What is Your Business Worth?

Valuing Your Company’s Online Assets

April 4th, 2015

Editor’s Note: for an in-depth discussion of this topic with other industry professionals, check out this webinar and this webinar.   Your company’s online footprint often constitutes an important part of the overall value of its good will.  Indeed, the ability to create an online experience for a brand and to use online channels to reach […]

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The Value of Your Company’s Intangible Assets

Apr 4th, 2015

by David Peress   Editors’ Note:  This article discusses: (i) the types of situations that warrant an intangible asset sale versus a “going concern” sale, and (ii) the issues a seller should proactively address in order to meet buyer expectations and maximize realizable value from the sale of intangible assets. To learn more on the […]

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Choosing a Business Appraiser

Apr 4th, 2015

Financial Poise also has a great webinar on this subject with other expert faculty on the subject. You can find it here. You may also be interested in this webinar about selling your business and this webinar and this webinar on valuing your business.   If you are looking to sell your business in the near future (or […]

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Business Valuation

Apr 3rd, 2015

Editor’s Note: To learn more on this subject, we also suggest this webinar and this webinar on business valuation. You may also be interested in this webinar about selling your business and this one focusing on valuing your soft assets.   Business valuation is both a science and an art.  First, one has to understand the methods of […]

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“Housekeeping” Tips to Maximize Business Value

Apr 3rd, 2015

Editor’s Note: For information on fraudulent transfer and preference attacks, we recommend this webinar.   As you start thinking about selling your business you should also think about how you might make some improvements to the business to maximize business value to a buyer. Identify the company’s shortfalls and consider fixing them. Look at your […]

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Cash Flow vs. EBIDTA for Measuring Financial Performance

Mar 27th, 2015

I. Introduction Most of you probably have some type of an investment portfolio. It may only be your retirement fund via an Individual Retirement Account (IRA) or a company-sponsored 401(k) or it may be your personal brokerage account. In any case, when you periodically check to see how your investments are performing, how do you […]

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What is EBITDA: What Does It Say and Not Say?

Mar 27th, 2015

Editor’s Note: To learn more about EBITDA, check out this column that features EBITDA and other “Scary Words”. You might also enjoy this webinar, this webinar and this webinar.   EBITDA is an acronym. It stands for “earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization”. It facilitates financial comparison among companies in the same sector, and is widely used in […]

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Valuing a Company

Mar 27th, 2015

Editor’s Note: For more information on business valuation, here’s a great webinar with the expert faculty of Financial Poise. You should also check out this webinar on selling your business and this webinar on selecting a valuation expert.   Valuing a company is both a science and an art. Although the methods of valuation may be somewhat […]

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