Cost of Capital

Cost of Capital. The Past, Present and Future? | Part 6

November 5, 2021

In the first five installments of this series, we looked at the effects of US economic and monetary policy on the historical cost of corporate capital and how it may be affected in the future. We believe the implications are significant. In this sixth installment, we take a closer look at the signs of inflation – which can lead to much higher capital costs.

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Cost of Capital. The Past, Present and Future? | Part 5

October 20, 2021

In the first four installments of this series, we looked at the effects of US economic and monetary policy on the historical cost of corporate capital and how it may be affected in the future. We believe the implications are significant. In this fifth installment, we take a closer look at the dichotomy between inflation and interest rates and that impact on asset prices.

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Cost of Capital. The Past, Present and Future? | Part 4

June 28, 2021

In this fourth installment, we take a closer look at the dichotomy between inflation and interest rates and that impact on asset prices. In the first three installments of this series, we made the point that the corporate cost of capital has nowhere to go but up.  But what does this imply in the real world?  We believe the implications are significant.

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Cost of Capital. The Past, Present and Future? | Part 3

May 30, 2021

In the first two installments of this series, we made the point that the corporate cost of capital has nowhere to go but up.  But what does this imply in the real world?  We believe the implications are significant.

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Cost of Capital. The Past, Present and Future? | Part 2

April 28, 2021

Time to Pay the Piper? A Look at the Prospective Cost of Capital In the first installment of this series, we made the point that the corporate cost of capital has nowhere to go but up.  But what does this … Read more

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Cost of Capital. The Past, Present and Future? | Part 1

March 30, 2021

In the first in a series about the cost of capital, Gordian employees discuss the impact US monetary and fiscal policy has had on interest rates and asset prices and lay the ground work for how those actions may affect future government policies, valuations and investment decisions.

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