Please read the instructions carefully (“Directions for this
Essay”, “Opinion” and “Guidelines” sections). Do not bid on this order unless
you are absolutely sure you can deliver exceptional work.
Directions for this Essay:
-Read the opinion given below regarding Net Present Value (NPV).
-After reading that opinion, respond to the following questions in a one-page
1) Do you agree with the opinions
given below? Why or why not?
2) What else would you add to
that opinion to make it more complete?
This week’s discussion provides valuable information on steps to consider when
investing or deciding to invest in a new company. Whether deciding to invest in
a new business venture is worthwhile. The finance manager needs to look at the
money being invested and the expected return of dollars by calculating that
investment return. The net present value, the internal rate of return, and the
payback method need to be carefully reviewed. When the NVP is calculated, and
there is a positive result, it is then considered a solid decision to invest in
the company. The larger the positive number is after the NVP is calculated, the
greater the benefit will be for the company. So, if the NVP is negative, then
the investment is not a good choice. As financial managers, our jobs will
consist of offering correct information so an investor could decide on a
financial decision. Some of the NVP calculations will be based at times on
assumptions; therefore, errors could be committed. It is always best practice
to double-check those estimates and be sure about the projected returns of a
-Do not use Wikipedia as a reference.
-Use APA format.
-Please be sure to back up your answers and put together complete and well
thought out responses.