Business Valuations

The art and science of determining value

The business valuation process is complex, and includes financial statement analysis, investment risk analysis and valuation principles. With over 25 years of experience performing business valuations, Lanter, Leonardo & Levy has the experience, knowledge, and ability to perform in-depth valuations for construction industry businesses of all sizes.

You have invested years building your business, and there are many reasons, including estate planning, acquisitions and dispositions of business, buy-sell agreements, business mergers, marital dissolution and litigation support, why at some point, you need to obtain a valuation. Lanter, Leonardo & Levy will perform a thorough assessment of the pertinent factors to create a picture of your company’s current value and long-term prospects.

We utilize the best appraisal practices, methodologies, and business modeling tools. Methods most commonly applied to our clients businesses:

1) Asset-based approaches – Basically these business valuation methods total up all the investments in the business.
• A going concern asset-based approach
• A liquidation asset-based approach

2) Earning value approaches – Predicated on the idea that a business’s true value lies in its ability to produce wealth in the future.
• Capitalized Past Earnings.
• Discounted Future Earnings

3) Market value approaches – Market value approaches to business valuation attempt to establish the value of your business by comparing your business to similar businesses that have recently sold.

Although the Earning Value Approach is the most popular business valuation method, for most businesses, some combination of business valuation methods will be the fairest way to set a selling price.

Allow the professionals at Lanter, Leonardo & Levy to assess and evaluate all the facts and circumstances surrounding your business. We will apply the appropriate methods to determine its maximum valuation.

The best strategies for business and personal growth and success are specific to your business and personal situation. Your plan must be tailored to fit your unique circumstances. Contact Lanter, Leonardo & Levy for a no obligation consultation on building and preserving the company and wealth you have worked so hard to achieve.

Call Alex Leonardo or Rick Captain today at 561-998-7770

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