# Tag Archives: Valuation

## Yahoo-Tumblr Math?

Yahoo-Tumblr acquisition – How did the math work out? I think there are multiple methods at work here:  a) Traffic Integration – What is Tumblr’s Traffic worth to Yahoo? What can Yahoo sell to these customers or sell these customers for? Over the next 5 years  how

## Small business Finance Training: Cases in Finance: Valuation, Ratio analysis and Credit

The easiest way to learn Finance is to review finance cases. Interesting cases put relevant concepts in perspective and the numerical examples allow you to follow through calculations. Here is a list of finance cases from Learning Corporate Finance Finance Training Case: AMD: Valuation and

## Finance Online – Pricing Commodity linked notes

The prerequisite for this course is the first course on pricing interest rate swaps. Online Finance – Pricing Interest Rate Swaps – The valuation course And the second more advance course on interest caps, interest rate floors and other related fixed income options. The same

## Finance Online – Pricing Range Accrual Notes – Extending the cap floor functions

The perquisite for this course is the first course on pricing interest rate swaps Online Finance – Pricing Interest Rate Swaps – The valuation course And the second more advance course on interest caps, interest rate floors and other related fixed income options. The same

## Online Finance Course – Pricing Interest Rate Swaps – What is a Swap?

Swaps This is an agreement between two parties, usually institutions, to exchange cash flows according to a predefined calculation at specified periodic intervals in the future. The calculation may be based on the future value of interest rates, foreign exchange rates or some other market

## Online Finance Course – Pricing Interest Rate Swaps – More terminology

Relationship between Spot and Forward Rates The following formulas summarize the relationship between the spot and forward rates of interest: ft-1,t = (1+st)t ÷ (1+st-1)t-1 – 1 or alternatively As can be seen above the spot rates are geometric averages of the forward rates of

## Online Finance Course – Pricing Interest Rate Swaps (IRS) – Terminology and Notation

Online Finance – Pricing Interest Rate Swaps – Session One Definitions Cash flows The key to pricing or valuing any instrument is to estimate the cash flows of the instrument and discount each cash flow using an appropriate rate of interest. Cash flow is simply

## Trading with Options – Lessons learnt from a failed trade

Reproduced with permission from the Crude Oil Insights blog Nothing worthwhile in life is worth doing part time. If you want to be a trader you need to be a full time trader. Being a part-timer will just get you hammered in so many more

## Master Case: AMD: Valuation & Projections: Case Guide

Over the course of AMD’s four decades in business, silicon and software have become the steel and plastic of the worldwide digital economy. While dated in terms of numbers, results, industry structure and the state of the semi-conductor industry, the AMD case does a thorough

## Master Case: AMD: Exhibits: Valuation and Projections: Session X

Balance Sheet Summary Dec 1999 US\$ (000) (YEAR) Dec 1998 US\$ (000) (12-MOS) Dec 1996 US\$ (000) (12-MOS) Dec 1995 US\$ (000) (12-MOS) Cash 294,125 361,908 166,194 113,354 Securities 302,386 335,117 220,004 377,293 Receivables 445,187 428,220 229,837 285,892 Allowances 15,378 -12,663 -9,809 -10,159 Inventory 198,213