DCF model tutorial with free Excel
A DCF valuation is a valuation method where future cash flows are discounted to present value. The valuation approach is widely used within the investment banking and private equity industry. Read more about the DCF model here (underlying assumptions, framework, literature etc). On this page we will focus on the fun part, the modeling!
Step by step DCF Valuation tutorial
In these coming 8 steps, you will be able to perform your own DCF Analysis. This DCF model is simplified in order to teach you the basics of a DCF valuation.
Start by downloading this DCF model for Excel (it is 100% free and takes less than 1 minute to download). All required inputs will be described in detail below.
Expand each section to follow the (free!) DCF-model tutorial. Now lets do some modeling!
Sneak peek of the DCF valuation (click to enlarge screenshots)
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