What you see may not be what you get — Making complex valuation adjustments
Abstract: The process of valuation often requires adjustments to ensure the final numbers make sense for a particular company. Adjustments can affect how a valuator applies the cost, market and income approaches. So, it’s imperative to consider their impacts throughout the valuation process. This article explains the different categories of adjustments, using examples to illustrate their effects on value. It notes that, because discrepancies between two expert opinions can occur, expertise is key in applying the appropriate valuation adjustments.