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FIRE 610. Financial Modeling and Analysis. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisite: FIRE 520. The emphasis of this course will be to transition from financial theory to financial modeling using empirical data. The course will cover the following areas relating to financial modeling: asset returns and risk, portfolio theory, capital asset pricing model, stock valuation, option valuation, bond valuation and interest rate risk, and value at risk. The course will also introduce students to logical thinking and applicable programming languages.

Business, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in real estate

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Health Administration, Master of (M.H.A.)

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