Top Ten Issues to Note When Selecting COC Data in Volatile Times

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 15 No. 7
July 2009
cost of capital
cost of capital, risk-free rate, company-specific risk premium (CSRP), equity risk premium (ERP), coronavirus, COVID-19


Deriving a defensible cost of capital (COC) for the capital asset pricing method (CAPM), modified CAPM, or the build-up method is frequently the most contentious issue in litigation involving the valuation of private companies or economic damages. Moreove ...