Mead Corporation: Cost of Capital

Darden Business Publishing Cases

ISSN: 2474-7890

Publication date: 20 January 2017


A business analyst at Mead Corporation had just begun the process of estimating Mead's cost of capital for the fourth quarter of 1990. As part of her analysis, she hoped to explain why the cost of equity had increased and recommend whether the company should consider the increase a problem.



Eades, K. (2017), "Mead Corporation: Cost of Capital", Darden Business Publishing Cases.

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