Course Catalog and Schedule

Securities Analysis (FINC-463-0)
1.00 Credit
TCE BidStats


This course counts toward the following majors: Accounting, Finance.

This course focuses on the valuation of publicly traded equity securities. The tools and techniques include fundamental analysis ("bottoms-up," firm-level, business and financial analysis), preparation of pro forma financial statements, estimation of free cash flows and application of valuation models. The firm's financial statement data constitute a major input to the valuation process. We use cases to illustrate and apply these techniques in several different settings, although this is not a "case course." The goal of the course is to provide students with a strong theoretical and applied understanding of the valuation of equity securities.

All Students: ( ( FINC-430-0 AND ( FINC-431-0 OR FINC-441-0 ) ) OR FINC-440-0 ) AND ( DECS-434-0 OR DECS-431-0 OR DECS-437-0 OR DECS-445-0 OR DECS-439-B OR DECS-440-0 ) AND ( ACCT-430-0 OR ACCT-434-0 OR ACCT-440-0 )

Download Schedule Information

Command item
Academic Year Term   Course ID Title Sec ID   Credits Syl Instructor Times Campus Location Mand 1st Exam
2014-2015 Fall 2014 FINC-463-0 Securities Analysis 81 1 Swaminathan, Bhaskaran Mon 06:30 PM - 09:30 PM Evanston Jacobs (G42) N Check syllabus and confirm final deliverable with professor.
2014-2015 Spring 2015 FINC-463-0 Securities Analysis 61 1 Vincent, Linda Tue/Fri 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Evanston Jacobs (G44) N
2014-2015 Spring 2015 FINC-463-0 Securities Analysis 81 1 Vincent, Linda Thu 06:30 PM - 09:30 PM Evanston Jacobs (166) N