COE Estimates From Leading Data Sets Are All ‘Very Close’

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 29 No. 2
February 2023
cost of capital
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Jim Hitchner conducted a hypothetical engagement using Kroll’s Navigator, BVR’s Cost of Capital Professional, the Pepperdine study, and Damodaran’s data to estimate cost of equity (COE).