The following is an excerpt from https://www.axial.net/forum/3-valuation-methods-use/ .
Let’s say you’re looking to sell your leather manufacturing business. A buyer comes along and asks you to make her an offer. What’s the best way to determine the worth of your business? There isn’t one right formula. But here are a few common valuation techniques: (1) asset-based, (2) income-based, and (3) market comparable. The most appropriate method will depend on your company’s individual history, market, asset mix, and management strengths.