How to calculate Beta of a stock using Excel
If you go for an interview for the post of equity research analyst, you’ll face the question: “How to calculate Beta value?”
As an equity research analyst, you need to know how to calculate Beta of a stock. To find Beta of stocks, yo need two steps:
1. Data collection:
Here you’ll collect the closing price of the stock and the closing price of the benchmark index.
2. Calculate stock Beta in Excel:
In this step, you’ll understand how to calculate market Beta.
I’ve explained the first part (data collection) of the process How to Calculate Beta of a Stock Using Excel in the video below.
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