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Financial forecasting: Planning and decision making


This course demonstrates some of the useful ways in which financial forecasting can be used for financial management decision-making. This course will also examine the effect of debt usage on company value, the relationship between taxes, risk, and bankruptcy with company value, and integrate the capital structure planning into the forecasting model.

Learning Objectives:

  • Demonstrate some of the useful ways in which financial forecasting can be used for financial management decision-making
  • Explain the concept of an optimal capital structure
  • Describe how debt impacts company values
  • Use the forecasting model as a capital structure planning tool

Also see the other courses in this series: Financial forecasting: Examining the basic model; Financial forecasting: The Financial Statements; and Financial forecasting: Managing growth