# Capital Expenditure

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Capital expenditure, abbreviated as CapEx, is the amount of money that needs to be spent on a project to see it from design through completion.

## capital expenditure Formula

$$\large{ CapEx = PPEC - PPEP + DE }$$
Symbol
$$\large{ CapEx }$$ = capital expenditure
$$\large{ DE }$$ = depreciation expense
$$\large{ PPEC }$$ = PP&E current year
$$\large{ PPEP }$$ = PP&E previous year
$$\large{ PP }$$&$$\large{ E }$$ = property, plant, and equipment