The Corporate Life Cycle: Lessons for Investors

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Regional and Country Conferences
2016 India Investment Conference
Source: CFA Institute

1:28:00, video webcast, recorded on 15 January 2016
Posted on 1 March 2016

Aswath Damodaran is the Kerschner Family Chair Professor of Finance at the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University, where he teaches corporate finance and valuation to MBAs, executives, and practitioners. He is the author of four books on valuation, three books on corporate finance, and three books on portfolio management, and he was co-editor of the book Investment Management with Peter Bernstein. Professor Damodaran has published articles in a number of journals, including the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis and the Journal of Finance. He was named the most popular US business school professor in a 2011 survey by Businessweek. Professor Damodaran also writes a popular blog, Musings on Markets. He holds an MBA and a PhD from the University of California, Los Angeles.

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Just as individuals, companies age and often not so gracefully. The corporate life cycle—inception (as a start-up), young growth, mature growth, stability, and eventual decline—reveals three themes: Dealing with uncertainty, pricing vs. valuation, and narrative and numbers. Join Aswath Damodaran in this engaging and informative presentation as he discusses the corporate life cycle.
  • Corporate Finance:
    • Business and Financial Risk
    • ·
    • Valuation Implications of Corporate Finance
  • Equity Investments:
    • Fundamental Analysis (Sector, Industry, Company) and the Valuation of Individual Equity Securities
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