Study Guide for Brigham/Houston's Fundamentals of Financial Management, Concise Edition, 5th / Edition 5

Study Guide for Brigham/Houston's Fundamentals of Financial Management, Concise Edition, 5th / Edition 5

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Study Guide for Brigham/Houston's Fundamentals of Financial Management, Concise Edition, 5th / Edition 5

This supplement lists the key learning objectives for each chapter, outlines the key sections, provides self-test questions, and provides a set of problems similar to those in the text and the Test Bank, but with fully worked out solutions.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780324302622
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 07/06/2006
Edition description: Study Guid
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 6.98(w) x 9.62(h) x 0.88(d)

About the Author

Dr. Eugene F. Brigham is Graduate Research Professor Emeritus at the University of Florida, where he has taught since 1971. Dr. Brigham received his M.B.A. and Ph.D. from the University of California-Berkeley and his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina. Prior to joining the University of Florida, Dr. Brigham held teaching positions at the University of Connecticut, the University of Wisconsin, and the University of California-Los Angeles. Dr. Brigham has served as president of the Financial Management Association and has written many journal articles on the cost of capital, capital structure, and other aspects of financial management. He has authored or co-authored ten textbooks on managerial finance and managerial economics that are used at more than 1,000 universities in the United States and have been translated into 11 languages worldwide. He has testified as an expert witness in numerous electric, gas, and telephone rate cases at both federal and state levels. He has served as a consultant to many corporations and government agencies, including the Federal Reserve Board, the Federal Home Loan Bank Board, the U.S. Office of Telecommunications Policy, and the RAND Corporation. Dr. Brigham continues to teach, consult, and complete research in addition to his academic writing. He spends his spare time on the golf course, enjoying time with his family and dogs, and tackling outdoor adventure activities, such as biking through Alaska.

Joel F. Houston is the William D. Hussey Professor of Business Administration at the University of Florida. He received his M.A. and Ph.D. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and his undergraduate degree from Franklin and Marshall College. Prior to his appointment at the University of Florida, Dr. Houston was an Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. Joel's research is primarily in the areas of corporate finance and financial institutions, and his work has been published in a number of top journals including THE JOURNAL OF FINANCE, JOURNAL OF FINANCIAL ECONOMICS, JOURNAL OF BUSINESS, JOURNAL OF FINANCIAL AND QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS AND FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT. Professor Houston also currently serves as an Associate Editor for the JOURNAL OF MONEY, CREDIT AND BANKING and the JOURNAL OF FINANCIAL SERVICES RESEARCH. Since arriving at the University of Florida in 1987, Joel has received 17 teaching awards, and has been actively involved in both undergraduate and graduate education. In addition to co-authoring leading textbooks in financial management, Dr. Houston has participated in management education programs for the PURC/World Bank Program, Southern Company, Exelon Corporation and Volume Services America. Apart from his professional activities, Joel enjoys playing golf and tennis and spending time with his wife (Sherry) and two children (Chris and Meredith). He is an avid sports fan who follows the Florida Gators, and the Pittsburgh Steelers, Pirates and Penguins.

Table of Contents

Preface     iv
How to Use This Study Guide     v
Want to Do Well on Exams?     vi
An Overview of Financial Management     1
Time Value of Money     11
Financial Statements, Cash Flow, and Taxes     47
Analysis of Financial Statements     65
Financial Markets and Institutions     95
Interest Rates     107
Bonds and Their Valuation     125
Risk and Rates of Return     153
Stocks and Their Valuation     181
The Cost of Capital     207
The Basics of Capital Budgeting     227
Cash Flow Estimation and Risk Analysis     251
Capital Structure and Leverage     275
Distributions to Shareholders: Dividends and Share Repurchases     297
Working Capital Management     319
Financial Planning and Forecasting     343
Multinational Financial Management     373

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