Category Archive Financial Research'

30 Aug 2019

Do Your Homework before Growth Investing

Organizations are interested in growth investing that will give them the highest returns. Managers use ROI to see which investment opportunities would be the most profitable for the company as a part of investment strategies.

12 Jul 2019

Business Valuation – Making It Work for You

Comparable company analysis is a process used to evaluate the standing of a company using the metrics of other businesses of similar sizes in the same or complimenting industries. This process can be highly beneficial and ope

10 Jul 2019

Putting Your Money Where Your Mouth Is – Investing in Your Retirement the Right Way

Retirement is a reality that the majority of us will face at one point or another. Even though it may seem like a distant thing and doesn’t really affect you today, the truth is that it does affect you in shaping your futur

Research Careers with the Financial Services Industry 12 Jun 2019

Financial Research – The Ins and Outs of a Successful Career Path

Widely known and well-studied, financial research is the process of assessing the viability, stability, and profitability of a business, sub-business, or project. By aligni

How Financial Models are used to Evaluate Business Risks 27 Jun 2017

How Financial Models are used to Evaluate Business Risks

There are higher demands for accurate risk models since the credit crises of 2008, which led to a more strategic, disciplined, and robust approach to Financial Modeling for risk assessment. In recent years, companies have begun using Financial Modeli

Financial Modeling: Scenario Preparation for Strategic Planning 30 May 2017

Financial Modeling: Scenario Preparation for Strategic Planning

Financial Modeling is integral to the success of companies, and it acts to support a variety of strategic business decision-making capabilities. Whether you are a small startup company or an enterprise, Financial Modeling will help organizations inte

Should Companies Use Project Financing or Ordinary Credit Lending? 15 Dec 2015

Should Companies Use Project Financing or Ordinary Credit Lending?

Since the banking crisis of 2008, most companies have noticed changes in the way that banks make commercial loans. Prior to the recent financial shakeout, it was common for businesses of all sizes to obtain working capital financing and many other fo

Financial Research Services 05 May 2015

Can Predictive Analytics Save Wall Street from a Future Financial Crisis?

Predictive analytics is a subset of data mining — it helps companies extract information from data sets and predict future trends. In the shadow of a recent financial crisis, it is only natural to explore whether predictive analytics could help to

The Primary Components of Net Present Value 30 Apr 2014

The Present Value of an Investment

Present value is a financial concept that reflects the prevailing "time is money" wisdom. In its simplest form, calculation of a present value for an investment allows an investor to compare one alternative for investing to another. While net present

Research to Improve Cash Flow Valuation Methods 20 Feb 2014

Research to Improve Cash Flow Valuation Methods

There are different approaches to valuing a business and some are better than others for each sector, but a valuation based on discounted cash flows (DCF) works for almost any business. While it is not perfect, it does establish a value for a busines