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

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

by Robert Bruner, Kenneth Eades, Michael Schill
     
 

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ISBN-10: 007786171X

ISBN-13: 9780077861711

Pub. Date: 01/18/2013

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

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

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780077861711
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date:
01/18/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
816
Sales rank:
660,305
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Forward


Preface


Note to Student on Cases


Ethics


Setting Some Themes


1 Warren E. Buffett, 2005


2 Bill Miller and Value Trust


3 Ben & Jerry's Homemade


4 The Battle for Value, 2004: FedEx Corp. vs. United Parcel Service, Inc.


5 Genzyme and Relational investors


Financial Analysis and Forecasting


6 The Thoughtful Forecaster


7 The Financial Detective, 2005


8 Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc.


9 The Body Shop International PLC 2001: An Introduction to Financial Modeling


10 Value Line Publishing: October 2002


11 Horniman Horticulture


12 Guna Fibres, Ltd.


Estimating Cost of Capital


13 "Best Practices" in Estimating the Cost of Capital: Survey and Synthesis"


14 Roche Holdings AG: Funding the Genentech Acquisition


15 Old Nike case or New Heinz Case


16 Teletech Corporation, 2005


17 The Boeing 7E7


Capital Budgeting


18 The Investment Detective


19 Worldwide Paper Company


20 Target Corporation


21 Aurora Textile Company


22 Compass Records


23 The Procter and Gamble Company: Crest Whitestrips


24 Victoria Chemicals plc (A): The Merseyside Project


25 Victoria Chemicals plc (B): Merseyside and Rotterdam Projects


26 Star River Electronics Ltd.


27 Jacobs Division


28 UVa Hospital System: The Long-term Acute Care Hospital Project


Management of Equity: Dividends and Repurchases


29 Gainesboro Machine Tools Corporation


30 Autozone


Management of Capital Structure


31 An Introduction to Debt Policy and Value


32 Structuring Corporate Financial Policy: Diagnosis of Problems and Evaluation of Strategies


33 California Pizza Kitchen


34 The Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company: Capital Structure, Valuation, and Cost of Capital


35 Deluxe Corporation


36 Horizon Lines


Financing Tactics: Foreign Exchange, Leases, Covertible Bonds


37 Carrefour S.A.


38 Baker Adhesives


39 J&L Railroad


40 Primus Automation Division, 2002


41 MoGen, Inc.


Valuing the Enterprise


42 Methods of Valuation: Mergers and Acquisitions


43 American Greetings


44 Arcadian Microarray Technologies, Inc.


45 JetBlue Airways IPO Valuation


46 Rosetta Stone


47 The Timken Company


48 Sun Microsystems


49 Hershey Foods Corporation


50 Flinder Valves and Controls Inc.


51 Palamon Capital Partners/Team System SPA


52 Purinex, Inc.


53 Medfield Pharmaceuticals


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