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FINA3100-A Investment Analysis I    (Spring 2003)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor
Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (01/13/2003 - 05/03/2003)

Days: M W F

Time: 12:30 - 01:20 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Hale Center 202

Seats Available: 6 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

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: INFS1010 (CI212), STAT2110 (QS211) and ASCI2010 (AS210) or FINA3000 (FN300)).

About The Instructor

Zane Dennick-Ream, M.B.A.

Assistant Professor of Finance
Finance


ream@rmu.edu
412-397-6353 phone
412-397-2217 fax
Massey Hall 118
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