Basic Investments (with Thomson ONE - Business School Edition Printed Access Card, Fund and Stock-Trak Coupon) / Edition 1 by Herbert B. Mayo | 9780324380132 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Basic Investments (with Thomson ONE - Business School Edition Printed Access Card, Fund and Stock-Trak Coupon) / Edition 1

Basic Investments (with Thomson ONE - Business School Edition Printed Access Card, Fund and Stock-Trak Coupon) / Edition 1

by Herbert B. Mayo
     
 

ISBN-10: 0324380135

ISBN-13: 9780324380132

Pub. Date: 11/03/2005

Publisher: Cengage Learning

The basic theme is making investment decisions to achieve investment goals in an efficient market context. Assets are considered from an individual perspective and how they help manage risk and achieve the investor's goals. For example, coverage will include both the features and valuation of a single bond and how a variety of bonds may be combined in a portfolio

Overview

The basic theme is making investment decisions to achieve investment goals in an efficient market context. Assets are considered from an individual perspective and how they help manage risk and achieve the investor's goals. For example, coverage will include both the features and valuation of a single bond and how a variety of bonds may be combined in a portfolio that reduces, or at least manages, risk.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780324380132
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
11/03/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Division 1. THE BACK GROUND. 1. An Introduction to the Investment Planning, Financial Assets, and Efficient Markets. 2. The Securities Markets: Primary and Secondary Markets. 3. The Measurement of Risk. Test Yourself: Time Value of Money. 4. The Measurement of Return and Markets. Division 2. EQUITY INVESTMENTS. 5. Equity: Preferred and Common Stock. 6. Economic Analysis and Industry Analysis. Test Yourself: Analysis of Financial Statements. 7. Methods of Stock Valuation and Selection. 8. Technical Analysis, the Psychology of Investing, and the Implications of Efficient Markets. Division 3. DEBT SECURITIES. 9. The Variety of Corporate and Government Debt Securities. 10. Valuation of Fixed Income Securities. Division 4. DERIVATIVES. 11. Options and Their Valuation. 12. Option Strategies for Risk and Portfolio Management. 13. Futures and Convertibles. Division 5. PUTTING THE PIECES TOGETHER: PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT. 14. Investment Companies. 15. Investment Planning and Portfolio Management.

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