Industry Analysis" Please respond to the following:
e-Activity, examine each industry’s price-earnings ratio and dividend yield.
Determine whether or not the differences make sense in light of their different
stages in the industry life cycle. Support your position.
eActivity - Go to
Yahoo! Finance’s Website and review the price/book ratios for Medical
Instruments and Supplies (http://biz.yahoo.com/ic/520.html)
and for Electric Utilities (http://biz.yahoo.com/ic/911.html).
Be prepared to discuss.
Choose an industry in
which you are interested, and predict its performance within the next three
years. Provide support for your prediction.
"Equity Valuation" Please
respond to the following:
circumstances which are best suited for the dividend discount model versus the
free cashflow model to value a firm. Provide an example of each.
Create an argument
for using the multistage dividend discount model for equity valuation. Provide
support for your argument.
"Stock Valuation and
Risk" Please respond to the following:
From the first
e-Activity, identify your chosen stock and then decide if it is fairly valued.
Share how you reached your conclusion.
First EActivity Week 6 e-Activities
Internet to find a stock of your choice
to determine if the stock is fairly valued. Be prepared to discuss.
Take a position on
the following: The media and / or government officials influence an investor’s
risk tolerance. Provide an example or evidence to support your position.
Markets" Please respond to the following:
Identify the most
important risk in investing in the financial futures market. Recommend one
strategy to manage the risk.
From the second
e-Activity, identify a client (or type of client) who would benefit from
purchasing a futures market for a specific commodity. Support your response
with evidence or an example.
Second EActivity Research the Internet
for activity on a specific commodity futures market covering a 12-month time
period. Be prepared to discuss.