Essentials of Investments (NOT FOR INDIVIDUAL SALE) / Edition 8

Essentials of Investments (NOT FOR INDIVIDUAL SALE) / Edition 8

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by Zvi Bodie
     
 

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ISBN-10: 007338240X

ISBN-13: 9780073382401

Pub. Date: 10/28/2009

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies,Inc.

The market leading undergraduate investments textbook, Essentials of Investments, 8e by Bodie, Kane and Marcus, emphasizes asset allocation while presenting the practical applications of investment theory. The authors have eliminated unnecessary mathematical detail and concentrate on the intuition and insights that will be useful to practitioners

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The market leading undergraduate investments textbook, Essentials of Investments, 8e by Bodie, Kane and Marcus, emphasizes asset allocation while presenting the practical applications of investment theory. The authors have eliminated unnecessary mathematical detail and concentrate on the intuition and insights that will be useful to practitioners throughout their careers as new ideas and challenges emerge from the financial marketplace. The eighth edition has been fully updated to reflect the recent financial crisis and includes a new chapter on Hedge Funds.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073382401
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies,Inc.
Publication date:
10/28/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
768
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1: Elements of Investments
1- Investments: Background and Issues
2- Asset Classes and Financial Instruments
3- How Securities are Traded
4- Mutual Funds and Other Investment Companies

Part 2: Portfolio Theory
5- Risk and Return: Past and Prologue
6- Efficient Diversification
7- Capital Asset Pricing and Arbitrage Pricing Theory
8- Market Efficiency 9- Behavioral Finance and Technical Analysis

Part 3: Debt Securities
10- Bond Prices and Yields
11- Managing Bond Portfolios

Part 4: Security Analysis
12- Macroeconomic and Industry Analysis
13- Equity Valuation
14- Financial Statement Analysis

Part 5: Derivative Markets
15- Options Markets
16- Option Valuation
17- Futures Markets and Risk Management

Part 6: Active Investment Management
18- Globalization and International Investing
19- Performance Evaluation and Active Portfolio Management
20- Taxes, Inflation, and Investment Strategy
21- Investors and the Investment Process

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