Morris Energy provides a broad range of corporate finance products and services and has developed a strong reputation for producing in-depth, high quality evaluations, descriptive memoranda and private placement memoranda.
Mergers, Combinations & Joint Ventures. Morris Energy helps clients identify suitable merger and joint venture partners and reviews each candidate’s historical and projected financial results, asset complement and operations. The firm then identifies potential cost synergies, including consolidation savings and operating efficiencies; revenue synergies, including IP utilization, complementary products, complementary geographies and customers and asset utilization; values each component business; and designs an ownership structure appropriate for the transaction.
Divestitures & Corporate Sales. Morris Energy works closely with sellers in determining the proper value for their business. In conjunction with any sale, the firm prepares a descriptive memorandum reviewing the company’s operations, markets, organization and historical and projected financial performance as well as highlighting its unique and valuable attributes. Throughout the selling process the firm assists the client in working with potential buyers, developing and analyzing offers, selecting the best acquirer and negotiating optimal contract terms.
Acquisitions. Morris Energy assists buyers in analyzing market sectors, identifying acquisition candidates and developing acquisition strategies. The firm supports the client by analyzing the financial potential of the candidates, identifying consolidation benefits, assessing business risks, valuing the candidates and designing acquisition structures.
Private Placements. Morris Energy assists clients in virtually all types of institutional private placements, including equity securities, mezzanine capital and investment and non-investment grade debt.
Valuation & Fairness Opinions. Morris Energy provides independent, insightful and authoritative valuations by analyzing the operations, markets, organization and historical and projected financial performance of the assets or operations subject to the opinion, assessing the business risks and, if appropriate, analyzing consolidation benefits and the consideration offered or received in the transaction.
Special Committee Advisories. Morris Energy has extensive experience in assisting Special Committees to the Board of Directors in the evaluation of and response to proposals received from Affiliates.
Other Corporate Advisory Services. In addition to these services, Morris Energy provides clients with a variety of other corporate advisory services including evaluating strategic alternatives to enhance shareholder value, dividend & distribution analysis, credit rating analysis, recapitalizations, restructurings/reorganizations, take-over defense, spin-offs and spin-outs, share repurchase and buy-back analyses.