Fundamentals of Investing (International ed of 12th revised ed)

Fundamentals of Investing (International ed of 12th revised ed)

By: Lawrence J. Gitman (author), Scott J. Smart (author), Michael D. Joehnk (author)Paperback

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The core concepts and tools students need to make informed investment decisions. Fundamentals of Investing helps students make informed investment decisions in their personal and professional lives by providing a solid foundation of core concepts and tools. Gitman/Joehnk/Smart use practical, hands-on applications to introduce the topics and techniques used by both personal investors and money managers. The authors integrate a consistent framework based on learning goals to keep students focused on what is most important in each chapter. Students leave the course with the necessary information for developing, implementing, and monitoring a successful investment program.

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I. PREPARING TO INVEST 1. The Investment Environment 2. Securities Markets and Transactions 3. Investment Information and Securities Transactions II. IMPORTANT CONCEPTUAL TOOLS 4. Return and Risk 4A. The Time Value of Money 5. Modern Portfolio Concepts III. INVESTING IN COMMON STOCKS 6. Common Stocks 7. Analyzing Common Stocks 8. Stock Valuation 9. Market Efficiency and Behavioral Finance IV. INVESTING IN FIXED-INCOME SECURITIES 10. Fixed-Income Securities 11. Bond Valuation V. PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT 12. Mutual Funds and Exchange-Traded Funds 13. Managing Your Own Portfolio VI. DERIVATIVE SECURITIES 14. Options: Puts and Calls 15. Commodities and Financial Futures Glossary Index Credits WEB CHAPTERS 16. Investing in Preferred Stocks 17. Tax-Advantaged Investments 18. Real Estate and Other Tangible Investments

Product Details

  • publication date: 11/04/2013
  • ISBN13: 9781292000275
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 664
  • ID: 9781292000275
  • weight: 1024
  • ISBN10: 1292000279
  • edition: International ed of 12th revised ed

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