Case Studies in Finance

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  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2009-01-26
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Irwin
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Case Studies in Finance, 6e links managerial decisions to capital markets and the expectations of investors. At the core of almost all of the cases is a valuation task that requires students to look to financial markets for guidance in resolving the case problem. The focus on value helps managers understand the impact of the firm on the world around it. These cases also invite students to apply modern information technology to the analysis of managerial decisions. ..The cases may be taught in many different combinations. The eight-part sequence indicated by the table of contents relates to course designs used at the authors´┐Ż schools. Each part of the casebook suggests a concept module, with a particular orientation. .

Table of Contents

Preface Note to Student: How to Study and Discuss
Cases Ethics In Finance
Setting Some Themes
Warren E. Buffett, 2005
Bill Miller and Value Trust
Ben & Jerry's Homemade
The Battle for Value, 2004: FedEx Corp. vs. United Parcel Service, Inc.
Financial Analysis and Forecasting
The Thoughtful Forecaster
The Financial Detective, 2005
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc.
The Body Shop International PLC 2001: An Introduction to Financial Modeling
Horniman Horticulture
Kota Fibres, Ltd.
Deutsche Brauerei
Value Line Publishing: October 2002
Estimating the Cost of Capital
"Best Practices" in Estimating the Cost of Capital: Survey and Synthesis"
Nike, Inc.: Cost of Capital
Teletech Corporation, 2005
The Boeing 7E7
Capital Budgeting and Resource Allocation
The Investment Detective
Worldwide Paper Company
Target Corporation
Aurora Textile Company
Compass Records
Victoria Chemicals plc (A): The Merseyside Project
Victoria Chemicals plc (B): Merseyside and Rotterdam Projects
Euroland Foods S.A.
Star River Electronics Ltd.
Management of the Firm's Equity: Dividends, Repurchases, Initial Offerings
Gainesboro Machine Tools Corporation
JetBlue Airways IPO Valuation
TRX, Inc.: Initial Public Offering
Purinex, Inc.
Management of the Corporate Capital Structure
An Introduction to Debt Policy and Value
Structuring Coprorate Financial Policy: Diagnosis of Problems and Evaluation of Strategies
California Pizza Kitchen
The Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company: Capital Structure, Valuation, and Cost of Capital
Deluxe Corporation
Deutsche Bank Securities: Financing the Acquisition of Consolidated Supply S.A.
Analysis of Financing Tactics: Leases, Options, and Foreign Currency
Baker Adhesives
Carrefour S.A.
Primus Automation Division, 2002
MoGen, Inc.
Valuing the Enterprise: Acquisitions and Buyouts
Methods of Valuation: Mergers and Acquisitions
Arcadian Microarray Technologies, Inc.
Flinder Valves and Controls
Hershey Foods Corporation
General Mills' Acquisition of Pillsbury from Diageo PLC
The Timken Company
Palamon Captial Partners/Team System S.p.A.
Hostile Takeovers: A Primer for the Decision Maker
General Electric's Proposed Acquisition of Honeywell
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