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2022-2023 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FIN 407 - Business Valuations for Mergers and Acquisitions

3 Credits

This course considers the strategic development of business valuations from the point of view of mergers, friendly or unfriendly, and appraisal of businesses for acquisition purposes. Tax and accounting rules involved in merger and acquisition activity are reviewed. Tactics of defense in acquisition battles are discussed and the ultimate impact on shareholder wealth is examined. Valuation of closely held businesses for sale or estate purposes is explored.
Prerequisites: FIN 302  and FIN 305 .