Foundations of Financial Management, Eighth Edition / Edition 8

Foundations of Financial Management, Eighth Edition / Edition 8

by Stanley B. Block, Geoffrey A. Hirt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0256146152

ISBN-13: 9780256146158

Pub. Date: 08/01/1996

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

This highly successful undergraduate corporate finance text is recognized for its tradition as the best corporate finance textbook at teaching finance. Block and Hirt's approach focuses on pedagogy and how students learn. With the Ninth edition,the authors' careful writing style and step-by-step explanations make the text easy to understand. They also have

Overview

This highly successful undergraduate corporate finance text is recognized for its tradition as the best corporate finance textbook at teaching finance. Block and Hirt's approach focuses on pedagogy and how students learn. With the Ninth edition,the authors' careful writing style and step-by-step explanations make the text easy to understand. They also have presented a strong real world emphasis throughout this new edition. Not only will students find real-world emphasis in text examples using "hot" companies recently mentioned in the business press,but there are also Finance-In-Action boxed readings that give an in-depth look at real business decisions,and consistent placement of real company logos in the text's margins. The Ninth edition continues to present a simple and understandable story of finance for students. All of these features come together to present a comprehensive story of finance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780256146158
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
08/01/1996
Series:
Series in Finance
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
681

Table of Contents

Part1: Introduction
1. The Goals and Functions of Financial Management
Part 2: Financial Analysis and Planning
2. Review of Accounting
3. Financial Analysis
4. Financial Forecasting
5. Operating and Financial Leverage
Part 3: Working Capital Management
6. Working Capital and the Financing Decision
7. Current Asset Management
8. Sources of Short-Term Financing
Part 4: The Capital Budgeting Process
9. The Time Value of Money
10. Valuation and Rates of Return
11. Cost of Capital
12. The Capital Budgeting Decision
13. Risk and Capital Budgeting
Part 5: Long-Term Financing
14. Capital Markets
15. Investment Banking: Public and Private Placement
16. Long-Term Debt and lease Financing
17. Common and Preferred Stock Financing
18. Dividend Policy and Retained Earnings
19. Convertibles and Warrants
Part 6: Expanding the Perspective of Corporate Finance
20. External Growth Through Mergers
21. International Financial Management

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