Corporate Finance 1
Aims of the course
The role of corporate finance, the goal of the firm, stakeholders.Time value of money.
Valuation of stocks and bonds. Risk and return, the CAPM. Capital budgeting: cash flow estimation, cost of capital, risk. Financial decisions: capital structure, leverage, payout policy. Long-term financing decisions: common stock, long-term debt, lease and preferred stock financing.Working capital: working capital policy and financing, cash cycle, cash and marketable securities, inventory, accounts receivable, accounts payable, short-term financing.