Financial Management

This course involves the development and application of theoretical and empirical principles for financing a business concern's assets so as to maximize the value of ownership interest. Emphasis will be placed on the application and interpretation of analytical techniques for financial evaluation of investment opportunities. Topics covered include financial statement analysis, the time value of money, sources of money and capital market financing, asset and liability valuation, risk adjusted rates of return, capital budgeting, the effects of capital structure on the firm's cost of capital, and the effects of financial leverage on the viability of the firm and the return on owner equity. The course provides the student with the knowledge and skills to evaluate alternate investment and financing options.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credit hours: 3
Lecture hours: 3

Last updated: 02/28/2020