The goal of this course is to develop skills for making corporate investment decisions and for analyzing risk. Topics include discounted cash flow and other valuation techniques; risk and return; capital asset pricing model; corporate capital structure and financial policy; capital budgeting; mergers and acquisitions; and investment and financing decisions in the international context, including exchange rate/interest rate risk analysis.
Prerequisite: an introductory accounting course is helpful. (4 credits)
Fall term 2013 (14293)
Faris Saah, MS, Founder and Managing Partner, Avalon Capital Management.