted cash flow (DCF)
    • Net present value (NPV)
    • Internal rate of return (IRR)
    • Discount rate 
  • The increased focus on non-GAAP metrics
  • Learn how to determine value based upon financial metrics
  • Examine the effect of financial metrics on capital structure
  • Case Study: Calculating common financial metrics

John Cristiano, Philip Liu

The purchase price of this Web Program segment includes the following article from the Course Handbook available online:

  • U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Compliance & Disclosure Interpretations, Non-GAAP Financial Measures (May 17, 2016)
    Philip Liu
  • U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Press Release, Executives Charged with Inflating Performance of Real Estate Investment Trust (September 8, 2016)
    Philip Liu
  • Securities and Exchange Commission v. Brian S. Block and Lisa Pavelka McAlister, 16 Civ. 7003 (S.D.N.Y. 2016)
    Philip Liu
  • U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Press Release, Company Settles Charges Over Undisclosed Perks and Improper Use of Non-GAAP Measures (January 18, 2017)
    Philip Liu
  • In the Matter of MDC Partners Inc., Securities Act Release No. 10283, Exchange Act Release No. 79823, Accounting and Auditing Enforcement Release No. 3849, Administrative Proceeding, File No. 3-17795 (January 18, 2017)
    Philip Liu
John Cristiano ~ Managing Director, Grant Thornton LLP
Philip Liu ~ Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP
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