Damondaran on Valuation will not only convince you of the vitality of the many valuation models available to you, it will help ensure that you develop the acumen needed to select the right model for any valuation scenario.
Written by a gifted teacher and respected valuation authority, Damodaran on Valuation offers systematic examination of the three basic approaches to valuation - discounted cash-flow valuation, relative valuation, and contingent claim valuation - and the various models within these broad categories.
Using numerous real-world examples involving both US and International firms, the book illuminates the purpose of each particular model, its advantages and limitatations, the step-by-step process involved in putting the model to work, and the kinds of firms to which it is best applied.
Valuation authority Damodaran (finance, NYU) offers an overview of the three basic valuation approaches for investment analysis: discounted cash flow, relative valuation, and contingent claim valuation. He shows how to apply the models within these classes by using case studies of actual firms, and also explains the purpose of each model, its pros and cons, the steps involved in applying it, and the types of firms to which it is most suited. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)