Suitable as a supplement or primary text, "FAME" integrates corporate finance with spreadsheet analysis using Excel. It is ideal for courses in financial management, financial models, capital budgeting, or case courses. This edition is updated for Excel 2000 as well as new topics in finance.
Timothy R. Mayes serves as finance professor at Metropolitan State College of Denver. He holds a B.S. and B.A. in Finance and a Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Central Florida. His research interests include portfolio performance analysis and reporting, portfolio theory, derivatives, and, of course, the use of spreadsheets in financial education.
Preface. 1. Spreadsheet Basics. 2. The Basic Financial Statements. 3. The Cash Budget. 4. Financial Statement Analysis Tools. 5. Financial Forecasting. 6. Break-even and Leverage Analysis. 7. The Time Value of Money. 8. Valuation and Rates of Return. 9. The Cost of Capital. 10. Capital Budgeting. 11. Risk, Capital Budgeting, and Diversification. Appendix. Excel 2000 Menu PUBCOMMENTSs. Index.