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Cost of Capital Infographics

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COVID-19 has generated an unprecedented reaction in both financial markets and economies worldwide, and the resulting uncertainty highlights significant challenges in estimating the cost of capital inputs in the current environment. The infographic below tracks the impact of COVID-19 on some of the financial market and economic indicators used to support the Duff & Phelps recommended U.S. Equity Risk Premium and accompanying Normalized Risk-Free Rate.

Cost of Capital in the Current Environment
Covid-19 Update – January 21, 2021

Cost of Capital in the Current Environment

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January 2021

Cost of Capital in the Current Environment

View our latest infographic reflecting the new Duff & Phelps Recommended U.S. Equity Risk Premium guidance (effective 9 December 2020), as well as the latest Real GDP estimates prior to actual 2020 statistical releases.
January 2021
November 2020

Cost of Capital in the Current Environment

View our latest COVID-19 infographic that provides revised U.S. and global real GDP forecasts for 2020 and 2021.
November 2020
September 2020

Cost of Capital in the Current Environment

View our September COVID-19 infographic that provides revised U.S. and global real GDP forecasts for 2020 and 2021.
September 2020
July 2020

Cost of Capital in the Current Environment

View our inaugural Cost of Capital infographic that tracks various economic and financial indicators that guide our recommended U.S. ERP and accompanying normalized risk-free rate.
July 2020