Handbook of financial analysis, forecasting, and modeling / Jae K. Shim, Joel G. Siegel

Author(s): Shim, Jae K
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Subjects: Corporations--Finance
Corporations--Finance--Mathematical models
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 2nd ed
Published: Paramus, NJ : Prentice Hall Press, c2001
LC Classification: H, HG
Table of Contents: What This Book Will Do for You
A Word from the Authors
Pt. I. Financial Analysis 1
1. How to Use Break-even, Operating Leverage, and Contribution Margin 3
2. Applying Discounting and Compounding Analysis Techniques 23
3. How Evaluating Capital Investment Proposals Leads to Sound Decision Making 41
4. How to Analyze Financial Position 67
5. Techniques for Analyzing Operating Performance 95
6. How to Analyze the Financial Structure of the Firm 105
7. Using Variance Analysis as a Financial Tool 121
Pt. II. Evaluating Assets, Liabilities, and Potential Acquisitions 133
8. How to Evaluate Business Segments 135
9. Tools and Techniques for Analyzing Cash, Accounts Receivable, and Inventory 153
10. Portfolio Investment Analysis Information You Need 173
11. How to Finance the Business 205
12. Techniques for Analyzing Mergers and Acquisitions 219
Pt. III. Financial Forecasting 237
13. Forecasting and Financial Planning as Management Tools 239
14. Forecasting Methods for Financial Planning 249
15. How to Forecast with Regression and Markov Methods 265
16. Financial Forecasting, Planning, and Budgeting Techniques 303
17. How to Forecast Cash Inflows for Budgeting 331
Pt. IV. Financial Modeling 345
18. Using Corporate Planning Models 347
19. Financial Modeling - Simulation 363
20. Techniques to Use to Develop Optimal Budgets 379
21. How to Use Spreadsheet and Financial Modeling Languages 391
22. How to Use and Apply Management Games for Executive Training 421
23. Corporate Valuations 435
24. Security Valuation 455
25. Forensic Accounting 465
App. Budgeting, Financial Analysis, and Optimization Software 487
App. Forecasting and Statistical Software 492
Index 499
Additional Authors: Siegel, Joel G
Notes: LCCN: 00049168
ISBN: 0735202087
Includes index
System requirements: Intel 486 or higher; 16 MB RAM or higher (32 MB recommended); VGA/SVGA monitor; Windows 95/98/NT. Macintosh OS 7.0 or higher; Microsoft Word 6.0/95 or higher; Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0 (included in package)
Physical Description: xxi, 506 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
OCLC Number: 45100309
ISBN/ISSN: 0735202087

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