Comparables Analysis (Public, Acquisition, Merger and Leverage Buyouts)
Comparables analysis is a valuation technique used by finance practitioners and professionals when attempting to derive the relative value of a company based on precedent transactions in a given industry. In this course you will learn how to perform the mechanics of various comparables analysis. This includes determining the list of comparable precedent transactions, sourcing public information and calculating multiples and premiums.
Valuation Essentials or equivalent knowledge
Upon successful completion of the course, participants will be able to:
- Describe the use of comparables in corporate valuation, including the criteria and methodology used in determining a comparables list
- Perform the mechanics of spreading comparables
- Undertake a premium paid analysis
- Calculate equity and enterprise value multiples for companies in a group
- Analyze acquisition multiples and impute appropriate valuation ranges
- Analyze public comparables and multiples
October 17, 2017
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
CSU's Monte Ahuja College of Business, 1860 E. 18th St., Cleveland, OH 44115 (map)
To receive the EARLY BIRD RATE, you must register at least 6 weeks prior to the start date of the course. Corporate, CSU Student, Alumni and Organization membership discounts available!
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Educated and Experienced Instructors: Our instructors bring years of real-world, classroom and CPA, CFA, SHRM, PhD, and MBA experience. Many hold leadership positions in northeast Ohio organizations and have taught at the graduate and undergraduate levels.
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Convenient: Flexible schedules are not only an attractive option but a necessity for busy professionals.
Networking Opportunities: Learn from instructors and colleagues who have a variety of industry experiences to share.
Audit option: Students have the option to audit a course they have already attended at no charge within one academic year. Interested students must notify the ProDev office requesting to audit a course a minimum of 10 business days prior to the course start date to ensure there is enough seating. Audit students are responsible for their own parking and lunches. New materials will not be provided.
Corporate, Custom Availability: Can be custom-tailored to the needs of your organization to provide skills your workforce can apply immediately as a corporate training if requested.
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