WACC


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AcronymDefinition
WACCWeighted Average Cost of Capital
WACCWorld Association for Christian Communication
WACCWork Activities Coordination and Collaboration (workshop)
WACCWhittier Area Community Church (Whittier, California)
WACCWellington Acorn Computer Club (New Zealand)
WACCWilliamsport Area Community College (now the Pennsylvania College of Technology; Williamsport, PA)
WACCWest Auckland Community Church (UK)
WACCWaste Acceptance Criteria Committee
WACCWorld Africa Chamber of Commerce
WACCWarning & Caution Computer (aviation)
WACCWorld Altair Computer Convention
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Since equity risks are always greater than debt risks, the WACC is always greater than the firm's cost of debt.
The research framework sees ERM framework as an independent variable whose implementation will have an impact on the firm NOPAT, WACC and ROIC the dependent variables.
Similarly, the impact of the firm's WACC is a significant driver in how different strategic buyers see deal value.
Se le conoce por sus siglas inglesas: WACC (Weigth Average Cost of Capital) y es una de las variables mas importantes de la empresa, pues marca la tasa de corte a partir de la cual la empresa debe exigir a sus inversiones".
preferred stock (AP), and WACC formula is (where w stands for target weights for different types of capital, r for cost of owing and using these types of capital and T for marginal tax rate as to tax levied on firm's interest revenues):
A progressiva alavancagem vai reduzindo o WACC, ate atingir o ponto de estrutura otima de capital (Locatelli, Nasser & Mesquita, 2015).
En la figura 3 se aprecian resultados diversos en cuanto a la tasa usada por los encuestados; el tipo de tasa mas usado (32%) es la determinada por la empresa, seguida del WACC (23%), y con igual participacion la tasa segun el costo de la deuda y del capital propio (18%).
Un metodo muy utilizado para obtener el costo de capital WACC de una empresa, que no cotiza en bolsa o el rendimiento que debe exigir aquel empresario que opera su PYME, es la del modelo CAPM (Capital Asset Pricing Model) o MAPAC (Modelo de Asignacion de Precios de Activos de Capital), y se basa en el indice del mercado para obtener una aproximacion a lo que debe costar cada rubro, que conforma el capital que financia la inversion.
Intuitively, a firm keeps investing until the costs of doing so, which rise with the level of investment, equal the benefits of investment discounted by the WACC.
The WACC can be expressed as the weighted average of the after-corporate-tax required return for debt and the required return for equity: