Duff & Phelps 2019 Valuation Handbook – International Guide to Industry Cost of Capital
The Duff & Phelps 2019 Valuation Handbook – International Guide to Industry Cost of Capital provides the same type of rigorous industry-level analysis published in the U.S. centric Valuation Handbook – U.S. Industry Cost of Capital, on a global scale. The Valuation Handbook – International Industry Cost of Capital can be used to benchmark, augment, and support the analyst’s own custom analysis of the industry in which a subject business, business ownership interest, security, or intangible asset resides.
This book includes industry-level analyses for four global economic areas: (i) the “World”, (ii) the European Union, (iii) the Eurozone, and (iv) the United Kingdom. Each of the four global economic area’s industry analyses are presented in three currencies: (i) the euro (€ or EUR), (ii) the British pound (£ or GBP), and (iii) the U.S. dollar ($ or USD). Industries in the book are identified by their Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) code.
The industry-level data and information in this book includes:
- Cost of Equity Capital
- Cost of Debt Capital
- Weighted Average Cost of Capital (WACC)
- Market Capitalization
- Capital Structure
- Various Levered and Unlevered Beta Estimates (e.g., Ordinary-Least Squares (OLS) Beta, Sum Beta, Peer Group Beta, Downside Beta, etc.)
- Valuation Multiples
- Financial and Profitability Ratios
- Equity Returns
Aggregate Forward-Looking Earnings-Per Share (EPS) Growth RatesThe Valuation Handbook – International Industry Cost of Capital has been published since 2015, and is updated annually with data through March 31 of the current year (e.g., the 2019 Valuation Handbook – International Industry Cost of Capital is “data through” March 31, 2019. This book also includes one semi-annual update with data through September.
Note: The Valuation Handbook – International Industry Cost of Capital will be printed and distributed as a physical book in 2019, but the information and data from this book will be added to the Cost of Capital Navigator later in 2019 and 2020. After the transition, information and valuation data from this book is scheduled to be available exclusively in the online Cost of Capital Navigator platform, the online tool that helps professionals calculate cost of capital.