This course will teach you the fundamentals of investing, understanding securities markets, valuation of stocks, and aggregate stock market analysis. Students will learn how to establish valuation on a variety of companies and will understand the analysis that goes into investing in the stock market. You will learn a variety of investment strategies and valuation techniques as well as how to strategically research companies to add to a portfolio. The course will incorporate both concepts in economics and finance alike, utilizing research of a company’s balance sheet, income statement and cash flows to understand how to value a company based on revenue and earnings growth, as well as assets and liabilities.
After this course you will have a strong understanding of security values, and be able to perform financial analysis on a company and utilize the foundation you learn to make informed decisions about the financial markets to build your own investment strategy for the future.
There will be required presentations.
Applies Towards the Following Certificates
- Strategic Business : Core Courses