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Computing the Value of Operations and Equity

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FINC 5880
Session 9
Shares outstanding 10,000,000 FCF0 5,000,000
Target debt in capital structure 30% Constant growth rate 6%
Debt interest rate 8% Beta 1.2
rRF 3% Amount of debt 5,000,000
Market risk premium 7%
Tax rate 30%

a. Calculate the required rate of return on equity using equation: rs= rRF + RPM(b)

b. Calculate weighted average cost of capital, using equation: WACC = Wdrd(1-%) + wsrs

c. Calculate the value of operations, using equation: Vops = FCF0(1+g)/WACC - g)

d. Calculate the value of the company's equity, using equation: Vs = Vops - debt

e. Calculate the current value of the company's stock.

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This solution takes the student through the process of finding the value of each share outstanding by computing the cost of equity using the Capital Asset Pricing Model, the after-tax cost of debt, the weighted-average cost of capital, the value of operations, the value of equity, and finally the value of each share. It is very comprehensive.

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