Business Valuation Resources, LLC

Advanced Workshop on Regression Analysis

Date: Thursday, September 13, 2012
10:00am-2:00pm PT / 1:00pm-5:00pm ET
Format: An Interactive BVR Web Workshop

Earn 4.5 CPE credits
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G. William Kennedy
FTI Consulting

Why You Should Attend

Perhaps no valuation technique or method is more misunderstood or underutilized than regression analysis. When ignored it removes a powerful and highly insightful tool from the valuation process, leaving the appraiser attempting to utilize less appropriate methods to accomplish similar results. While its omission may be a result of misunderstanding, an inability to explain and defend its workings, or a lack of awareness of its usefulness, it is a method not to be ignored.

In the "Advanced Workshop on Regression Analysis," BVR welcomes expert William Kennedy for an intensive four-hour examination of how to apply, analyze, and defend regression analysis throughout the valuation process. Join Kennedy, a Ph.D., former statistics and finance professor, and AICPA BV Hall of Famer, as he explains the theory behind regression analysis, walks attendees through its uses and applications with case studies and live examples, and examines what courts have said about this powerful technique.


  • Introduction
  • Overview of statistical concepts
  • Correlation and simple regression
  • Multiple regression analysis
  • Time series analysis
  • Review of relevant court rulings

Learning Objectives

  • The role of regression analysis in the valuation process and how to best put it to use
  • The foundations upon which regression analysis techniques rest and how to best defend these tools
  • How and when to apply regression analysis
  • How to accurately interpret the outcome of regression analysis
  • Clarify where courts stand on regression analysis, its outputs, and the conclusions it supports

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Multi-User CPE Policy
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CPE Information

Prerequisites: Knowledge of Business Valuation
Program Level: Advanced
Preparation Required: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
Recommended CPE: 4.5 Credit Hours (Specialized Knowledge & Applications)

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Training Packs

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Each Training Pack is delivered approximately 2-4 weeks after the program has aired, and includes:

  • Video file (MP4)
  • Audio file (MP3
  • Transcript of the presentation
  • A copy of the presentation slides
  • A copy of the reading materials, visual aids, and handouts

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