Investment fundamentals. Objective is to provide background for intelligent and rational investment decisions using the risk-return tradeoff. Topics include: sources of financial information; operation of financial markets (including options and futures); and analysis of common and preferred stocks, government and corporate bonds, money market securities, mutual funds and other financial instruments. Falls and Springs. Prerequisite(s): BU 3210.
*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.