Essentials of Investments with S&P card

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  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2009-09-18
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Irwin
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The market leading undergraduate investments textbook,Essentials of Investments,8e by Bodie, Kane and Marcus, emphasizes asset allocation while presenting the practical applications of investment theory. The authors have eliminated unnecessary mathematical detail and concentrate on the intuition and insights that will be useful to practitioners throughout their careers as new ideas and challenges emerge from the financial marketplace. The eighth edition has been fully updated to reflect the recent financial crisis and includes a new chapter on Hedge Funds.

Table of Contents

Elements of Investments
Investments: Background and Issues
Asset Classes and Financial Instruments
Securities Markets
Mutual Funds and Other Investment Companies
Portfolio Theory
Risk and Return: Past and Prologue
Efficient Diversification
Capital Asset Pricing and Arbitrage Pricing Theory
The Efficient Market Hypothesis
Behavioral Finance and Technical Analysis
Debt Securities
Bond Prices and Yields
Managing Bond Portfolios
Security Analysis
Macroeconomic and Industry Analysis
Equity Valuation
Financial Statement Analysis
Derivative Markets
Options Markets
Option Valuation
Futures Markets and Risk Management
Active Investment Management
Portfolio Performance Evaluation
Globalization and International Investing
Hedge Funds
Taxes, Inflation, and Investment Strategy
Investors and the Investment Process
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