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Canadian-only ProductPrinciples of Corporate Finance, Second Canadian Edition, 2nd Edition

By Lawrence J. Gitman, Sean M. Hennessey

Published by Pearson Canada

Published Date: Jun 15, 2007


The Corporate Edition of Gitman's “Principles of Managerial Finance” combines greater depth and breadth of financial topics with the author's proven learning system. Gitman's learning system makes it easy for students to understand and fully appreciate the key concepts, tools, and techniques needed for astute financial decision making in today's competitive business arena. The text's organization conceptually links a firm's actions to its value as determined in the securities markets. Each major decision area is presented in terms of both risk and return factors and their potential impact on the owners' wealth, as reflected by share value. With a reliable and consistent framework, the text defines learning goals at the start of each chapter and incorporates a diverse group of pedagogical aids while using real-world examples and exercises to foster students' comprehension of both theory and practice.

Table of Contents


Part 1 Introduction to Corporate Finance

Ch. 1: Overview of Corporate Finance

Ch. 2: Financial Statements, Cash Flows, and Taxes

Part 2 Financial Analysis and Planning

Ch. 3: Financial Statement Analysis

Ch. 4: Financial Planning and Forecasting

Part 3 Important Financial Concepts

Ch. 5: Financial Markets, Institutions, and Securities

Ch. 6: Time Value of Money

Ch. 7: Risk and Return

Ch. 8: Valuation of Financial Securities

Part 4 Long-Term Financial Decisions

Ch. 9: The Cost of Capital

Ch. 10: Leverage and Capital Structure

Ch. 11: Dividend Policy

Part 5 Long-Term Investment Decisions

Ch. 12: Capital Budgeting: Principles and Techniques

Ch. 13: Dealing with Project Risk and Other Topics in Capital Budgeting

Part 6 Working Capital Management

Ch. 14: Working Capital and Management of Current Assets

Ch. 15: Management of Current Liabilities

Part 7 Special Topics in Corporate Finance

Ch. 16: Lease Financing: Concepts and Techniques

Ch. 17: Corporate Securities, Derivatives, and Swaps

Ch. 18: Mergers and Acquisitions, and Business Failure

Ch. 19: International Corporate Finance


Appendix A: Financial Tables



Student CD-ROM

Appendix B: Solutions to Self-Test Problems

Appendix C: Answers to Selected End-of-Chapter Problems

Chapter Cases

Integrative Cases

Spreadsheet Applications 


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ISBN-10: 0-321-45293-3

ISBN-13: 978-0-321-45293-1

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