Fundamentals of financial management / Eugene F. Brigham, Joel F. Houston.

Brigham, Eugene F., 1930-

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                    PREFACE Vii


PART I	INTRODUCTION To FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT I
CHAPTER I       	An Overview of Financial Management 2
CHAPTER 2	Financial Statements, Cash Flow, and Taxes 30
CHAPTER 3	Analysis of Financial Statements 68
CHAPTER 4	The Financial Environment: Markets. Institutions, and Interest Rates 108

PART II	FUNDAMENTAL CONCEPTS IN FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT 152
CHAPTER 5	Risk and Rates of Return 154
	                Appendix 5A Calculating Beta Coefficients 199
CHAPTER 6	Time Value of Money 204
	                Appendix 6A Continuous Compounding and Discounting 250

PART III	FINANCIAL ANALYSIS 252
CHAPTER 7	Bonds and Their Valuation 254
                	Appendix 7A Zero Coupon Bonds 293
                	Appendix 7B Bankruptcy and Reorganization 297
CHAPTER 8	Stocks and Their Valuation 306

PART IV	INVESTING IN LONG-TERM ASSETS: CAPITAL BUDGETING 348
CHAPTER 9	The Cost of Capital 350
CHAPTER 10	The Basics of Capital Budgeting 386
CHAPTER 11	Cash Flow Estimation and Other Topics in Capital Budgeting 422
                	Appendix 11A Depreciation 448
                	Appendix 11B Refunding Operations 452
CHAPTER 12	Risk Analysis and the Optimal Capital Budget 458

PART V	CAPITAL STRUCTURE AND DIVIDEND POLICY 488
CHAPTER 13	Capital Structure and Leverage 490
                        Appendix 13A Degree of Leverage 534
CHAPTER 14	Dividend Policy 540

PART   VI	FINANCIAL PLANNING AND WORKING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT 580
CHAPTER 15	Financial Forecasting 582
CHAPTER 16	Managing Current Assets 612
                	Appendix 16A The Cash Conversion Cycle 656
CHAPTER 17	Financing Current Assets 660
                	Appendix 17A Secured Short-Term Financing 691



PART VII

CHAPTER 18       SPECIAL TOPICS IN  FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT 698                                                        
CHAPTER 19       Multinational Financial Management 700                                                             
CHAPTER 20       Derivatives and Risk Management 734                                                                
CHAPTER 21       Hybrid Financing: Preferred Stock, Leasing, Warrants, and Convertibles 766                         
                        Mergers, LBOS, Divestitures, and Holding Companie.,i 800                                           
                                   
APPENDIXES

APPENDIX A      Mathematical Tables 839
APPENDIX B      Solutions to Self-Test Problems 849
APPENDIX C      Answers to End-of-Chapter Problems 876
APPENDIX D      Selected Equations and Data 883

          Index 891