Banks, lenders and financial institutions all rely upon business appraisals to make important lending decisions. Business valuations can also be used by business owners for their strategic planning, to divide up or sell a business or in divorce and inheritance proceedings. Even so, business valuation is not and absolute, and the results of the exercise will depend upon the methodology used. The methodology itself is chosen with the purpose of the valuation in mind. Hence different techniques, like income, asset and market valuation all produce different kinds of data. Comparables valuation looks at value in comparison to other similar entities.
28 Dec 2017