Marvel Entertainment - WACC Analysis

Marvel Entertainment (Weighted Average Cost of Capital (WACC) Analysis)



Helpful Information for Marvel Entertainment's Analysis

What is the WACC Formula? Analyst use the WACC Discount Rate (weighted average cost of capital) to determine Marvel Entertainment'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 Marvel Entertainment. Value Investing Importance? This method is widely used by investment professionals to determine the correct price for investments in Marvel Entertainment before they make value investing decisions. This WACC analysis is used in Marvel Entertainment's discounted cash flow (DCF) valuation and see how the WACC calculation affect's Marvel Entertainment's company valuation.

WACC Analysis Information

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

2. The WACC calculation uses the higher of Marvel Entertainment'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 Marvel Entertainment uses a significant proportion of equity capital.