Walsh Catalog 2021-2022

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FIN 425 FINANCIAL MODELING

This course provides an opportunity for undergraduate finance majors to develop practical financial modeling skills using computer software applications. Students will construct and utilize a variety of spreadsheets emphasizing specific, real-world problem solving. Financial modeling will be used for financial forecasting, sensitivity and simulation analysis, building pro forma financial statements, ratio analysis, breakeven analysis, debt and equity valuation, calculating the cost of capital, analyzing projects using discounted cash flow techniques, and capital budgeting. It is anticipated that students will be able to adapt these models to meet the needs of the workplace.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

FIN 406 and QM 301, FIN 403 (FIN 403 recommended)

Distribution

FINANCE