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At other times the characteristics of the asset to be valued are such that it makes sense for only one approach to be used. In most cases, however, discounted cash flow is the central concept, which takes account of both the time value of money and risk. 6 Valuation variables 31 Discounted cash flows Given that the primary assets of media and entertainment companies are most often intangible and are embodied in the form of intellectual property rights, it makes sense to base valuations on the expected future profits that the control of such rights might reasonably be expected to convey over time.
Cash flow is particularly important because it can be used to service debt, acquire assets, or pay dividends. 7%. 7%, with total assets remaining largely unchanged. 7 would nevertheless further require consideration of many business-environmental features, including interest rates, antitrust policy attitudes, the trend of dollar exchange rates, and relative pricing power. 15. PCEs of selected entertainment categories as percentages of total PCE on recreation, 1929–2009. 16. Inflation-rate comparisons for Consumer Price Index (CPI-U) and selected industry segments, 1982–2009.