break-up value


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Breakup Value

The value of a division in a company if that division were its own independent company. Companies considering taking over another use the breakup value, among other metrics, to determine whether a takeover is worth the time and expense. It is also called the private market value.

break-up value

the value of a business's ASSETS when sold off separately, as opposed to selling the business as a going concern.