Automotive Update: First Quarter 2012
Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC
This quarter’s Automotive Update, produced by Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC (DCF), summarizes the most recent transactions within this industry along with information on the most active buyers, current transaction valuation multiples and an overview of the public market’s perception of the industry.
- Mixed global automotive M&A results reflect uncertainty within the market.
- Many strategic and financial investors remained on the sidelines during Q1 despite sitting on high cash balances.
- Increased light vehicle production is expected to create a need for M&A activity to meet industry demand.
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