The Corporate Edition of Gitman's "Principles of Managerial Finance" combines greater depth and breadth of financial topics with the author's proven learning system. Gitman's learning system makes it easy for students to understand and fully appreciate the key concepts, tools, and techniques needed for astute financial decision making in today's competitive business arena. The text's organization conceptually links a firm's actions to its value as determined in the securities markets. Each major decision area is presented in terms of both risk and return factors and their potential impact on the owners' wealth, as reflected by share value. With a reliable and consistent framework, the text defines learning goals at the start of each chapter and incorporates a diverse group of pedagogical aids while using real-world examples and exercises to foster students' comprehension of both theory and practice.
Preface Part 1 Introduction to Corporate Finance Ch. 1: Overview of Corporate Finance Ch. 2: Financial Statements, Cash Flows, and Taxes Part 2 Financial Analysis and Planning Ch. 3: Financial Statement Analysis Ch. 4: Financial Planning and Forecasting Part 3 Important Financial Concepts Ch. 5: Financial Markets, Institutions, and Securities Ch. 6: Time Value of Money Ch. 7: Risk and Return Ch. 8: Valuation of Financial Securities Part 4 Long-Term Financial Decisions Ch. 9: The Cost of Capital Ch. 10: Leverage and Capital Structure Ch. 11: Dividend Policy Part 5 Long-Term Investment Decisions Ch. 12: Capital Budgeting: Principles and Techniques Ch. 13: Dealing with Project Risk and Other Topics in Capital Budgeting Part 6 Working Capital Management Ch. 14: Working Capital and Management of Current Assets Ch. 15: Management of Current Liabilities Part 7 Special Topics in Corporate Finance Ch. 16: Lease Financing: Concepts and Techniques Ch. 17: Corporate Securities, Derivatives, and Swaps Ch. 18: Mergers and Acquisitions, and Business Failure Ch. 19: International Corporate Finance Appendix A: Financial Tables Index Student CD-ROM Appendix B: Solutions to Self-Test Problems Appendix C: Answers to Selected End-of-Chapter Problems Chapter Cases Integrative Cases Spreadsheet Applications