Marketing description: While nearly 7 years have passed since the Great Recession, economic and political uncertainty have continued to plague business decision-making. The roles and responsibilities of CPAs and finance professionals, meanwhile, has continued to expand. This course is part of a series of short courses that will explore key economic and regulatory issues that will have a substantial impact on financial and accounting decisions for years to come.
This one hour course will examine and walk-through key examples of debt vs. equity financing decisions and their impact on financial performance. Special focus will be given to the role of the financial professional in analyzing and forecasting the impact of the debt and equity mix decision on an organization.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Recognize advantages and disadvantages of debt financing
Recognize advantages and disadvantages of equity financing
Identify the components of The Dupont Model