What Marine principles do you use when valuing companies?

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Ken Marlin (Author of The Marine Corps Way to Win on Wall Street)

Ken Marlin provides an overview of questions to ask when valuing a company that is in addition to a general financial assessment. These questions that are based on principles he learned while in the Marines include looking at whether the acquisition is critical to the long-term goal of the business and what is the cost in terms of resources.


About Author

Ken Marlin

Author of "The Marine Corps Way to Win on Wall Street'"

Ken Marlin is an American investment banker, international strategist, and author of The Marine Corps Way to Win on Wall Street: 11 Key Principles from Battlefield to Boardroom. He is the founder and managing partner of Marlin & Associates, an award-winning boutique investment bank and strategy advisor. He is a member of the “Market Data Hall of Fame” and, in 2011, Institutional Investor (“II”), the international publisher, named Ken as one of II’s “Tech 50”, which honored the 50 most “disruptive” figures in the financial technology sector. In 2014, Institutional Investor again, named Marlin to their “Tech 50” as one of the 50 most influential people in the financial technology industry. In 2015 Institutional Investor named Marlin as one of the 35 most influential people in Fintech finance.

Interviewed By

Tracey Fitzpatrick

Tracey Fitzpatrick

Sarder TV Anchor & Former Market News Video Anchor

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