Question

When using the weighted average cost of capital to evaluate a new project, the firm’s WACC can depend on all of

the following except the:

A. Firm’s beta

B. Coupon rate of the outstanding bonds

C. Growth rate of the firm’s dividends. (The professor says this is not the correct answer.)

D. Firm’s marginal tax rate.

E. Standard deviation of the firm’s common stock.

Finance