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Archive for August, 2016

Take a look at a typical business valuation and you will see a discussion of discount and capitalization rates. These are often confused with each other, usually because capitalization is a special form of discounting in valuation. Capitalization of business earnings is very common. The idea is to use the expected economic benefit for a… Continue Reading


Risk and return go hand in hand when it comes to valuing a business. The ability of a company to attract and retain the needed capital is essential in order to continue. The cost of capital is thus an important input in your business valuation. Beta, a key element of the capital asset pricing model,… Continue Reading