Valuation for M&A : building and measuring private company value / by Chris M. Mellen and Frank C. Evans
By: Mellen, Chris M.
Contributor(s): Evans, Frank C.Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2018Edition: 3rd ed.Description: xvi, 480 p.ISBN: 9781119433835.Subject(s): Mergers and acquisitions | Valuations | Sale of business | Professional firmsOnline resources: Download as an eBook
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Winning through mergers and acquisitions. BUILDING VALUE: Building value and measuring return on investment in a private company -- Market and competitive analysis -- Merger and acquisition market and planning process -- Measuring synergies. MEASURING VALUE: Valuation approaches and fundamentals -- Income approach - using expected future returns to establish value -- Cost of capital essentials -- Weighted average cost of capital -- Market approach - using guideline public companies and M&A transactions -- Asset approach -- Adjusting value through premiums and discounts -- Reconciling initial value estimates and determining value conclusion. SPECIALTY ISSUES: Exit planning -- Art of the deal -- Fairness opinions -- M&A and financial reporting -- Intangible asset valuation -- Measuring and managing value in high-tech start-ups -- Cross-border M&A. CASE STUDIES: Merger and acquisition valuation case study - distribution company -- Merger and acquisition valuation case study - professional services firm.
Explains how to measure and manage value creation in non-publicly traded entities. Looks at how to compute investment value, prepare for sale and acquisition of a firm, and increase value to strategic buyers. Includes a case study of a professional services firm.