Fundamentals of Financial Management: Cover Blurb
Do you want to understand how financial decisions impact the value of a company? If you are new to financial management or studying for a professional qualification, this user friendly textbook makes the challenges facing today?s rapidly changing business world easier to understand.
Now in its 13th edition, Fundamentals of Financial Management maintains its dedication to the financial decision-making process and the analysis of value creation, but develops a more in... MORE
Ideal for introductory courses in financial management, for a professional qualification and as a reference for practitioners.
On the reading list for Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Qualification Paper (F9) Financial Management.
Suggested reading for Certified Management Accountant ( CMA) examination.
Translated into over 10 languages and received 1st place among business academic texts in Pearson?s top 50 best seller?s translation list.
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?The book provides the reader with information about the current ?hot-topics? in finance and has a clear emphasis on the basic principles of financial management without repetition. Furthermore, as simple language is used, the book can be easily understood by students that are not native speakers of English.?
--Axel-Adam Muller, Lancaster
?..a useful text either as preparation for a second year course, or as a text for a first
year financial management course that provides a ?first sweep? of the major
financial management topics. Not many texts cover this ground well.?
-- Brian Wright, Exeter
?This is the best book I have found so far?
--Jean Bellemans, Free University of Brussels
James C. Van Horne, Professor of Banking and Finance at Stanford University. Also the author of Financial Management and Policy, a Pearson Education text.
John Wachowicz, Jr., Professor of Finance at The University of Tennessee.
|Introduction To Financial Management|
|The Role of Financial Management|
|The Business, Tax and Financial Environments|
|The Time Value of Money|
|The Valuation of Long-Term Securities|
|Risk and Return Appendix A: Measuring Portfolio Risk Appendix B: Arbitrage Pricing Theory|
|Tools Of Financial Analysis And Planning|
|Funds Analysis, Cash-Flow Analysis, and Financial Planning Appendix: Sustainable Growth Modeling|
|Working Capital Management|
|Overview of Working Capital Management|
|Cash and Marketable Securities Management|
|Accounts Receivable and Inventory Management|
|Investment In Capital Assets|
|Capital Budgeting and Estimating Cash Flows|
|Capital Budgeting Techniques Appendix A: Multiple Internal Rates of Return Appendix B: Replacement Chain Analysis|
|Risk and Managerial Options in Capital Budgeting|
|The Cost Of Capital, Capital Structure, And Dividend Policy|
|Required Returns and the Cost of Capital Appendix A: Adjusting the Beta for Financial Leverage Appendix B: Adjusted Present Value|
|Operating and Financial Leverage|
|Capital Structure Determination|
|Intermediate And Long-Term Financing|
|The Capital Market|
|Long-Term Debt, Preferred Stock, and Common Stock Appendix: Refunding A Bond Issue|
|Term Loans and Leases Appendix: Accounting Treatment of Leases|
|Special Areas Of Financial Management|
|Convertibles, Exchangeables, and Warrants Appendix: Option Pricing|
|Mergers and Other Forms of Corporate Restructuring Appendix: Remedies for a Failing Company|
|International Financial Management|
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James C. Van Horne,Professor of Banking and Finance at Stanford University. Also the author of Financial Management and Policy, a Pearson Education text.
John Wachowicz, Jr.,Professor of Finance at The University of Tennessee.