FINA4327 Principles of Investments

Course Description

Survey of financial investment decision-making.  History of financial markets and implications for modern investors.  Basic principles of security valuation. Analysis of time series of asset class returns for the purpose of estimating risk and expected return, introduction to principles of modern portfolio theory, including the efficient market hypothesis, and behavioral finance.   Prerequisite(s): FINA 3320 with a “C” or better.