Josette Ferrer Discusses M&A Valuations at FEI Event

    Investors routinely bid stock prices up when M&A announcements are made. What is often lost, though, is that many companies overpay for acquisitions … resulting in future goodwill and other impairment charges. In Josette’s presentation to the San Francisco chapter of Financial Executives International (“FEI”) – entitled “The Price is Right … Or Maybe Not?”, she discussed observations related to best practices as well as pitfalls to avoid in pricing acquisitions – including providing examples from several recent deals.