Business valuationis a complex discipline. Much of its lingo, logic and underlying mathematics can be incomprehensible to those outside the profession, giving rise to many misconceptions. So let's set the record straight concerning five common valuation myths.
1. Net income and net free cash flow are synonymous.
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