Valuing a business

Understanding how much a business is worth - and how it can be made more valuable - is of vital importance to anyone buying, selling or simply running a business.

Business valuation hinges upon how much profit a buyer can make, balanced against the risks involved. Past profitability and asset values are only starting points. Intangible factors, such as customer goodwill and intellectual property, often provide the most value.

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