You are required to choose a company for analysis. This company should be quoted on one of the principal international exchanges. It may be your own company. You should then do the following:
(i) Prepare a portfolio of analytical reference materials including the financial reports for at least five years. This is your analytical permanent file for the chosen company.
(ii) Make a schedule of your file contents with a brief note explaining the significance of each item
(iii) Undertake a comprehensive analysis of the financial performance of the business.
(iv) Estimate the firm's cost of equity capital and its weighted average cost of capital.