There are many reasons why people need the ability to value a company. If you are looking into buying or selling a business or applying for capital funding for a company, then you will absolutely need to determine the value of the underlying business.
Being able to accurately determine the fair market value of a company is very important, and involves a process and a set of procedures used to estimate the economic value of an owner's interest in a business.
Take the guesswork out of valuing a business with this free valuation calculator:
Business Valuation Calculator
Valuation is used by financial market participants to determine the price they are willing to pay or receive to affect a sale of a business. In addition to estimating the selling price of a business, the same valuation tools are often used by business appraisers to resolve disputes related to estate and gift taxation, divorce litigation, allocate business purchase price among business assets, establish a formula for estimating the value of partners' ownership interest for buy-sell agreements, and many other business and legal purposes such as in shareholders deadlock, divorce litigation and estate contest.