The Arbitrary Goodwill Value calculator returns the arbitrary value of goodwill.
INSTRUCTIONS: Choose units and enter the following:
Goodwill (GW): The calculator returns the value of goodwill in US dollars (USD). However this can be automatically converted to compatible units via the pull-down menu.
An apparent arbitrary value of goodwill can be added to corporate valuation of a company. In this case, it is not a function of the company's revenue or earnings. It is more intangible. Often anis placed on the value of a company base on the acquiring company's perceived future value of investment due to factors such as: