Control Premiums and Deal Flow Analyzed in 2019 Mergerstat Review

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 25 No. 9
September 2019
discounts & premiums
control premium, factset mergerstat, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), merger price


This is an M&A year in review, highlighting the trends in multiples and sector analysis through the 12,008 transactions of 2018, the sixth most acquisitive year in history. Includes a discussion of the most notable transaction, a twist on a notable cancellation, analysis on the industrial services sector, and the trend in premiums.