Category Archives: Valuation

Upside: Peeling Back the Markets P/E – WSJ.com

Upside: Peeling Back the Markets P/E – WSJ.com.

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How Much Did Warren Buffett Pay For BofA Anyway? « Dealbreaker: Wall Street Insider – Financial News, Headlines, Commentary and Analysis – Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Banks

How Much Did Warren Buffett Pay For BofA Anyway? « Dealbreaker: Wall Street Insider – Financial News, Headlines, Commentary and Analysis – Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Banks. Still, he’s Warren Buffett. He got a deal. And imponderable mysteries (and meaningless … Continue reading

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Valuation Techniques the Professionals Use

Breakfast with Dave By David A. Rosenberg | August 8, 2011 1. Technicals Looking at classic Fibonacci retracements (from last summer’s lows to the recent May high), the S&P 500 has already pierced the 38.2% retracement level, which was 1,233. … Continue reading

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LinkedIn, Yandex and the Pitfalls of Valuing Internet Stocks – Deal Journal – WSJ

LinkedIn, Yandex and the Pitfalls of Valuing Internet Stocks – Deal Journal – WSJ. Simon Harris, a senior manager in the valuations practice at PwC, said: “Profit multiples don’t work very well when it comes to valuing these companies, because … Continue reading

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LinkedIn I.P.O. and Stock Surge Has Analysts Wary – NYTimes.com

LinkedIn I.P.O. and Stock Surge Has Analysts Wary – NYTimes.com. At LinkedIn’s current valuation, investors are clearly betting the company will show phenomenal growth, analysts say. LinkedIn is trading at about 554 times last year’s earnings of $15 million (the … Continue reading

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