Archive 2010-21: Hitchner Valuation Update




Archive Webinar 2010-21: Hitchner Valuation Update II: What’s New, What’s Good and What’s Important

presented by
James R. Hitchner, CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA

Webinar 21 Original Broadcast Date: January 14, 2010

Jim Hitchner will wade through the constant barrage of information and reduce the frustration of keeping up. He will save you scores of hours and free you up for profitable billable work.

Learning Objectives:

  • The participant will be updated to important studies, concepts and theories
  • The participant will be updated to the latest applications and models
  • The participant will learn new practice and risk management tips
  • The participant will learn what’s new at the various valuation associations, societies and committees
  • The participant will learn about important recent court cases
  • The participant will be updated to new and/or lesser known sources of information

Webinar Outline:

  • The latest studies, concepts and theories including:

o The new Duff & Phelps Risk Premium Report High Financial Risk Portfolio Supplement 2009

o A recent view on implied minority discounts in public company data including multiples and rate of return inputs

  • The latest models and applications including:
    • Reliability issues when applying Pratt’s Stats data
    • Recent criticisms and defenses on the Butler Pinkerton calculator and total cost of equity
      • Peter Butler, Dr. Vincent Covrig, Dr. Aswath Damodaran, Roger Grabowski, Larry Kasper, Dr. Chris Tofallis and Dr. Dan McConaughy
  • Risk management, marketing and management ideas including:
    • Benchmarks for productivity, realization, collections and profit margins in a valuation services practice
  • What’s going on at the AICPA, ASA, IBA and NACVA including:
    • BV standards
    • Education
    • Resources
  • Interesting court cases

Bonus presentation

Eva Lang, a nationally known expert on business valuation resources, will give an update on a lesser known but well done economic report summary from Terry Allen of the Financial Valuation Group. Eva will also present a review of a new transaction database: GF Data Resources that focuses on
lower middle market private transactions.

Included in this downloadable package are:

  • Audio/Video file
  • Webinar transcript
  • Original Webinar handouts

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