FIN 419 (Finance for Decision Making)
Week 4 DQ 1
What is investment banking? How would the investment banker assist an organization in going public? As a CFO, what information would you need to select an investment banker?
Week 4 DQ 2
What is the difference between operating and financial leverage? What is the importance of assessing operating vs. financial leverage?
Week 4 DQ 3
What are the risks of having an excessive amount of financial leverage in an organization?
What is the degree of total leverage?
Week 4 DQ 4
What is EBIT-EPS analysis? What is the indifference curve? How is risk factored into the EBIT-EPS analysis? What are the “basic short comings” of EBIT’s analyses?
Week 4 Assignments:
Week 4 – Assignments from the Readings, Chapter 14: Problem 14.9, Problem 14.16, Problem 15.9, Problem 14.9, Problem 14.16, Problem 15.9
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