Jennifer S. Smith | Cape Girardeau (MO) Business Broker

Murphy Business – Cape Girardeau, Missouri


As business brokers, we help people buy and sell businesses.  IBIS World has recognized Murphy Business as the #1 Business Brokerage Firm in the United States. The Cape Girardeau office serves as the exclusive business broker for several national franchises throughout the United States and Canada. We also work with businesses of all types and sizes in Southeast Missouri. When you work with us you get the following:


  • Skilled professionals experienced in helping buyers and sellers get deals done quickly, efficiently, and ethically.
  • Maximum exposure with a robust online presence through a nationwide network of brokers and national affiliations.
  • Experienced business valuation capabilities for any situation (buy/sell, divorce, SBA, reorganization, etc.)
  • A proven team that truly understands independently owned, privately-held businesses and franchises.
  • Air-tight confidentiality.


Value a Business


Do you know what your business is really worth?  We do.  There are dozens of reasons why you need to know: You might be buying, selling, refinancing, divorcing, reorganizing, planning for retirement, or something else entirely. No matter what your reason may be, Murphy Business Valuations are performed by qualified, experienced, professional appraisers and are in compliance with Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) of the Appraisal Foundation.


Sell a Business


Whether you have a buyer in mind or we’re going to find the perfect buyer for you, the selling process starts with a business valuation, so you know exactly what your business is worth and we can set a realistic selling price. We handle the confidential marketing of your business, qualify prospects, complete due diligence, and administer the closing process. Let’s get started!


Buy a Business


Let us find the perfect business that fits your interests and your budget. We have thousands of businesses listed for sale, all searchable online. If a franchise is more your speed, we have those too.  Let’s get started!


In Southeast Missouri, we serve Cape Girardeau, Jackson, Perryville, Scott City, Sikeston, and their surrounding communities. We also have exclusive brokerage arrangements with several national franchises in North America.

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