Total Cost of Equity or Company-Specific Risk—A Better Use for the BPM?

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 14 No. 4
April 2008
Peter J. Butler, CFA, ASA
Keith A. Pinkerton, CFA, ASA, MBA


The Butler Pinkerton Model™ Total Cost of Equity and Public Company Specific Risk CalculatorTM (the BPM Calculator) highlights two outputs: the total cost of equity (TCOE) and the company-specific risk premium (CSRP) for publicly traded guideline companie ...