Dynamic Materials - WACC Analysis

Dynamic Materials (Weighted Average Cost of Capital (WACC) Analysis)



Helpful Information for Dynamic Materials's Analysis

What is the WACC Formula? Analyst use the WACC Discount Rate (weighted average cost of capital) to determine Dynamic Materials's investment risk. WACC Formula = Cost of Equity (CAPM) * Common Equity + (Cost of Debt) * Total Debt. The result of this calculation is an essential input for the discounted cash flow (DCF) analysis for Dynamic Materials. Value Investing Importance? This method is widely used by investment professionals to determine the correct price for investments in Dynamic Materials before they make value investing decisions. This WACC analysis is used in Dynamic Materials's discounted cash flow (DCF) valuation and see how the WACC calculation affect's Dynamic Materials's company valuation.

WACC Analysis Information

1. The WACC (discount rate) calculation for Dynamic Materials uses comparable companies to produce a single WACC (discount rate). An industry average WACC (discount rate) is the most accurate for Dynamic Materials over the long term. If there are any short-term differences between the industry WACC and Dynamic Materials's WACC (discount rate), then Dynamic Materials is more likely to revert to the industry WACC (discount rate) over the long term.

2. The WACC calculation uses the higher of Dynamic Materials's WACC or the risk free rate, because no investment can have a cost of capital that is better than risk free. This situation may occur if the beta is negative and Dynamic Materials uses a significant proportion of equity capital.