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Financial Management

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Course Unit Code154-0513/03
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated4 ECTS credits
Type of Course Unit *Choice-compulsory
Level of Course Unit *First Cycle
Year of Study *
Semester when the Course Unit is deliveredSummer Semester
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-face
Language of InstructionEnglish
Prerequisites and Co-Requisites Course succeeds to compulsory courses of previous semester
Name of Lecturer(s)Personal IDName
CUL33doc. Ing. Miroslav Čulík, Ph.D.
Summary
The course develops selected issues of the corporate finance fundamentals; in addition, new issues and problems are studied and explained in order to support the quality of the financial decision-making. Attention is paid particularly to financial analysis, financial planning and valuation.
Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit
The aim of the course is to introduse the students in selected areas of financial decision-making.
Students will be able:
- to introduce the importance of time value of money into decision-making,
- to apply investment criterions,
- to analyze and select optimal sources for company financing,
- to propose financial plan of a firm.
Course Contents
1. Podstata a principy finančního řízení a rozhodování.
2. Přístupy a metody hodnocení finanční výkonnosti firmy.
2. Elementární metody finančních analýz.
3. Pyramidové rozklady, analýza odchylek, predikční modely.
4. Kapitálová struktura firmy, náklady kapitálu, modely pro odhad nákladu kapitálu.
6. Optimalizace kapitálové struktury.
7. Kapitálové rozpočetnictví – cíl, základní principy, fáze, klasifikace investic. Predikce peněžních toků.
8. Kritéria hodnocení investičních projektů.
9. Analýza rizikových faktorů investic. Hodnocení a výběr vzájemně vylučitelných investic.
10. Zdroje financování firmy, základní pravidla financování, klasifikace. Porovnání vybraných zdrojů financování firmy.
11. Dividendy, dividendová politika firmy.
Recommended or Required Reading
Required Reading:
COPELAND, Tom and Fred WESTON. Financial Theory and Corporate Policy. USA: Adison-Wesley Publishing Company. 2004. 1024 pp. ISBN 0321127218.
DLUHOŠOVÁ, Dana, et al. Financial Management and Decision-making of a Company. SAEI, Vol. 28. Ostrava: VSB-TU Ostrava, 2014. 259 pp. ISBN 978-80-248-3619-5.
MOYER, R.CH., R.S. MCGUIGAN, W.J. KRETLOW. Contemporary Financial Management. New York: West Publishing Company. 2002. 856 pp. ISBN 0538479167.Damodaran, A.: Corporate Finance: Theory and Practice. 2nd Edition. J. Willey and Sons, 2001.
COPELAND, Tom and Fred WESTON. Financial Theory and Corporate Policy. USA: Adison-Wesley Publishing Company. 2004. 1024 pp. ISBN 0321127218.
DLUHOŠOVÁ, Dana, et al. Financial Management and Decision-making of a Company. SAEI, Vol. 28. Ostrava: VSB-TU Ostrava, 2014. 259 pp. ISBN 978-80-248-3619-5.
MOYER, R.CH., R.S. MCGUIGAN, W.J. KRETLOW. Contemporary Financial Management. New York: West Publishing Company. 2002. 856 pp. ISBN 0538479167.Damodaran, A.: Corporate Finance: Theory and Practice. 2nd Edition. J. Willey and Sons, 2001.
Recommended Reading:
BRIGHAM, Eugene. Financial Management: Theory & Practice. New York: South-Western College Pub, 2016. 1180 pp. ISBN 130563229X.
LASHER, William. Financial Management: A Practical Approach. South-Western College, 2011. 767 pp. ISBN 0324422636.
VAN DER WIJST, Nico. Finance: A Quantitative Introduction. Cambridge University Press. 2013. 445 pp. ISBN 1107029228.
BRIGHAM, Eugene. Financial Management: Theory & Practice. New York: South-Western College Pub, 2016. 1180 pp. ISBN 130563229X.
LASHER, William. Financial Management: A Practical Approach. South-Western College, 2011. 767 pp. ISBN 0324422636.
VAN DER WIJST, Nico. Finance: A Quantitative Introduction. Cambridge University Press. 2013. 445 pp. ISBN 1107029228.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Lectures, Tutorials
Assesment methods and criteria
Tasks are not Defined