When companies refocus on their core assets, it allows them to pay attention and innovation in the areas they have the best advantages. Non-core assets tend to divert attention away from the areas that businesses have major competitive advantages. The divestment of non-core businesses and assets helps a company. … "Divest Non-core Assets / Businesses" has a significant impact, so an analyst should put more weight into it. "Divest Non-core Assets / Businesses" will have a long-term positive impact on the this entity, which adds to its value.