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Schaum's Quick Guide to Business Formulas: 201 Decision-Making Tools for Business, Finance, and Accounting Students

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ISBN-10: 0070580316

ISBN-13: 9780070580312

Edition: 1998

Authors: Jae K. Shim, Stephen W. Hartman, Joel Siegel

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This addition to Schaum's Outline Series presents a unique collection of the 201 most common financial tools used in business today, and offers instructions on how to use them.
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Book details

List price: $20.00
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 11/22/1997
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 368
Size: 5.75" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.034
Language: English

Accounts Payable Ratios
Accounts Receivable Management
Accounts Receivable Ratios
Acid-Test (Quick) Ratio
Actual Cash Value
Adjusted Gross Income
Alpha Value
Amortized Loan
Annual Percentage Rate
Applied (Predetermined) Overhead Rate
Arithmetic Average Return
Asset Utilization (Turnover)
Audit Fees to Sales
Average (Arithmetic Mean)
Bad-Debt Ratios
Bank Reconciliation
Barron's Confidence Index
Black-Scholes Option-Pricing Model
Bond Valuation
Bond Yield
Book Value per Share
Breadth Index
Breakeven Formulas
Capital-Asset Pricing Model
Capitalization Rate
Cash Flow Ratios
Cash-Management Models
Cash Plus Cash Equivalents to Working Capital
Cash Ratios
Certainty-Equivalent Approach
x[superscript 2] (Chi-Square) Test
Coefficient of Variation
Common-Stock Valuation
Contribution Margin
Controllable (Budget, Spending) Variance
Conversion Ratio
Corporate Planning Models
Correlation Analysis
Cost of Capital
Cost of Credit
Cost of Prediction Errors
Credit Cost on Installment Purchase
Current-Liability Ratios
Current Ratio
Decision Matrix
Decision Tree
Decomposition of Time Series
Defensive Interval Ratio
Deposits Times Capital Ratio
Depreciation Formulas
Direct Costs-to-Sales Ratios
Discretionary-Cost Ratios
Dividend Ratios
Dollar-Cost Averaging
Du Pont Formulas
Earnings per Share
EBIT-EPS Approach to Capital Structure
Economic Order Quantity
Economic Production Run Size
Effective Annual Yield
Effective Interest Rate
Effective Tax Rate
Elasticity of Demand
Equity Ratios
Equivalent Taxable Yield
Estimated Expenses versus Cash Expenses
Expected Value and Standard Deviation
Exponential Smoothing
Fixed-Asset Ratios
Fixed-Charge Coverage
Flexible-Budget Variance
Foreign-Exchange Gains and Losses
Forward Premium (or Discount) on a Forward Exchange Contract
Funded Debt (Long-Term Debt) to Operating Property
Funds-Flow Adequacy Ratio
Future (Compound) Value
Future Value of an Annuity
Geometric Average Return
Gordon's Dividend Growth Model
Gross Income Multiplier
Gross Profit Variance
Growth Rate
High-Low Method
Holding-Period Return
Horizontal Analysis
Housing-Affordability Measures
Index-Number Trend Series
Index of Bearish Sentiment
Indirect Labor to Direct Labor
Inflation Adjustments
Instability Index in Earnings
Insurance Reimbursement
Interest Computation
Interest Coverage (Times Interest Earned) Ratio
Interest-Rate Swaps
Internal Rate of Return (Time-Adjusted Rate of Return)
Intrayear Compounding
Inventory Ratios
Investment Income to Investments
Investment Turnover
Lawsuit Damages to Sales
Learning Curve
Least-Squares Regression
Leverage Ratios and Financial Leverage
Life Insurance Adequacy
Linear Programming
Liquid Assets to Take-Home Pay
Liquidity Index
Loan-Loss Coverage Ratio
Loans to Deposits
Maintenance and Repair Index
Margin Requirement
Marginal Cost and Marginal Revenue
Market-Index Model
Materiality of Options
Mix and Yield Variances
Moving Average
Multiple Regression
Multiple-Regression Tests
Naive Forecasting Models
Net Asset Value
Net-Cost Method
Net Income Multiplier
Net Savings
Net Worth
Noncurrent Assets to Noncurrent Liabilities
Normal Distribution
Odd-Lot Index
Off-Balance-Sheet Assets and Liabilities
Operating Assets Ratio
Operating Cycle
Operating Leverage
Operating Revenue-to-Operating Property Ratio
Opportunity Cost
Opportunity Cost of Not Taking a Discount
Payback Period
Pension Formulas
Percent Earned on Operating Property
Percent-of-Sales Method for Financial Forecasting
Personal Debt to Personal Assets
Portfolio Theory
Preferred Stock to Total Stockholders' Equity
Present Value
Present Value of an Annuity
"Pressing" Current Liabilities to "Patient" Current Liabilities
Price-to-Book Value Ratio
Price-Earnings Ratio (Multiple)
Price (Rate, Spending) Variance
Profit Margin
Profitability Index
Program Evaluation and Review Technique (PERT)
Quality of Earnings
Quantity Discount Model (EOQ with Quantity Discounts)
Quantity (Usage, Efficiency) Variance
Realization Risk in Assets
Regression Statistics
Reorder Point
Repairs and Maintenance Ratios
Residual Income
Return on Total Assets
Risk-Adjusted Discount Rate
Risk Measures
Rule of 72 and Rule of 69
Rule of 78
Safety Stock
Sales-Mix Analysis
Sales Returns and Allowances to Sales
Sales to Current Assets
Sales to Current Debt
Sales to Personnel
Sales Variances
Salesperson Variances
Savings to Income
Selling Price Computation
Shadow Price
Simple Interest
Simple (Accounting) Rate of Return
Simple Regression
Simulation Model
Sinking Fund Computation
Systematic-Sampling Formula
Take-Home Pay to Debt-Service Charges
Taxable Income
Trading on the Equity (Real Estate)
Trend Equation
Valuation of a Business
Value of Option (Call and Put)
Value of Stock Rights
Variable Costs to Fixed Costs
Vertical (Common-Size) Analysis
Volume (Denominator) Variance
Warehouse Cost Variances
Weighted Average (Mean)
Wilcox's Gambler's-Ruin Prediction Formula
Working Capital
Yield on Preferred Stock
Z-Score Model: Forecasting Business Failures