Devaluing a Company

If you were trying to artificially devalue a company by adding entry EBITDA adjustments that will increase the purchase price but wouldn't be credited in the exit EBITDA, what would some examples of those be? 

What would be some examples of items that would achieve the opposite effect?

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  • Analyst 1 in IB - Cov
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