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ABA Member Websites
American Business Appraisers, LLC (Phoenix, AZ)
American Business Appraisers, LLP (San Francisco, CA)
Apex Valuation Consulting, LLC
CapVal-American Business Appraisers, LLC
Fair Value, Ltd.
Florida Business Valuation Group
Gryphon Valuation Consultants, Inc.
Haas Business Valuation Services Inc.
Morrison Valuation and Forensic Services, LLC
National Business Valuation Services, Inc.
Valuation & Forensic Partners, LLC
Zephyr Financial Corp.
Accrediting / Credentialing Organizations
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
American Society of Appraisers
CFA Institute (CFAI)
Institute of Business Appraisers
National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (NACVA)
Company Background Research
Small business financial ratios
Company Reports: Annual reports and Edgar documents on public companies
Zapdata: Industry- and company-specific data
One-stop shopping for government data
Bureau of Public Debt
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Economic Statistics Briefing Room
Country risk guide data (int’l discount rates)
Web site of the city of your choice
Federal district bank local economic information
Market structure and concentration ratios
Bureau of Labor Statistics for MSA data
Prime Rate (Historic)
Industry and national business statistics
First Research Industry
SIC Codes: This page allows the user to search the 1987 version SIC manual by keyword, to access descriptive information for a specified 4-digit SIC, and to examine the manual structure
NAICS Codes search
NAICS Code search and SIC conversion
HotBot: “Super search” or “Search Options” and type in key words like “printing industry” and enhance with key words like “trends”
Global industry data
Business Valuation Resources
Business Valuation Update
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston: provides Regional Statistics and various pieces of financial data such as Prime Rate, 20 Yr Treasury etc.
20-year T-bond rates
Ibbotson Stocks, Bonds, Bills and Inflation and other publications
Current statistics on rates and bonds
Search engine providing information on stock prices (current or historic, doesn’t account for splits)
Additional search engine providing information on stock prices (current or historic)
US Securities & Exchange Commission – provides all filing of publicly traded companies
Free Edgar – Rich Text Formats (RTF) filings of publicly traded companies
Search engine providing information on SEC filings, searchable by key word, industry, ticker or name
PWC site – Interface between SEC filing and Excel allowing user to download and analyze public company information
Alacra, a service of the Data Downlink Corporation. It is a comprehensive collection of pre-formatted, application ready, analytical information. Information is downloaded directly into your spreadsheet, saving time typing and converting data.
Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice
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