Use this calculator to compute the Net Present Value (NPV) for a single future cash flow

Future Cash Flow

Enter the amount of the future cash flow (this calculator assumes that there is only one future cash flow)

Rate of interest or Discount rate

Enter the expected rate of interest or the discount rate to compute the present value (e.g. for 8%, just enter 8)

Time Period

Enter the number of years after which the cash flow is expected (e.g. 5 years)

Initial Investment

Enter the amount of initial investment that is expected to generate the future cash flow

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Net Present Value

The Net Present Value for the given initial investment, discount rate, future cash flow and time period. Positive NPV means the investment is profitable, whereas a negative NPV means it is a loss making investment