Within the Discussion Board area, write 400–600 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.
For each of the following, discuss the valuation formulas that are used to determine the value, provide the common formulas that are used to calculate them, and explain why it is important to determine these values:
- Preferred stock
- Common stock
- Debt (e.g., bonds)
- Weighted average cost of capital
Note: Do not simply copy and paste the formulas.