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The five key principles for the foundations of finance
Foundations of Finance retains its foundational approach to the key concepts of finance, bolstered by real-world vignettes, cases, and problem exercises. Utilizing five principles, which are presented at the beginning of the book and applied throughout, the authors introduce a multi-step approach to financial problem solving that appeals to students’ (at all levels) math and numerical skills. As with previous editions, the 10th Edition focuses on valuation and opens every chapter with a vignette based on financial decisions faced by contemporary, real-world companies and firms. Revised and updated, the text features new lecture videos, financial thinking, user feedback, and changes inspired by the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, so students are well equipped to effectively deal with financial problems in an ever-changing financial environment.
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Table of contents
PART I: THE SCOPE AND ENVIRONMENT OF FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
1. An Introduction to the Foundations of Financial Management
2. The Financial Markets and Interest Rates
3. Understanding Financial Statements and Cash Flows
4. Evaluating a Firm’s Financial Performance
PART II: THE VALUATION OF FINANCIAL ASSETS
5. The Time Value of Money
6. The Meaning and Measurement of Risk and Return
7. The Valuation and Characteristics of Bonds
8. The Valuation and Characteristics of Stock
9. The Cost of Capital
PART III: INVESTMENT IN LONG-TERM ASSETS
10. Capital-Budgeting Techniques and Practice
11. Cash Flows and Other Topics in Capital Budgeting
PART IV: CAPITAL STRUCTURE AND DIVIDEND POLICY
12. Determining the Financing Mix
13. Dividend Policy and Internal Financing
PART V: WORKING-CAPITAL MANAGEMENT AND INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS FINANCE
14. Short-Term Financial Planning
15. Working-Capital Management
16. International Business Finance
17. Cash, Receivables, and Inventory Management
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