Case Studies In Finance: Managing For Corporate Value Creation / Edition 7

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Case Studies in Finance links managerial decisions to capital markets and the expectations of investors. At the core of almost all of the cases is a valuation task that requires students to look to financial markets for guidance in resolving the case problem. The focus on value helps managers understand the impact of the firm on the world around it. These cases also invite students to apply modern information technology to the analysis of managerial decisions.

The cases may be taught in many different combinations. The eight-part sequence indicated by the table of contents relates to course designs used at the authors' schools. Each part of the casebook suggests a concept module, with a particular orientation.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780077861711
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Publication date: 1/18/2013
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 7
  • Pages: 816
  • Sales rank: 389,333
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 9.40 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Table of Contents

ForwardPrefaceNote to Student on CasesEthicsSetting Some Themes1 Warren E. Buffett, 20052 Bill Miller and Value Trust3 Ben & Jerry's Homemade4 The Battle for Value, 2004: FedEx Corp. vs. United Parcel Service, Inc.5 Genzyme and Relational investorsFinancial Analysis and Forecasting6 The Thoughtful Forecaster7 The Financial Detective, 20058 Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc.9 The Body Shop International PLC 2001: An Introduction to Financial Modeling10 Value Line Publishing: October 200211 Horniman Horticulture12 Guna Fibres, Ltd.Estimating Cost of Capital13 "Best Practices" in Estimating the Cost of Capital: Survey and Synthesis"14 Roche Holdings AG: Funding the Genentech Acquisition15 Old Nike case or New Heinz Case16 Teletech


200517 The Boeing 7E7Capital Budgeting18 The Investment Detective19 Worldwide Paper Company20 Target Corporation21 Aurora Textile Company22 Compass Records23 The Procter and Gamble Company: Crest Whitestrips24 Victoria Chemicals plc (A): The Merseyside Project25 Victoria Chemicals plc (B): Merseyside and Rotterdam Projects26 Star River Electronics Ltd.27 Jacobs Division28 UVa Hospital System: The Long-term Acute Care Hospital ProjectManagement of Equity: Dividends and Repurchases29 Gainesboro Machine Tools Corporation30 AutozoneManagement of Capital Structure31 An Introduction to Debt Policy and Value32 Structuring Corporate Financial Policy: Diagnosis of Problems and Evaluation of Strategies33 California Pizza Kitchen34 The Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company: Capital Structure, Valuation, and Cost of Capital35 Deluxe Corporation36 Horizon LinesFinancing Tactics: Foreign Exchange, Leases, Covertible Bonds37 Carrefour S.A.38 Baker Adhesives39 J&L Railroad40 Primus Automation Division, 200241 MoGen, Inc.Valuing the Enterprise42 Methods of Valuation: Mergers and Acquisitions43 American Greetings44 Arcadian Microarray Technologies, Inc.45 JetBlue Airways IPO Valuation46 Rosetta Stone47 The Timken Company48 Sun Microsystems49 Hershey Foods Corporation50 Flinder Valves and Controls Inc.51 Palamon Capital Partners/Team System SPA52 Purinex, Inc.53 Medfield Pharmaceuticals
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