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Financial Analysis: FedEx Corporation

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For the course project, you are to choose FedEx corporation (http://www.fedex.com/us/investorrelations/financialinfo/goals ; http://ir.fedex.com/annuals.cfm ; http://files.shareholder.com/downloads/FDX/992754901x0x395636/5b8f7453-b960-4f0f-92cd-ec27cab06760/FedEx_2010_AR.pdf) that is listed and traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: Symbol - FDX) [Current share price, company background and other information: http://money.cnn.com/quote/quote.html?symb=FDX].

The project has two sections: in the first section, you are required to estimate the cost of capital of the FedEx Corporation as of the beginning of the present session. In the second part, you apply the cost of capital to assess the extent to which a particular (hypothetical) investment project should be approved by the FedEx Corporation, and the NPV of this proposed investment.

Are there any important economic variables that financial managers of FedEx Corporation need to identify before expanding in Canada?

What are the main challenges that the financial managers of FedEx Corporation will face to open up new branch in Canada?

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Are there any important economic variables that financial managers of FedEx Corporation need to identify before expanding in Canada?

Yes, there are some important economic variables those financial managers of FedEx Corporation need to identify before expanding in Canada. These factors are:
1)      Competition ...

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