Corporate Financial Analysis in a Global Environment / Edition 7 available in Paperback
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- Cengage Learning
This paperback text emphasizes the financial concepts and tools essential for understanding the financial impacts of business decisions. The author uses current examples of actual business situations to demonstrate how financial tools, concepts, and theories can be used by managers to improve decision-making and enhance business performance. The text has a global emphasis with an equal number of domestic and international examples. The author includes a discussion of international financial statements and the financial impacts of changes in foreign exchange rates. The book's major appeal is its direct, concise, and no-nonsense approach to understanding both the basics of finance and current financial concepts, which allows even non-financial managers to understand financial analysis.
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About the Author
Diana Harrington is a Full Professor at Babson College located outside of Boston, MA. She has been at Babson since the Fall of 1993. Previously, she taught at the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, the Darden School at the University of Virginia, Dartmouth College, and Iowa State University. Harrington has a 1977 PhD from the University of Virginia. She has written more than 30 cases and several books.
Table of Contents
1. Analyzing Corporate Performance. Appendix: Cross-Border Ratio Analysis. 2. Forecasting Future Needs. 3. Managing Working Capital. 4. Valuation 1: Capital Budgeting. 5. Valuation 2: Company Valuation, Acquisitions, Divestitures and Mergers. 6. The Required Rate of Return on Equity. Appendix: Dividends, Dividend Policy and the Value of the Company. 7. Financial Leverage and Shareholder Value. 8. Practical Aspects of Financing a Company. Appendix: Hybrid Securities. 9. Valuation in a World of Financial Leverage.