The number one guide to corporate valuation is back and better than ever.
Thoroughly revised and expanded to reflect business conditions in today's volatile global economy, Valuation, Fifth Edition continues the tradition of its bestselling predecessors by providing up-to-date insights and practical advice on how to create, manage, and measure the value of an organization.
Along with all new case studies that illustrate how valuation techniques and principles are applied in real-world situations, this comprehensive guide has been updated to reflect new developments in corporate finance, changes in accounting rules, and an enhanced global perspective. Valuation, Fifth Edition is filled with expert guidance that managers at all levels, investors, and students can use to enhance their understanding of this important discipline.
-Contains strategies for multi-business valuation and valuation for corporate restructuring, mergers, and acquisitions
-Addresses how you can interpret the results of a valuation in light of a company's competitive situation
-Also available: a book plus CD-ROM package (978-0-470-42469-8) as well as a stand-alone CD-ROM (978-0-470-42457-7) containing an interactive valuation DCF model
Valuation, Fifth Edition stands alone in this field with its reputation of quality and consistency. If you want to hone your valuation skills today and improve them for years to come, look no further than this book.
Praise for previous editions:
The #1 guide to corporate valuation is back . . . and better than ever!
"The best valuation book just got better. This edition's greater emphasis on what drives value and how to measure it will improve the way practitioners conduct financial analysis and, ultimately, make strategic decisions. It is required reading for all executives."-Professor Benjamin C. Esty, Harvard Business School, author of Modern Project Finance: A Casebook
"The bible in its field. Anyone wanting to understand what drives corporate value should read this latest edition."-Dr. Raymund Breu, former chief financial officer, Novartis AG
"Valuation gets to the heart of how to measure and manage value in a company. Whether you are evaluating an acquisition, restructuring a corporation, or formulating strategy, this book will help you do it well."-John A. Manzoni, Chief Executive Officer, Talisman Energy Inc.
"A 'how-to' guide for corporate executives who want to get at the unrealized shareholder values trapped in public companies.''-New York Times
"The book's clarity and comprehensive coverage make it one of the best practitioners' guides to valuation."-Financial Times