Low-Ball Offer

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Low-Ball Offer

An offer to buy something for an exceptionally low price. For example, if the asking price on a house is $200,000, a potential buyer may make a low-ball offer of $125,000.
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A lowball offer to an unemployed candidate only plants the seeds of discontent before a candidate even starts and will make your new hire susceptible to entrees from other companies once he's aboard with you.
Andrew Wallach, Portfolio Manager of SpringOwl added, "We believe that appropriate measures for fair change of control value are determined by assessing net present value of discounted cash flows and/or valuation multiples of prospective cash flows, and we encourage greater disclosure of the Board's methodology in supporting a seemingly lowball offer for our Company.
I got a lowball offer today on a property," O'Bryant said in a recent interview.
Ratner then countered with a lowball offer of just $50 million and still won the rights.
However, given the lowball offer, there are reports that AB InBev may choose to scupper the sale, and try to sell off the breweries individually.
Sellers want to and are willing to sell, but once they get a lowball offer, its difficult to work with them.
Robitaille, probably even more popular than Blake, wants to stay in Los Angeles, but he doesn't want to be embarrassed by a lowball offer.
He or she may assume you do not have adequate financial resources and may think you will jump at a lowball offer.
If there's a lowball offer - $30,000, say, when it should be $100,000 - your lawyer will be less tempted than today to urge acceptance.
THE DEATH knell of a multi-million Qatari investment in Nicosia was sounded in Parliament yesterday after legislators were finally told that Cyprus was thrown a lowball offer for a prime site in the heart of the city.
Further, Craftmade does not think it is productive to engage in exploratory discussions with Litex based on a lowball offer that Litex claims is "full and fair.
Analysts recognize that through the execution of our ongoing strategic growth initiatives and our recapitalization plan, Casey's is worth more - and is already delivering more value - than Couche-Tard's lowball offer.