Financial Evaluation and Strategy: Corporate Finance

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The Improving Business Finances and Operations Specialization will be discontinued in January 2016. Learners who wish to earn a Specialization Certificate must pass all courses by December 31, 2015, and complete the Capstone Project in January 2016. If you do not anticipate completing the Specialization within this time frame, please do not purchase the full access option. Learn how to use key finance principles to understand and measure business success and to identify and promote true value creation.

Learn how to use accounting information to form key financial ratios to measure a company’s financial health,  and to manage a company's short-term and long-term liquidity needs. Also learn how to use valuation techniques to make sound business investment and acquisition decisions. Finally, learn how to incorporate risk and uncertainty into investment decisions, and how to evaluate the performance of existing investments.

Syllabus

This course will be broken up into 4 weekly modules covering the following topics:

Week 1: Objectives of the Corporation; Financial Analysis & Financial Ratios

Week 2: Financial Planning Models

Week 3: Making Investment Decisions

Week 4: Mergers and Acquisitions, Risk, and Performance Evaluation

Recommended Background

Accounting: Basic understanding of financial statements—the income statement, the balance sheet, and the cash flow statement—is required. Ideally you will have taken Managerial Accounting in this Specialization.

Statistics: Some understanding of probabilities, averages, and standard deviation. Regression analysis is also useful, though not required.

Mathematics: Basic algebra is sufficient.

Finance: Ideally you will have taken Financial Evaluation and Strategy: Investments in this Specialization. We will assume some knowledge of how financial markets work, valuation of securities, and the CAPM (capital asset pricing model).

Suggested Readings

The course will include readings from the freely available textbook: Ivo Welch, Corporate Finance: 3rd Edition, 2014.

Course Format

Each week will include readings, video lectures, and quizzes.

FAQ

How does this course fit into the Improving Business Finances and Operations Specialization?

This is the fourth course in the track.



Illinois is a world leader in research, teaching, and public engagement, distinguished by the breadth of our programs, broad academic excellence, and internationally renowned faculty.

会期:
  • 2015年9月18日, 4 星期
介绍:
  • 免费:
  • 收费:
  • 证书:
  • MOOC:
  • 视频讲座:
  • 音频讲座:
  • Email-课程:
  • 语言: 英语 Gb

反馈

目前这个课程还没有反馈。您想要留第一个反馈吗?

请注册, 为了写反馈

Show?id=n3eliycplgk&bids=695438
NVIDIA
还有这个题目的:
717db568-6f7d-4a41-bf1a-e3b498a5b511-3c2350f024a7.small Long-term Financial Management
Learn what it takes to hold a company’s financial future in your hands...
60189_c44d_15 Financial Modeling Training Course
This CFA Approved training covers core areas of Investment Banking including...
342524_0aaa_2 IPO Evaluation & Modeling - Udemy
​This course on IPO of Wonderla will help you to carry out the IPO Evaluation...
367120_9422_2 Risk Analysis - Analyzing Corporate Risks - Udemy
This course on risk analysis proposes to explain all about corporate risks...
Valutation_tvm Principles of Valuation: Time Value of Money
This course is an introduction to time value of money and decision-making and...
还有标题«商务与管理»:
Regular_a6267bb6-a93d-4bb3-b748-f8feb55ed5ba Improve Your Intercultural Competence
Develop the attitudes, skills and knowledge required to thrive in diverse...
Regular_7296f5b2-5629-4f35-883c-1cc8da8c9856 German at Work Post-Beginners 2: Deutsch am Arbeitsplatz
Develop your understanding of the German language and consolidate your communication...
Regular_4da70f2b-c984-4fce-b17f-6f510bc2a3af German at Work Intermediate 2: Deutsch am Arbeitsplatz
Develop your understanding of the German language and consolidate your communication...
Regular_b6edc0a8-01db-4a4b-9423-e991d515c9df Understanding Fashion: From Business to Culture
Explore the two inseparable aspects of fashion: commerce and culture.
Regular_fa284db2-d323-432d-8930-3ef8addefcb4 How to Succeed at: Writing Applications
This free three week course will help you produce a perfect CV, application...
还有Coursera:
Success-from-the-start-2 First Year Teaching (Secondary Grades) - Success from the Start
Success with your students starts on Day 1. Learn from NTC's 25 years developing...
New-york-city-78181 Understanding 9/11: Why Did al Qai’da Attack America?
This course will explore the forces that led to the 9/11 attacks and the policies...
Small-icon.hover Aboriginal Worldviews and Education
This course will explore indigenous ways of knowing and how this knowledge can...
Ac-logo Analytic Combinatorics
Analytic Combinatorics teaches a calculus that enables precise quantitative...
Talk_bubble_fin2 Accountable Talk®: Conversation that Works
Designed for teachers and learners in every setting - in school and out, in...

© 2013-2019