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When purchasing a batting cage is a good investment

Last fall I met with a financial advisor to discuss future employment at his firm when he began to tell me about the assets he managed for a client. 656 more words


Sustainability And Net Present Value

How can an organization possibly know whether an investment in an economically, environmentally, or socially sustainable project is worthwhile? For instance, how can it place a value on a flex time policy that reduces rush hour traffic? 518 more words


... A Profit on T.A.R.P. ?? [#net present value]...

.. according the ObamaCrap Department of Treasury , yes …

.. basically , $442.5 billion – $426 billion disbursed = $15.5 billion profit .. 66 more words

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Capital Budgeting (NPV) Applications

Taking into account Inflation

Only discount nominal cash flows with nominal interest rates and real cash flows with real interest rates. Even if the cash flow grows along side inflation, stick to the rule. 509 more words


NPV with Uncertainty and Error

NPV with uncertainty

To find the NPV of a project that has uncertain outcomes, use the following steps

  • Compute the PV of the project for each outcome scenario…
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Net Present Value (NPV)

Projects and Firms

From a financial perspective, a project is merely a set of flows of money, consisting of cash outflows (investments, expenses, costs) and cash inflows (payoffs, revenues, returns). 557 more words


Cespedes Didn't Take a Discount to Stay With the Mets

The public perception is that by taking the Mets three year, $75 million deal, free agent slugger Yoenis Cespedes gave the Mets a “discount” or was charitable to stay. 1,491 more words