Three ways to value a company

Valuing a company is more art than science. Tim Bennett explains why and introduces three ways potential predators and investors alike can get started.

Videos from this series

• How to value a company using net assets
• How to value a company using multiples
• How to value a company using discounted cash flow

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• What is the price-to-sales ratio?
• A beginner’s guide to p/e ratios

Video tutorial - why profit margins matter

Why profit margins are really useful

In this video, Ed Bowsher explains how to calculate a company’s profit margin, why it is the best way to evaluate profitability, and how you can use it when analysing a company.

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