Top 25 Most Desirable Businesses

July 2015

The Top 25 Most Desirable Businesses Sought After By Buyers*

 

  1. Healthcare products & services 
  2. Business service companies 
  3. Niche manufacturing companies 
  4. Industrial services 
  5. Consumer products & services 
  6. Technology products & services 
  7. Value-added distributors 
  8. Energy products & services 
  9. Financial services   
  10. Specialty chemicals & materials 
  11. Software companies 
  12. Aerospace, military & defense businesses 
  13. Food & beverage manufacturers 
  14. Educational products & services 
  15. Specialty packaging 
  16. Logistics, transportation & warehousing 
  17. Communication & marketing services 
  18. Building materials 
  19. Retail 
  20. Outsourced professional services 
  21. Telecom 
  22. Agribusiness  
  23. Environmental services 
  24. Insurance 
  25. Engineering services  ◘

▲Increased interest   ▼Decreased interest   ◘ New to the list   (Blank) no change

* Private equity groups, corporations, and high net worth individuals have contacted O’Keeffe & O’Malley in the last 60 days with their investment criteria. The list is ranked in order by the number of interested parties in each type of business segment. Size, earnings, and other criteria have been left out. For specific details on these buyers please contact O’Keeffe & O’Malley at 913.648.0185.