ACCOUNTING EVENT is when the assets and liabilities of a business increase/decrease or when there are changes in owners equity.
COLLATERALIZE is to pledge property as security (collateral) for a debt.
SALES MULTIPLE is the most widely used valuation benchmark used in the valuation of a business. The information needed are annual sales and an industry multiplier, which is usually a range of .25 to 1 or higher. The industry multiplier can be found in various financial publications, as well as analyzing sales of comparable businesses. This method is easy to understand and use. The sales multiple is often used as the valuation benchmark.
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