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Overview

For undergraduate courses in corporate finance or financial management.

 

Help students practice and connect to real-world financial decisions

Fundamentals of Corporate Finance offers a practical introduction to modern-day core principles, arming students with a problem-solving methodology, real-life financial management practices, and an overarching valuation framework that they can apply in their future careers. Updated with new data, examples, and exercises, the 5th Edition gives students the opportunity to practice and apply course concepts, while connecting them to the latest financial issues and policy in today’s world of business.

 

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Table of contents

PART 1: INTRODUCTION 

1. Corporate Finance and the Financial Manager 

2. Introduction to Financial Statement Analysis 

 

PART 2: INTEREST RATES AND VALUING CASH FLOWS 

3. Time Value of Money: An Introduction 

4. Time Value of Money: Valuing Cash Flow Streams 

5. Interest Rates 

6. Bonds 

7. Stock Valuation 

 

PART 3: VALUATION AND THE FIRM 

8. Investment Decision Rules 

9. Fundamentals of Capital Budgeting 

10. Stock Valuation: A Second Look 

 

PART 4: RISK AND RETURN 

11. Risk and Return in Capital Markets 

12. Systematic Risk and the Equity Risk Premium 

13. The Cost of Capital 

 

PART 5: LONG-TERM FINANCING 

14. Raising Equity Capital 

15. Debt Financing 

 

PART 6: CAPITAL STRUCTURE AND PAYOUT POLICY 

16. Capital Structure 

17. Payout Policy 

 

PART 7: FINANCIAL PLANNING AND FORECASTING 

18. Financial Modeling and Pro Forma Analysis 

19. Working Capital Management 

20. Short-Term Financial Planning 

 

PART 8: SPECIAL TOPICS 

21. Option Applications and Corporate Finance 

22. Mergers and Acquisitions 

23. International Corporate Finance 

 

CHAPTERS ON THE WEB

1. Leasing

2. Insurance and Risk Management

3. Corporate Governance

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