Fundamentals of Corporate Finance
|Format:||Hardback, 784 pages, 7th Revised edition Edition|
|Other Information: ||illustrations|
|Published In: ||United States, 14 September 2011|
Fundamentals of Corporate Finance, by Brealey, Myers and Marcus, provides students with a solid framework of theory and application to use well after they complete the course. This author team is known for their outstanding research, teaching efforts, and world-renowned finance textbooks, so it's no surprise that they provide clear exposition of difficult material without sacrificing up-to-date, technically correct treatments. The seventh edition has been fully updated to reflect recent events and is now available with Connect Finance!
Table of Contents
Part One Introduction 1 Goals and Governance of the Firm 2 Financial Markets and Institutions 3 Accounting and Finance 4 Measuring Corporate Performance Part Two Value 5 The Time Value of Money 6 Valuing Bonds 7 Valuing Stocks 8 Net Present Value and Other Investment Criteria 9 Using Discounted Cash-Flow Analysis to Make Investment Decisions 10 Project Analysis Part Three Risk 11 Introduction to Risk, Return, and the Opportunity Cost of Capital 12 Risk, Return, and Capital Budgeting 13 The Weighted-Average Cost of Capital and Company Valuation Part Four Financing 14 Introduction to Corporate Financing 15 How Corporations Raise Venture Capital and Issue Securities Part Five Debt and Payout Policy 16 Debt Policy 17 Payout Policy Part Six Financial Analysis and Planning 18 Long-Term Financial Planning 19 Short-Term Financial Planning 20 Working Capital Management Part Seven Special Topics 21 Mergers, Acquisitions, and Corporate Control 22 International Financial Management 23 Options 24 Risk Management Part Eight Conclusion 25 What We Do and Do Not Know about Finance Appendix A Appendix B Glossary Credits Global Index Index
About the Author
Alan Marcus is professor of finance in the Wallace E. Carroll School of Management at Boston College. He received his PHD in Economics from MIT in 1981. Professor Marcus recently has been a visiting professor at the Athens Laboratory of Business Administration and at MIT's Sloan School of Management and has served as a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He also established the Chartered Financial Analysts Review Program at Boston College. Professor Marcus has published widely in the fields of capital markets and portfolio management, with an emphasis on applications of futures and options pricing models. His consulting work has ranged from new product development to provision of expert testimony in utility rate proceedings. He also spend two years at the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac), where he developed models of mortgage pricing and credit risk, and he currently serves on the Advisory Council for the Currency Risk Management Alliance of State Street Bank and Windham Capital Management Boston.
|Publisher: ||McGraw Hill Higher Education|
|Dimensions: ||28.0 x 22.0 x 2.0 centimetres (1.79 kg)|