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Course Descriptions for the Finance Department

FINA3100 - Investment Analysis I
Summer 2014

This course focuses on common stock, the stock market, stock options, and approaches to investing in the stock market and building stock portfolios. Particular emphasis is given to three competing approaches to stock investment: fundamental analysis, technical analysis and efficient market analysis. Students are introduced to portfolio theory and study various methods of modeling the risk associated with stock investment such as the capital asset pricing model and arbitrage pricing theory. Also discussed are the distribution of stock to the public, the broker-client relationship, different types of orders investors can place with their broker, short-sales of stock, investment companies, margin accounts, speculation, and hedging. Stock and option valuation models will be discussed as well as the use of stock options in portfolio insurance strategies.
Prerequisites: INFS1020, FINA3000, and STAT2110 or ASCI2010
3 Credits

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Schedule Book for All Active and Available Future Terms, Course starting with FINA3100
       
FINA3100-A Investment Analysis I
1 Seat!     Credits: 3 Days: M W F
       Location: Moon Room: Business School 118
    Time: 02:45-03:35 pm Instructor: Beaves
    Session: 1 (08/25 - 12/13/14) Term: Fall 2014
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      Prerequisites: INFS1020, FINA3000, and STAT2110 or ASCI2010
 
FINA3100-B Investment Analysis I
Full     Credits: 3 Days: T
       Location: Moon Room: Business School 106
    Time: 06:00-08:50 pm Instructor: Beaves
    Session: 1 (08/25 - 12/13/14) Term: Fall 2014
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      Prerequisites: INFS1020, FINA3000, and STAT2110 or ASCI2010
 
FINA3100-A Investment Analysis I
Full     Credits: 3 Days: T R
       Location: Moon Room:
    Time: 01:45-03:00 pm Instructor: Beaves
    Session: 1 (01/12 - 05/02/15) Term: Spring 2015
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      Prerequisites: INFS1020, FINA3000, and STAT2110 or ASCI2010 or MGMT2100
 
FINA3100-B Investment Analysis I
9 Seats     Credits: 3 Days: W
       Location: Moon Room:
    Time: 06:00-08:50 pm Instructor: Beaves
    Session: 1 (01/12 - 05/02/15) Term: Spring 2015
            More Info!
      Prerequisites: INFS1020, FINA3000, and STAT2110 or ASCI2010 or MGMT2100
 

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