1: What factors should you consider before deciding which company to buy? What additional data might be helpful to you? (Note that net income is implied).
2: What questions should you ask about the methods used to record revenues and expenses?
3: On the basis of the data provided, which company would you purchase? Detail the process you used to make your decision.
4: Visit the world's largest and most respected online coffee buying guide, Coffee Review. As an owner of a coffee shop, how might you use this resource?
http://www.cbsc.org/manitoba/index.cfm?name=buying (Buying an existing Business)- rather than reinvent the wheel, please look at this website. It answers the majority of your questions in a nutshell- especially questions 1 and ...