Fundamentals of Investment Management / Edition 6

Fundamentals of Investment Management / Edition 6

by Geoffrey A. Hirt, Stephen B. Block
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0072283521

ISBN-13: 9780072283525

Pub. Date: 08/28/1998

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Presenting applied theory alongside real-world examples, Fundamentals of Investment Management provides a survey of the important areas of investments: valuation, the marketplace, fixed income instruments and markets, equity instruments and markets, derivative instruments, and a cross-section of special topics, such as international markets and mutual funds

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Presenting applied theory alongside real-world examples, Fundamentals of Investment Management provides a survey of the important areas of investments: valuation, the marketplace, fixed income instruments and markets, equity instruments and markets, derivative instruments, and a cross-section of special topics, such as international markets and mutual funds. The text is user-friendly, but makes no concessions to the importance of covering the latest and most important material for the student of investments.

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ISBN-13:
9780072283525
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
08/28/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition

Table of Contents

Part I Introduction to Investments 3(126)
1 The Investment Setting
4(25)
2 Security Markets: Present and Future
29(32)
3 Participating in the Market
61(27)
4 Sources of Investment Information
88(41)
Part II Analysis and Valuation of Equity Securities 129(118)
5 Economic Activity
130(24)
6 Industry Analysis
154(23)
7 Valuation of the Individual Firm
177(31)
8 Financial Statement Analysis
208(39)
Part III Issues in Efficient Markets 247(52)
9 A Basic View of Technical Analysis and Market Efficiency
248(27)
10 Investments in Special Situations
275(24)
Part IV Fixed-Income and Leveraged Securities 299(118)
11 Bond and Fixed-Income Fundamentals
300(36)
12 Principles of Bond Valuation and Investment
336(29)
13 Duration and Reinvestment Concepts
365(25)
14 Convertible Securities and Warrants
390(27)
Part V Derivative Products 417(84)
15 Put and Call Options
418(35)
16 Commodities and Financial Futures
453(23)
17 Stock Index Futures and Options
476(25)
Part VI Broadening the Investment Perspective 501(86)
18 International Securities Markets
502(32)
19 Mutual Funds
534(31)
20 Investments in Real Assets
565(22)
Part VII Introduction to Portfolio Management 587(58)
21 A Basic Look at Portfolio Management and Capital Market Theory
588(34)
22 Measuring Risks and Returns of Portfolio Managers
622(23)
Appendices 645(28)
Appendix A Compound Sum of $1 646(2)
Appendix B Compound Sum of an Annuity of $1 648(21)
Appendix C Present Value of $1 650(2)
Appendix D Present Value of an Annuity of $1 652(2)
Appendix E Time Value of Money and Investment Applications 654(10)
Appendix F Using Calculators for Financial Analysis 664(9)
Glossary 673

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