Case Studies in Finance : Managing for Corporate Value Creation

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1998-08-31
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Irwin
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The primary market for this book is the case course in finance which is generally taught to undergraduate finance majors as a capstone course and to graduate students in a first or second finance course.

Table of Contents

Preface: Note to the Student: How to Study and Discuss Cases

Part I: Case

1. Warren E. Buffett, 1995

2. The Fidelity Magellan Fund, 1995

3. Jeanne Mockard, at Putnam Investments

4. The Battle for Value: Federal Express Corporation vs. United Parcel Service of America Inc.

Part II: Financial Analysis and Forecasting

5. The Financial Detective, 1996

6. Oracle Systems Corp.

7. The Body Shop International PLC: An Introduction to Financial Modeling

8. Padgett Paper Products Co.

9. Sengupta Fibres LTD

10. Bayern Brauerei

11. Merrill Electronics (A)

Part III: Estimating the Cost of Capital

12. Best Practices in Estimating the Cost of Capital: Survey and Synthesis

13. Grand Metropolitan PLC

14. The Boeing 777

15. Teletech Corporation, 1996

Part IV: Capital Budgeting and Resource Allocation

16. The Investment Detective

17. Vesuvio Fonderia SpA

18. Empirical Chemicals LTD (A)

19. Empirical Chemicals LTD (B)

20. Glaxo Italia SpA: The Zinnat Marketing Decision

21. Pan-Europa Foods, S.A.

22. Astral Records N.A.:

PartV: Management of Shareholders' Equity

23. Northboro Maching Tools Corporation

24. Donaldson Lufkin, Jenrette, 1995

25. British Aerospace PLC (A)

Part VI: Management of the Corporate Capital Structure

26. Introduction to Debt Policy and Value

27. MCI Communications Corp: Capital Structure Theory

28. Polaroid Corporation, 1996

29. Rosario Acero S.A.

30. Planet Copias & Imagem

Part VII: Analysis of Financing Tactics: Leases, Options and Foreign Currency

31. Merton Electronics

32. Burlington Northern Railroad Company: Equipment Leasing

33. Boston Chicken 4 1/2% Convertible Subordinated Debentures

34. Bank of Tokyo

35. General Motors:`99 Equity Financing

Part VIII: Valuing the Enterpeise: Acquisitions, Buyouts, Restructurings, and Projects

36. Rock Mountain Advanced Genome

37. McCaw Cellular: ATT/McCaw Merger Negotiation

38. Euro Disneyland S.C.A.: The Project Financing

39. Calaveras Vineyards

40. Mirth Press, Inc.

41. Medimedia International LTD.

42. Caledonian Newspapers

43. AB Volvo/Regie Nationale DES: Usines Renault S.A.

44. Rhone-Poulenc Rorer

Part IX: Cross-Border Investments into Emerging Markets

45. Procter & Gamble Company: Mexico 1991

46. Paginas Amarelas

47. Continental Cablevision/Fintelco Joint Venture

48. Westmoreland Energy Inc.-Power Project at Zhangze China

49. Government of Euroslavia: GM-Euroslavia Joint Venture Investment Simulation

Part X: Setting Corporate Financial Policy

50. Technical Note: Structuring Corporate Financial Policy

51. The Home Depot, Inc.

52. United Telecommunications, Inc.

53. Rhone-Poulenc S.A.

54. Massive Power Design Corp.

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