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Columbia University Saturday Seminar
Columbia Intro to Finance
Fordham Fin. Modeling
SHU BFIN 4234/7331 Derivatives
SHU ECO 2408 Money and Banking
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Syllabus

Spring 2024 Syllabus

Professor's Inbox
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Processor's Email

Class Info/time

Wednesdays

6:30pm-8:45pm



Zoom Link

Zoom Link

Active Learning
(access to Assignments):

Set-up Active Learning and obtain Text Book

Professor's Biography

Professor's Biography

Office Hours/Remote
(9:00-5pm)

Make an Appointment Link

Wednesdays

6:30pm-8:45 pm

KE-317

 




Jan 17 Lecture via zoom 

Jan 24 

Jan 31

Feb 7

Feb 14, 21

Feb 28

Mar 6

Mar 13

Lecture via Zoom

Mar 20

Mar 27

Apr 3

Apr 10-17

Apr 24

May 1
on-line
via Active Learning

 

INVESTMENTS

(PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT)

 

CREDIT ANALYSIS
(LBO, M&A ANALYSIS) 

Assigned Chapters

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Link to purchase textbook/active learning

Intro Part 1 - Portfolio Management

Chapter #1

Chapter #2-3

Chapter #3-4

In-Class Financial Modelling
(Portfolio of Stocks)

Project I - Description

Zeus Stock Portfolio Analysis

Project I Worksheet

Yahoo Finance Link

MIDTERM EXAM REVIEW
Chapters
#1-4

Midterm Exam Review Financial Modelling

 

DISCUSSION ON MIDTERM EXAMS AND PROJECT I

Intro Part IV - Company Specific Analysis
 
Chapter #15

Chapter #15
16 (Partial)

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Chapter #9

CASE STUDY #6: Alexandria Hotel LBO

Case Study #6: Alexandria Hotel Template

In-Class Financial Modelling
(LBO Model)

Project II: Public to Private LBO

Spirit Air Hypothetical LBO

Public to Private LBO Case Study Answers PDF

Spirit Airlines @ Yahoo Finance

EXAM REVIEW

Final Exam Review Questions Outline

 

Assigned Lectures & Class Presentations

 

Introduction to Finance Lecture 0

Lecture 1: Time Value of Money

Lecture 2 Risk, Return, Correlation

Lecture 3 Beta Coefficient, Regression Analysis

Lecture 3b Sharpe Ratios, CAPM, Alpha

       

Lecture 4a Prsentation

Lecture 4b Presentation

   

Lecture 5 - Valuation of Public Companies

Project Description and Assigned Companies

Hyatt Financial Analysis and Valuation

Chapter 17 Valuation Analysis - Public Companies

 

Zoom Recordings

Zoom Recording 1/17

 

Zoom Recording 1/31

Zoom Recording 2/7

Zoom Recording 2/21

Zoom Recording 2/28 - Exam Review

   

Zoom Recording 3/20

Zoom Recording 4/3

     

Lecture Videos

Portfolio Management (Chapter 1-4)

                 

Assigned Spreadsheets

 

TVM Template

Risk, Return & TVM

Coveriance, Correlation & Eff. Frontiers

Betas and Regression Analysis

Sharpe Ratios and CAPM

       

CASE STUDY #1: Celerity Technology Cash Flow and Ratios

       

EXAMS

           

MIDTERM EXAM
(Via Actve Learning)

         

FINAL EXAM
(Via Actve Learning)

Homework Assignments

(Via Active Learning)

Poroject Assignments

     

Due Chapter 1a

Due Chapter 1b (due 2/14)

Due Chapter 2 (Due 2/21)

Due Chapters 3, 4

     

Project I Due Saturday April 6 11:59pm (Portfolio of Stocks)

Due Chapters 15

 

Project II Due (LBO)

Spreadsheet Templates
(homework/assignments/exams) 
Available on Active Learning
 

   

Chapter 1 - TVM Homework

Ch. I Hwk Part A (1-27) Template

Chapter 1b - Risk and Return Homework

Ch. I Hwk Part B (1-10) Template

Chapter 2 Excel Homework Template

Chapter 3 Excel Spreadsheets

Chapter 4 Excel Templates

         

Chapter 15 Excel Template

Chapter 16 Excel Template

 

Project Assignment

               

Final Project I Description - Stock Portfolio

Zeus Stock Portfolio Analysis (PDF)

Yahoo Finance

       

Relevant Articles/Links

                 

Chapter 15 practice template