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Applying the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM)

Analyze the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM) address the following:

  • Explain how the CAPM assists in measuring both risk and return.
  • Explain how the CAPM assists in calculating the weighted average costs of capital (WACC) and its components. 
  • Illustrate why some managers have difficulty applying the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM) in financial decision making.
  • Identify the benefits and drawbacks of using the CAPM.

Develop a 200 – 300 word answer supporting your position.