If organisations are to achieve the ultimate corporate goal of maximising shareholder value, then understanding valuation is vitally important. Yet the majority of managers have ignored the area of corporate valuation for a long time, despite the fact that a firm's value is the ultimate measurement of the health and prosperity of a company. In Corporate Valuation, for the first time, you are given insight into the most universal issues in corporate valuation. It tackles the most commonly used valuation methods in a quick and easy - yet comprehensive - way, and is the perfect and only book you need if you want to get a quick grasp of the subject.
1 Introduction 1
2 Presentation of Model Company
3 When Do You Need to Value a Company?
4 Company Valuation ¿ An Overview
5 Ratio-based Valuation
6 Discounted Cash Flow Valuation
7 Underlying Analysis and Key Value Drivers
8 How to Value Your Company in Practice ¿ An Example
9 Value-based Management
Inspirational list of key value drivers
Typical information needed for a valuation