Financial Modeling Quick Lesson: Building a Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) Model – Part 1

Learn the building blocks of a simple one-page discounted cash flow (DCF) model consistent with the best practices you would find in investment banking. If you are preparing for investment banking interviews, know that the DCF is the source of a TON of investment banking interview questions.

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The DCF modeled here is a simplified version of a fully-integrated DCF model. For a deeper dive into DCF modeling in Excel, please visit