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A DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Valuation Of Zomato

Aug. 03, 2021 10:27 AM ETZomato Media (FOOD)1 Comment
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Aswath Damodaran


  • In this post, rather than impose my story (and value) on you, I offer a template for telling your own story about Zomato, and arriving at your own estimate of value.
  • If, as you read my Zomato valuation, you found yourself disagreeing with me, I would like to offer you a way of valuing the company, with your disagreements incorporated into the value.
  • Zomato is currently one of the two largest companies in the Indian food delivery market, with a market share that is just above the 40%.

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Just over a week ago, I valued Zomato (FOOD) ahead of its market debut, and as with almost every valuation that I do on this forum, I heard from many of you. Some of you felt

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I teach corporate finance and valuation at the Stern School of Business at New York University. I am a teacher first, who also happens to love untangling the puzzles of corporate finance and valuation, and writing about my experiences. As a result, I happen to be at the intersection of three businesses, education, publishing and financial services, that are all big, inefficiently run and deserve to be disrupted. I may not have the power to change the status quo in any of these businesses, but I can stir the pot. Please note that the article that you are reading here was originally written on my blog and is republished in Seeking Alpha and other forums. Consequently, I neither track nor respond to comments here. I am sorry!   ==Editors' Note: Seeking Alpha monitors Dr. Damodaran blog and posts relevant articles on his behalf.

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