LOS ANGELES--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Goldberg Law PC announces that it is investigating Bankrate, Inc. (“Bankrate” or the “Company”) (NYSE: RATE) concerning possible violations of federal securities laws.
“calculation error . . . in a valuation report prepared by a third party valuation specialist that was a key input in the valuation of the impairment of finite lived assets in the 2016 fiscal year in [Bankrate's] Quizzle business.”
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Bankrate announced that it would delay filing its annual report for 2016, attributing this to the discovery of a "calculation error . . . in a valuation report prepared by a third party valuation specialist that was a key input in the valuation of the impairment of finite lived assets in the 2016 fiscal year in [Bankrate's] Quizzle business."
Bankrate also stated that it "expects to disclose a material weakness in its internal control over financial reporting in its Annual Report related to its controls over validating reports prepared by third party valuation specialists."
When this information was revealed to investors, the value of Bankrate fell, causing investors harm.
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