“Financial Modeling and Valuation: A Practical Guide to Investment Banking and Private Equity” is a book written by Paul Pignataro, the founder of the New York School of Finance. In his book, Pignataro covers how to value and pick stocks by focusing on Wal-Mart as a case study. The book focuses on traditional metrics used by Wall Street investors and analysts to value companies, including comparable company trading multiples and discounted cash flow analysis.
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