Manufacturing Business Valuation Multiples

While “manufacturing” could reference any type of product creation, the information presented here is based on observation of asset-heavy manufacturing company valuations in the lower mid-market (small-mid sized businesses). Below we will briefly outline what the driving factors are for a businesses valuation and what makes the business more or less valuable. This valuation spectrum […]

Lower Mid-Market M&A – A Guide to Selling Your Small-Mid Sized Business

If you are like most business owners that are looking to sell, you have kept your head down and worked 50 hour weeks for a few decades.  You know your business inside and out. You have made mistakes and learned from them, you understand your service, equipment, finances and marketing like the back of your […]

Leveraged Buyouts for Small-Mid Size Businesses

The leveraged buyout acquisition model gained popularity with wall street financiers of the 1970’s and 1980’s. The most notable leveraged buyout in history is Henry Kravis’ KKR taking over RJR Nabisco which was later featured in the book and movie “Barbarians at the Gate.”  Keen observers of this deal can quickly point out that there is […]