# Corporate Bridge Academy DCF APPLICATION – ASIAN PAINTS

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STEP 1: CALCULATE FREE CASH FLOWS
Reference Net Income from Income Statement Add back non-cash expenses Depreciation Amortization Stock-based compensation Add back interest, as we are calculating the cash flows to the firm i.e. Debt-holders as well as Equity-holders not just the Equity-holders. Substract the projected Capital Expenditure required, as that amount would not be available to shareholders and would be used to fuel the growth of the company Also include the changes in working capital a. Substract the amount if there is an increase, as that additional amount would be blocked in working capital b. Add the amount if there is a decrease as compared to previous year, as that amount is freed out of working capital cycle and is available to shareholders.

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Add them all to arrive at Free cash flow available to firm

After tax Interest Expense has not been projected as Google has no long-term debt

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