FIN 352: Investments I  -   Professor Dow
    Part IV. Stock Valuation and Fundamental Analysis

 

Topic  12. Company Analysis

 

 

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There are a number of different ways to evaluate companies.

You want to evaluate their place in the macroeconomy (chapter 13)
And the industry (chapter 14)

We don’t cover these chapters because on little chapter on those subjects won’t help very much.  since you could spend an entire course on those issues (and there are courses at CSUN that do)

This chapter focuses on interpreting financial statements and

Readings on stock screens
+ related links
MSN Stock Screener
Morningstar Stock Screener
MSN Premade Stock Screens
Yahoo Stock Screener

Readings on financial statements

SEC guide
http://www.sec.gov/investor/pubs/begfinstmtguide.htm

StudyFInance http://www.studyfinance.com/lessons/finstmt/index.mv

http://www.studyfinance.com/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Financial_ratio

http://www.netmba.com/finance/statements/common-size/
http://www.netmba.com/finance/financial/ratios/

http://www.investopedia.com/university/ratios/