40610 - Security Analysis
Professor Shane A. Corwin
Fall Semester 2015
notes will either be provided in class or made available for download
from this site. Additional Notes and Examples will be posted below
as they become avaiable.
Problems, and Textbook Supporting Materials:
the semester, I will provide example problems from the textbook that are related to the
material we cover in class. Solutions to these suggested problems will be
available below. Aswath Damodaran also provides extensive data and
information to support his textbook. This information can be
accessed at: Investment
Valuation (3rd edition) web page.
- In addition to the suggested problems from the textbook, I will assign a homework set related to each lecture topic. These homework problems will be turned in and graded and you should be prepared to discuss your solutions in class. Homework solutions will be posted below after each homework is turned in.
- Throughout the semester, we will work on a series of Case Study questions related to the valuation of Nike. Click here to download the Nike Case Study and check below for related solutions and other information necessary to complete the Nike questions.
- Exam 1 will be held on Wednesday, September 30th. Check back here to view the solutions from Exam 1.
- Exam 2
will be held on Wednesday, November 4th. Check back here to view the solutions from Exam 2.
- The Final
Exam will be held on Wednesday, December 16th from 7:30-9:30
will need a calculator and a formula sheet for all exams.
here to download sample exams and quizzes from previous semesters: Quiz 1, Quiz
2, Quiz 3, Quiz 4, Quiz
5, Midterm, and Final Exam (Taser Financials).
- Additional sample quizzes/exams: Quiz 1 (answers), Quiz 2, Quiz 3, Quiz 4, Quiz 5, Midterm Exam (answers), Final Exam (answers).
- The final version of the valuation model is due on Thursday, December 10th at 5:00 p.m.
here to download the instructions for the Valuation
- Group presentations will be held on Monday, December 7th and Wednesday, December 9th. Check back here to view the presentation schedule. You are required to attend presentations only during the session in which your group is presenting. Please note that the one-page valuation tear sheet (summary page) is due on the day of your presentation. Click here to view some example tear sheets from past semesters.
1 - Business and Industry Description (due Wednesday, September 9th).
- Assignment 2 - Bloomberg Information Collection and Financial Ratio Analysis (due Wednesday, September 23rd).
3 - Cost of Capital Analysis (due Monday, October 12th).
4 - Cash Flow Analysis (due Monday, November 9th).
5 - Growth Analysis (due Monday, November 23rd).
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