FINC 664 Business Analysis Using Financial Statements (2)
This course examines the viability of the firm and its strategies within the framework of accounting rules and conventions. Methods of credit analysis, securities analysis, and performance analysis will be developed. Pro forma financial statements for investment decisions also will be created using various forecasting techniques. These principles are applied, in conjunction with information from financial markets, to a variety of managerial decisions including firm valuation, credit scoring and bond ratings, distress prediction, and determining value-enhancing capital structures and financing choices. Prerequisite(s): Full-Time-ACCT 602 Cost Accounting or equivalent and FINC 604 Managerial Finance or FINC 614 Finance and FINC 614B Advanced Financial Management. Fully Employed-FINC 655 Financial Management of the Firm.