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Technology & Electronics

American Appraisal provides valuation and consulting services to technology and electronics companies worldwide.

Who We Serve
American Appraisal’s technology and electronics industries served include:

  • Information technology and data storage
  • Data centers
  • Application, enterprise and Internet software
  • Information security and data protection
  • Semiconductor and related equipment manufacturing
  • Video and related product manufacturing
  • Computer hardware and related equipment manufacturing

What We Do
We provide valuation expertise in the valuation of common stock, preferred stock, restricted securities, debt instruments and all classifications of tangible and intangible assets.

Assets and liabilities we’ve valued for our technology and electronics industry clients include:

Tangible Assets Intangible Assets  Liabilities
Inventory Trademarks and trade names Deferred revenue
Land Customer/distributor/supplier relationships Contingent consideration
Land improvements Developed technology  
Buildings In-process research and development  
Personal property and business fixtures Noncompete agreements  
Leasehold improvements Software  
Construction in progress Leasehold interests  

American Appraisal assists with:

Recent Experience
American Appraisal’s recent technology and electronics industry experience includes:

  • Purchase price allocation services for a US-based video asset management company’s acquisition of an Eastern European digital asset management company
  • Appraisal of a semiconductor manufacturing facility for real and personal property tax purposes
  • Market rent analyses to aid in lease negotiations for a circuit board manufacturer’s R&D/flex space buildings
  • Annual equity, common stock and impairment analyses for a database management solutions company
  • Quarterly equity analysis and purchase price allocation services for an enterprise/mobile software company
  • Appraisal of a data center for real estate property tax purposes
  • Purchase price allocation services for a US-based semiconductor manufacturer’s acquisition of a Japanese semiconductor company with three wafer fabrication facilities and 18 separate entities
  • Serving as the court-appointed valuation firm for dispute resolution between two semiconductor manufacturers
  • Appraisal of a semiconductor manufacturing facility held for sale for financial reporting

Why American Appraisal?
American Appraisal’s valuation experience encompasses all types of technology and electronics companies, from circuit board manufacturers to international information technology companies.  We have performed numerous valuations involving common stock, preferred stock, restricted securities, debt instruments and all classifications of tangible and intangible assets, including real and personal property, developed technology and IPR&D.

Client Quotes

I appreciate all that your consultants did [during the auditor review] and throughout the appraisal. This experience has been consistent with the best-in-class service that we have always received from American Appraisal.

SEC Reporting Manager
Silicon Laboratories Inc.

"... a very high level of professionalism and expertise.  I am extraordinarily pleased with the professionalism and competence..."

Chief Financial Officer
Ariston Global LLC

Our expectations were very high, and they were met. Regarding communication, interaction, and explanation, the project manager did an outstanding job of working with our staff to complete the valuation and respond to auditor inquiries.

Vice President, Finance
Bel Fuse Inc.

"It is a pleasure working with American Appraisal. The team has been an invaluable resource ... and always brings great perspective to the issues that we are dealing with.  I look forward to continuing to work with them in the future as the need for additional valuation work arises."

Vice President - Finance
Kyocera Mita America, Inc.





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