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    Determining Whether a Venture is Worthwhile

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    Most recent answer on Mar 01, 2021
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    Breakeven is not the best way to determine this... NPV is because it take into account Cost of Equity/Capital, Hurdle Rates, etc. etc. Take a look here:; https://www.preplounge.com/en/consulting-forum/net-present- ... (read entire answer)
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    Break even calculation

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    Most recent answer on Sep 09, 2020
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    Hello, Your formula is the right one to calculate the "break even volume", the volume that would cover your fixed costs. Anyway the break even calculation is a broader concept and you can think of it as of the minimu ... (read entire answer)
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    Case Challenge: Pharmaceutical Company, R&D Pipeline Value, Successful Rate

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    Most recent answer on Jun 17, 2020
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    Hello Jing, This is a nice example of how you can use the "Expected value" theory. Let me try to clarify the solution: The value of a successfull candidate drug is 1.2 B$ What is the expected value of a drug s ... (read entire answer)
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    Hi Guys, Does anyone samples of Capital One Case Study Interviews for Sr. Business Analyst positions

    break-even analysis Capital one capitalone Case Interview cost-benefit analysis Interview Math problem qualitative analysis
    Most recent answer on Jun 08, 2020
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    Anonymous, Case questions will obviously depend on the interviewer and the group you are trying to join. When I looked st the credit card side for example, I was given credit card related questions. In general, I'd ... (read entire answer)
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    BREAK EVEN POINT=N. OF YEARS

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    Most recent answer on May 01, 2020
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    Payback period = investment costs / cash flow per year (revenue-costs) = how many years you need to get back what you invested Break-even in years = fixed costs = (revenues - variable costs) = at what year you will ac ... (read entire answer)
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    The break-even calculation: do we want to consider timeline of break-even

    A DSL Provider break-even analysis
    Most recent answer on Dec 12, 2019
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    Hello Ashley , Your point is fair and the interviewer would be happy to see that a candidate has such a critical reasoning. In this case considering the depreciation as a fixed cost in the case is just a "mathemati ... (read entire answer)
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    How do you find the breakeven point in price?

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    Hi, BE(0) = (Price - Variable costs)*Qty - Fixed costs So you need to plug in VC, FC, and quantity of units sold. Best
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    What exactly am I supposed to do when asked conduct a break even analysis of a mall or a feasibility analysis of a mall

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    Recent activity on Oct 04, 2018
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    HI, that's pretty direct : 1. Evaluate the cost (fixed and variable) to build and run the mall. Probably function of the number of square meter built 2. Evaluate the revenue model. In case of a mall, I assume reve ... (read entire answer)
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    Accounting vs. NPV Break-Even - Which is better?

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    Recent activity on Jun 29, 2017
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    Danny gave the best answer on Jun 29, 2017
    I think accounting break-even is enough because lots of candidates are from non-business background and may not know NPV, WACC, etc, and the interviewers know. They probably will not trick on this. However, if you are n ... (read entire answer)
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