Foundations of Finance The Logic and Practice of Financial Management

ISBN-10: 0130479829
ISBN-13: 9780130479822
Edition: 4th 2003
List price: $103.00
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: Provides students with an intuitive, conceptual understanding of the financial decision-making process, rather than simply introducing them to soon-forgotten formulae or calculations of finance.

what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
You could win $10,000

Get an entry for every item you buy, rent, or sell.

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Business Ethics Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Business Law Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Management Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $103.00
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 10/14/2002
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 592
Size: 9.00" wide x 11.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 3.498
Language: English

Provides students with an intuitive, conceptual understanding of the financial decision-making process, rather than simply introducing them to soon-forgotten formulae or calculations of finance.

Introduction to Foundations of Financial Management The Ties that Bind
Goal of the Firm
Legal Forms of Business Organizations
Federal Income Taxation
Nine Axioms that form the Foundations of Financial Management
Overview of the Text
The Financial Markets and Interest Rates
The Mix of Corporate Securities Sold in the Capital Market
Why Financial Markets Exist
Financing of Business: The Movement of Funds Through the Economy
Components of the U.S. Financial Market System
The Investment Banker
Private Placements
Flotations Cost
Regulation
More Recent Regulatory Developments
Rates of Return in the Financial Markets
Interest Rate Determinants in a Nutshell
The Term Structure of Interest Rates
Evaluating a Firm's Financial Performance and Measuring Cash Flow
Basic Financial Statements
Financial Ratio Analysis
Financial Forecasting, Planning, and Budgeting
Financial Forecasting
Financial Planning and Budgeting
Computerized Financial Planning
The Time Value of Money
Compound Interest
Compound Interest with Non-Annual Periods
Present Value
Annuities
Amortized Loans
Present Value of an Uneven Stream
Perpetuities
Valuation and Characteristics of Bonds
Definitions of Value
Valuatiion: An Overview
Valuation: The Basic Process
Terminology and Characteristics of Bonds
Typed of Bonds
Bond Valuation
Bondholder's Expected Rates of Return
Bond Valuation: Three Important Relationships
Valuation and Characteristics of Stock
Preferred Stock
Common Stock
Stockholder's Expected Rate of Return
The Meaning and Measurement of Risk and Return
Expected Return
Risk
The Investor's Required Rate of Return
Fama and French: What Now? Rates of Return: The Investor's Experience
Capital-Budgeting Techniques and Practice
Finding Profitable Projects
Capital-Budgeting Decision Criteria
Capital Rationing
Ethics in Capital Budgeting
A Glance at Actual Capital- Budgeting Practices
Cash Flows and Other Topics in Capital Budgeting
Guidelines for Capital Budgeting
Measuring a Project's Benefits and Costs
Risk and the Investment Decision
Methods for Incorporating Risk into Capital Budgeting
The Risk-Adjusted Discount Rate and Measurement of a Project's Systematic Risk
Examining a Project's Risk Through Simulation
Cost of Capital
The Cost-of-Capital Concept
Factors Determining the Cost-of-Capital Sources
Assumptions of the Weighted Cost-of-Capital Model
Computing the Weighted Cost of Capital
Marginal Cost of Capital: A Comprehensive Example
A Firm's Cost of Capital: Recent Evidence
Determining the Financing Mix
Business and Financial Risk
Breakeven Analysis
Operating Leverage
Financial Leverage
Combinination of Operating and Financial Leverage
A Quick Look at Capital Structure Theory
Basic Tools of Capital Structure Management
A Glance at Actual Capital Structure Management
Dividend Policy and Internal Financing
Key Terms
Does Dividend Policy Affect Stock Prices? The Dividend Decision in Practice
Dividend Payment Procedures
Stock Dividends and Stock Splits
Stock Repurchases
Introduction to Working-Capital Management
Managing Current Assets and Liabilities
Appropriate Level of Working Capital
Estimation of the Cost of Short-Term Credit
Sources of Short-Term Credit
Liquid Asset Management
Why a Company Holds Cash
Cash Management Objectives and Decisions
Collection and Disbursement Procedures
Evaluation of Costs of Cash-Management Services
Composition of Marketable Securities Portfolio
Accounts Receivable Management
Inventory Management
Jus-in-Time Inventory Control
International Business Finance
Principles of International Trade
Problems in International Financial Management
Changes and Challenges In Finance
Recent Innovations in Risk Management
Finance in the 90's: The Consequences of Financial Innovation in Corporated Restructuring
Recent Innovations in Raising Capital: Hybrid Securities
The Agency Problem: Changes and Challenges
The CAPM and Market Efficiency: The Challenges from Academia
Appendices: Using a Calculator
Compound Sum of $1
Present Value of $1
Sum of an Annuity of $1 for n Periods
Present Value of an Annuity of $1 for n Periods
Check Figures for Selected End-of-Chapter Problems
Glossary
Index

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×