Foundations of Finance

Foundations of Finance

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This text provides an conceptual introduction to Finance. Keown, et al. provide the "Big Picture" Framework by focusing on the key principles approach. The Ten Axioms (key principles) offer a solid foundation on which to make sound financial decisions. Includes myPHLIP, WebCT and Blackboard. This text is briefer in chapter length and topics and has 4 less chapters than Basic Financial Management 8th more

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  • Mixed media product | 585 pages
  • 205.74 x 256.54 x 33.02mm | 1,451.49g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0130423319
  • 9780130423313

Table of contents

1. An Introduction to the Foundations of Financial Management --The Ties That Bind. 2. The Financial Markets and Interest Rates. 3. Understanding Financial Statements and Cash Flows. 4. Evaluating a Firm's Financial Performance. 5. Financial Forecasting, Planning, and Budgeting. 6. The Time Value of Money. 7. Valuation and Characteristics of Bonds. 8. Valuation and Characteristics of Stock. 9. The Meaning and Measurement of Risk and Return. 10. Capital-Budgeting Techniques and Practice. 11. Cash Flows and Other Topics in Capital Budgeting. 12. Cost of Capital. 13. Determining the Financing Mix. 14. Dividend Policy and Internal Financing. 15. Introduction to Working-Capital Management. 16. Liquid Asset Management. 17. International Business Finance. Appendix A: Using a Calculator. Appendix B: Compound Sum of $1. Appendix C: Present Value of $1. Appendix D: Sum of an Annuity of $1 for n Periods. Appendix E: Present Value of an Annuity of $1 for n Periods. Appendix F: Check Figures for Selected End-of-Chapter Study Problems. Glossary. more

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