Financial Services and Information Technology Lab Using Bloomberg, find the bond of Centex Corp. which matured on May 1, 2016 and answer the following questions (20p) 4.1. What was the ticker? 4.2.What was the CUSIP Number ? 4.3.What was the Issue Price? 4.4.What type of bond was it? 4.5. What Bloomberg function do we use […]
Imagine you have just been hired as the Treasurer and CFO of a new company which has customers in 50 states and is a spin-off from an existing larger company, and as a result of this separation, you need to build a cash management infrastructure from scratch. Based on what you’ve read this week and […]
Recently there has been a lot of concern about rising inflation in US. Identify potential sources for this problem, its impact on businesses and remediation steps being taken by regulators/policy makers. In discussing these points make sure to present both sides of the arguments.
Finance Internet Topics Provide the article title and author for any article you read. Remember the aim of this assignment is to acquaint you with some sources of information available on the Internet. 1. Federal Reserve’s Balance Sheet: Go to www.federalreserve.gov/releases/h41/current/h41.pdf to see a recent balance sheet statement for the Federal Reserve System. (a) During […]
Finance Case Study: “Ocean Carriers” Read my detailed instructions below before attempting the case assignment. Your analysis must address the following specific questions: 1. What factors drive average daily hire rates? Do you expect daily spot hire rates to increase or decrease in the next 2 to 3 years? 2. Based on the projections provided […]
Walmart (WMT) https://finance.yahoo.com/quote/WMT?p=WMT&.tsrc=fin-srch Home Depot (HD) https://finance.yahoo.com/quote/HD?p=HD&.tsrc=fin-srch You may access the following financial websites: Yahoo Finance https://finance.yahoo.com/quote/WMT/ CNN Business https://money.cnn.com/quote/financials/financials.html?symb=WMT Gurufocus https://www.gurufocus.com/stock/WMT/summary Requirements: Need to calculate Weighted Average Cost of Capital (WACC) for both the above stocks In Yahoo finance for the stock in reference, go to “Financials” in the menu options, and then “Balance […]
financial markets Write out an equation for the nominal interest rate on any security. Distinguish between the real risk-free rate of interest, r*, and the nominal, or quoted, risk-free rate of interest, r RF. How do investors deal with inflation when they determine interest rates in the financial markets? Does the interest rate on a […]
Write part 2 as though you are the manager of the Sales dept. at the present company. You are writing about what impact the new company will have on the Sales department or how the Sales dept could incorporate the new company or its inventory into your overall sales strategy. We already have averages over […]
FINANCE Mercury Athletic Footwear Assumptions and Questions 1. Is Mercury an appropriate target for AGI? Why or why not? 2. Review the projections formulated by Liedtke. Are they appropriate? How would you recommend modifying them? 3. Estimate the value of Mercury using a discounted cash flow approach and Liedtke’s base case projections. Be prepared to […]
Identify one (or more) sectors in US economy (e.g. banking/technology/materials etc.) that you think are over-valued and are either going through market adjustment or likely to see a market adjustment soon? Support your choice with arguments and evidence that can be verified.