For intermediate undergraduate and MBA courses in Corporate Financial Management.
Highly respected for its effective integration of financial theory and practice, this classic text explores the rapidly evolving and exciting theory of finance as it relates to a corporation's investment in assets, financing, and dividends. It explains the ways in which analytical techniques are brought to bear on financial decision making and supplies the institutional material necessary for a solid understanding of the environment in which financial decisions are made.
I. FOUNDATIONS OF FINANCE.Vignette: Problems at Gillette.
II. INVESTMENT IN ASSETS AND REQUIRED RETURNS.Case: Fazio Pump Corporation.
III. FINANCING AND DIVIDEND POLICIES.Case: Restructuring the Capital Structure at Marriott.
IV. TOOLS OF FINANCIAL ANALYSIS AND CONTROL.Case: Morley Industries, Inc.
V. LIQUIDITY AND WORKING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT.Case: Caceres Semilla S.A. de C.V.
VI. CAPITAL MARKET FINANCING AND RISK MANAGEMENT.Case: Dougall & Gilligan Global Agency.
VII. EXPANSION AND CONTRACTION.Case: Rayovac Corporation.