You are required to estimate the Beta of a firm of your сhoice using data at two frequencies, daily and weekly. You should estimate the Beta using 5 years of data and also 10 years of data. i.e you should have 4 different beta estimates.
Your hand-up should consist of a maximum three page word document, font size 12, line spacing 1.5 containing the results of your estimation together with your comparisons of the different estimates and attendant commentary. This should include a critical evaluation of the figures you arrived at and a recommendation as to which of the figures you would suggest would be appropriate for use in a weighted average cost of capital estimation.
Also provide a brief paragraph on how this project has given you any insight into the use of Beta in corporate finance.