weighted average cost of capital
To Prosper, Spend for Growth and Cut Costs Too
Doing both results in significantly improved return on invested capital, Gartner advises.
A Fresh Approach to Business Strategies
McKinsey consultants calculate the probability that specific strategies will achieve big success.
Capital Gets a Reset
Among a number of capital-raising experiments, some companies are seeking investors for specific projects.
Getting Over Hurdle Rates
Two-thirds of finance executives say they don’t invest in some projects that exceed their minimum acceptable returns. Why not?
How to Boost the Value of Deferred-Comp Plans
A "total return swap" isn't a common way to hedge the volatility of non-qualified deferred compensation (NQDC) plans, but it's the most effective method.
CFOs Still Spurning High-Return Projects
Despite the overall lower cost of capital, the hurdle rates companies use to screen investments are still 'stubbornly high.'
2017: A Year to Review Capital Structure
Prospective tax changes from President-elect Trump will cause companies to change how they allocate and distribute capital.