CPE Self-Study

Financial Forecasting: Planning and Decision Making

Publisher: AICPA
  • $35.00-$55.00
    Financial Forecasting: Planning and Decision Making Availability : Online Access Product #: 159870
    CGMA Holder: $35.00
    AICPA Member: $45.00
    Non-Member: $55.00
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This course demonstrates some of the useful ways in which financial forecasting can be used for financial management decision-making. This course will also examine the effect of debt usage on company value, the relationship between taxes, risk and bankruptcy with company value, and integrate the capital structure planning into the forecasting model.

Learning Objectives:

  • Demonstrate some of the useful ways in which financial forecasting can be used for financial management decision-making
  • Explain the concept of an optimal capital structure
  • Describe how debt impacts company values
  • Use the forecasting model as a capital structure planning tool

Prerequisites: None


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About the AICPA
The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) is the world's largest member association representing the accounting profession, with more than 412,000 members in 144 countries, and a history of serving the public interest since 1887. AICPA members represent many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice, government, education and consulting. The AICPA sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. auditing standards for private companies, nonprofit organizations, federal, state and local governments. It develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination, and offers specialty credentials for CPAs who concentrate on personal financial planning; forensic accounting; business valuation; and information management and technology assurance. Through a joint venture with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, it has established the Chartered Global Management Accountant designation, which sets a new standard for global recognition of management accounting.