Choosing the right valuation expert
- Valuable lessons. McClelland, Stephen // Telecommunications - International Edition;Jan2002, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p8
Focuses on the use of corporate valuation methods in examining the status of telecommunication companies. Retrenchment of employees; Effect of dotcom on the industry; Impact of the collapse of Enron Corp. on the market.
- Reality check. Dorner, Rudoph; Brownlow, Barry // CA Magazine;Aug95, Vol. 128 Issue 6, p54
Explains how real market data can be helpful than theoretical models in valuing a business. Standard business valuations; Cash flow, annual sales and book value as criteria; Market-based method of pricing; Four steps in valuation procedure.
- Taking a WACC at private companies. Painter, Marvin J. // CA Magazine;Oct95, Vol. 128 Issue 8, p35
Discusses how a weighted average cost of capital can be used for valuing privately held businesses. Applications of an earnings multiplier; Weighted average cost of capital as the appropriate discount rate to use in valuing total assets; Common error valuators.
- Beating the odds. Cole, Stephen R.; Boulton, Robert // CA Magazine;Jun/Jul96, Vol. 129 Issue 5, p39
Discusses the advantages of using probability calculations in determining the business values. Steps for probability assessments; Development of a model for the valuation of businesses; Statistics of risk comfort zones recommended in business valuation.
- Buying & selling closely-held corporations. Reilly, Robert F.; Schweihs, Robert P. // National Public Accountant;Oct96, Vol. 41 Issue 10, p21
Reviews the most common tax structures of corporate sale transactions and considers the pricing influences involved in the alternative forms of deal structuring on the valuation of the business sale. Role of accountants in sale transactions; Alternative structures for the sale; Taxable sale of...
- What's it worth? Stinson, Sonya // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);05/03/99, Vol. 19 Issue 44, p29
Presents advice on business valuation. Definition of valuation; Use of valuation techniques such as income-oriented approach and fair market valuation; Use of comparable transaction databases; Uses of business valuation; Procedures in valuing a business.
- Business enterprise value: The debate continues. Kenney, Mark T. // Appraisal Journal;Jan1995, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p33
Examines the theoretical foundations for the business enterprise value argument. Definition of business enterprise value (BEV); Indicators of BEV; Review of empirical evidence; Transferability issue; Merchandise-type attraction.
- How business enterprise value applies in nearly all appraisals. Owens, Robert W. // Appraisal Journal;Apr98, Vol. 66 Issue 2, p117
Highlights various business enterprise value (BEV) issues that appraisers need to address. Concept of BEV as a component of total business value; Relationship between BEV and property type; Effects on ad valorem taxes; Suggestions for resolving inconsistencies in applying BEV.
- EV gets into gear. // Management Today;Apr97, p10
Comments on the arrival of enterprise value (EV) as a measure for evaluating companies with heavy depreciation and zero profits in Great Britain. Return to earnings per share as the true measure of profitability; Reason for the prevalence of EV; Validity of the concept.