Publisher :Business Spreadsheets Date added : 10-Jan-2003 Rating : File size :
Shareware - Time Limit
Price : $ 26.00 OS :
UpdateDate : 08-Apr-2010 Requirements :
128MB RAM,10 MB of hard-disk space for program installion.
Real Option Valuation's Information
The Real Option Valuation model encompasses a suite of option pricing tools to quantify the embedded strategic value for a range of investment scenarios. Traditional discounted cash flow investment analysis will only accept an investment if the returns on the project exceed the hurdle rate. While this is a worthwhile exercise, it fails to consider the myriad of strategic options that are associated with many investments. This model provides the ability to identify what options might exist in your proposal and the tools to estimate the quantification of them.
The key features of the Real Option Valuation model include: - Ease and flexibility of input, with embedded help prompts. - Informative 'Quick Start' menu for choosing the correct tool for the situation. - Modified Black Scholes models to value the options to delay, expand, or abandon investments. - Automatic binomial 'tree' builder model to evaluate complex strategic options with multiple stages. - Nash equilibrium Game Theory model to evaluate market entry strategies in a competitive environment. - Ability to predefine historical investment and/or industry risk profiles to utilize across models.
The Project Planning and Management template is designed as a generic, affordable, Excel based solution to plan and manage any project from start to finish. A collaborative project management solution using Excel.
The Customer Invoicing Template is an invoice template with the ability to store invoices, products and customers and perform advanced invoice sales reporting. The system allows the insertion, update and quick access to saved products, customers, and historical customer invoices. Product and customer lists can be imported from and exported back to text lists enabling integration with existing inventory and customer reporting management systems.
The Investment Valuation template is ideal for evaluating a wide range of investment and business case scenarios. While it is based on the traditional discounted cash flow method of valuation, its also provides ability to evaluate economic value added valuation, accounting impact, and a range of other evaluation parameters. Furthermore, the step-by-step input flow makes usage straightforward, gaining quick results to drive decision-making.
The key features of the Investment Valuation template include: - Ease and flexibility of input, with embedded help prompts. - Cost of capital calculation. - Economic value added valuation with flexibility on identifying economic costs with specific amortization periods. - Accurate handling of asset purchase, disposal and depreciation with capital and gearing impacts. - Evaluation of new investments or changes to existing investments. - Unique 'finite' terminal value calculation alternative to mimic product and investment life cycles. - Unique Comparative Investment Score can be set to evaluate and prioritize different investments, depending on the prevailing business environment.
The Multiple Regression Forecasting template provides a solid basis for identifying value drivers and forecasting data. While it utilizes a range of commonly employed statistical measures to test the validity of the analysis, results are summarized in text for ease of use. Once relationships have been identified, forecasting can be accomplished based on a range of available methodologies. The intuitive step-by-step usage flow enables you to develop strong forecasts for your projects in a timely manner.