ISBN-10:
0138907404
ISBN-13:
9780138907402
Pub. Date:
09/28/2001
Publisher:
Pearson
Investments: A Global Perspective / Edition 1

Investments: A Global Perspective / Edition 1

by Jack C. Francis

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ISBN-13: 9780138907402
Publisher: Pearson
Publication date: 09/28/2001
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 976
Product dimensions: 7.99(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION.

1. Investment Setting.
2. Rates of Return.
3. Investment Values.
4. Financial Analysis.
5. Primary Securities.
6. Global Stock Markets.
7. Statistical Analysis of Investments.
8. Efficient Capital Markets and Anomalies.
9. Futures and Options.

II. INVESTMENT INDEXES.

10. Creating Price Indexes.
11. Selected Market Indexes.
12. Using Indexes.

III. PORTFOLIO THEORY.

13. Asset Allocation.
14. Portfolio Analysis.
15. The CAPM and APT.
16. Portfolio Performance Evaluation.

IV. INTERNATIONAL INVESTING.

17. Foreign Exchange.
18. Global Investing.

V. FIXED INCOME INVESTMENTS.

19. Global Bond Markets.
20. Market Interest Rates.
21. Interest Rate Risk and Horizon Risk.
22. Credit Risk.

VI. EQUITY SHARES.

23. Stock Valuation—A Microview.
24. Measuring Earning Power.
25. Stock Valuation Issues.
26. Technical Analysis.

VII. DERIVATIVES AND ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS.

27. Futures.
28. Options.
29. Alternative Investments.

VIII. INDEXES.

IX. TABLES.

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