May 22, 2018  
2017-2018 Graziadio Academic Catalog 
  
2017-2018 Graziadio Academic Catalog

FINC 626 Equity and Bond Investments (2)


This course covers the history and evolution of formalized exchanges and analysis of equity and debt contracts. Analytical methods and the theory underlying the evaluation of stock and debt contracts for both short- and long-term performance are studied. The implications of market efficiency are included in the pragmatic analysis of the behavior of price changes through time in speculative markets. Also included is a discussion of appropriate measures of risk in the valuation of claims against the firm as well as bond rating processes. Prerequisite(s): Full-Time-ACCT 602 Cost Accounting (2)  or equivalent and FINC 604 Managerial Finance (2)  or FINC 614 Finance (4)  and FINC 614B Advanced Financial Management (2)  Advanced Financial Management. Fully Employed-FINC 655 Financial Management of the Firm (4) .