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    Wal-Mart: Cost of Equity, WACC, Unlevered Cost of Equity, & Beta

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    Estimate the cost of equity, WACC, and unlevered cost of equity for Wal-Mart, Incorporated (NYSE: WMT).

    Find the beta for Wal-Mart and:
    1. Estimate Wal-Mart's cost of equity.
    2. Estimate Wal-Mart's weighted-average cost of capital (WACC).
    3. Estimate Wal-Mart's unlevered cost of equity.

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    According to Yahoo! Finance, Wal-Mart's beta is 0.24.
    Cost of equity = 10.13%
    WACC = ...

    Solution Summary

    The cost of equity, WACC, unlevered cost of equity and beta are determined for WalMart.