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Better Financial Statement Benchmarking with RMA Valuation Edition

 Better Financial Statement Benchmarking with RMA Valuation Edition
CPE Credit

Program Type: Recorded Webinar (Audio, PPT Presentation)
Program Level: Basic
Prerequisites: Previous training or experience with the fundamentals of accounting, finance, economics, and business writing.
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
CPE Credits: None
Fields of Study: N/A
Item Number: 17PDS0127F
Shipping Weight: 0lbs. 0oz.
Price: $0.00
Program Description

Discover the most accurate way to benchmark a target company against its peers with the enhanced RMA Annual Statement Studies Valuation Edition product built specifically for appraisers. In addition to the national data contained in the standard RMA Annual Statement Studies database, the Valuation Edition contains enhanced financial ratios, national and regional data (six regions), the entire distribution curve for every data point, an income statement and balance sheet presented in dollars ($) as well as in percentages(%), and industry growth rates. Learn to use P-Tile ranking benchmarks to fully support a benchmarking analysis.

Learning Objectives

After completing this webinar, attendees will be able to:

- Explain the strengths and weakness of using the expanded RMA data
- Explain why "ranking" is more precise than benchmarking against the median or average
- Use RMA's data and built-in analyzer to identify strengths and weaknesses of a subject company
- Use the built in Microsoft® Excel analyzer to input subject company data and create an automatic ranking report

Who Should Attend

Professionals who need to know what data to obtain and how to use that data to benchmark a company's strengths and weaknesses against an industry


Dave Miles
Mr. Dave Miles has been the Business Valuation Manager at ValuSource for over ten years. His duties include creating software that utilizes the standards and common theory of business valuation. The software has been available in different incarnations since 1984, and Dave was personally involved with every release of ValuSource Pro and BVM Pro over the past 10 years. He was also integral to the report writers that interact with these programs. Prior to joining ValuSource, Dave was the CFO of an $80-million financial institution.