How to value equity

Valuing Equity

This post will take a small dive into some common ways to calculate the equity value of a company, focusing on private businesses. Valuing Equity Definition  In short, valuing equity is the ownership interest in a business after subtracting the financial obligations (e.g., debt)/debtholder ownership). Company Value – Debtholder Ownership = Equity Value Valuation professionals […]

business value drivers

Business Value Drivers

Technology  Technology is an important tool that can improve a company’s performance and competitiveness. Some companies lack the resources to update technology, and therefore find it difficult to keep up with the technological changes in their markets. On the other hand, some companies manage to keep pace and are aware of changes to their market, […]

business calculator

Business Calculator

It sure is fast, but how reliable is a business calculator? There are certainly pros and cons to using a business calculation software, with some situations more viable than others. If you’re contemplating using a business calculator, we encourage you to read this article to answer some of the questions you may be (and should […]

how to get a copyright

Copyright

Copyright is a legal term that refers to the exclusive right that an individual or corporation has over original works of authorship. This means that they can take legal action against someone who uses the copyrighted asset for commercial purposes. Types of Copyrights Among the most common copyrights, such as music, paintings, and books, but artistic […]

net working capital

Net Working Capital

Net working capital (NWC) are all those short-term financial resources that your company requires to be able to continue day-to-day operations efficiency (resources to fund or support your operation), thus avoiding delays or disruptions. NWC consists of various current assets such as inventory, accounts receivable, cash, and some current liabilities such as accounts payable. Importance of Net Working Capital […]

business fair market value

Business Fair Market Value

A business fair market value (FMV), or market value, is commonly used in business valuations and is defined by several public institutions or valuation associations as: “the price that would be negotiated in an open and unrestricted market between a knowledgeable, willing but not anxious buyer and a knowledgeable, willing but not anxious seller acting at arm’s length.” If […]