to Part 2 and Part 3
For part 2 and part 3 of the assessment you
should select a company listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange.
You should ensure that you have access to the company’s most recent annual
report. This company will be used for your evaluations in part 2 and part 3. Once you have selected your company you
should register this with Cath as students will not be allowed to evaluate
the same company.
Part 2: Long Term Finance Max 1500 words 35%
of your work:
Your discussion for part a and part b below
should be presented professionally in a report format in a word document, and
fully referenced within the text where appropriate, in accordance with the Brighton Business School Referencing
Handbook. Your calculations for part b can be included within the word
document, unless you prefer to use excel.
the long-term financial structure of your company and critically evaluate the
usefulness of capital structure theory in understanding the company’s financing
Calculate an estimate of your
company’s cost of equity using the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM). You
should clearly explain any assumptions made and ensure that you carefully explain
and reference all the information used within your cost of equity calculation.
Criteria for Part 2
How has the long-term financial
structure of the company been analysed? Over what time frame? Has the analysis
been correctly interpreted?
Has a broad range of capital structure
theory been discussed? Does the discussion demonstrate a clear understanding
and critical evaluation of the different theoretical perspectives with regards
to capital structure? Has this been applied to the company to explain the
capital structure? Has the theory been evaluated in terms of its usefulness in
understanding the company’s capital structure?
Has the CAPM been used
appropriately? Have any assumptions made
been clearly explained? Has all the information used been clearly explained and
Is the work presented professionally
in a report format? Are the calculations clearly presented and the information
appropriately sourced? Is the discussion appropriately referenced?
Please check attached file for complete details. I need high quality work. don't miss any instrructins. so please read it carefully. NO plagiarism please