List of Cases List of Accounting Clinics 1 Introduction to Investing and Valuation 2 Introduction to the Financial Statements Part One Financial Statements and Valuation 3 How Financial Statements Are Used in Valuation 4 Cash Accounting, Accrual Accounting, and Discounted Cash Flow Valuation 5 Accrual Accounting and Valuation: Pricing Book Values 6 Accrual Accounting and Valuation: Pricing Earnings Part Two The Analysis of Financial Statements 7 Viewing the Business Through the Financial Statements 8 The Analysis of the Statement of Shareholders' Equity 9 The Analysis of the Balance Sheet and Income Statement 10 The Analysis of the Cash Flow Statement 11 The Analysis of Profitability 12 The Analysis of Growth and Sustainable Earnings Part Three Forecasting and Valuation Analysis 13 The Value of Operations and the Evaluation of Enterprise Price-to-Book Ratios and Price-Earnings Ratios 14 Anchoring on the Financial Statements: Simple Forecasting and Simple Valuation 15 Full-Information Forecasting, Valuation, and Business Strategy Analysis Part Four Accounting Analysis and Valuation 16 Creating Accounting Value and Economic Value 17 Analysis of the Quality of Financial Statements Part Five The Analysis of Risk and Return 18 The Analysis of Equity Risk and Return 19 The Analysis of Credit Risk and Return Appendix A Summary of Formulas Index
The George O. May Professor and the Morgan Stanley Research Scholar in the Graduate School of Business, Columbia University. He also serves as co-director of Columbia's Center for Excellence in Accounting and Security Analysis. Prior to his appointment at Columbia in 1999, Stephen Penman was the L.H. Penny Professor in the Walter A. Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley. From 1990-95 he served a Chairman of the Professional Accounting Program and Chairman of the Accounting Faculty at Berkeley. He also initiated and chaired Berkeley's Annual Conference on Financial Reporting. He has served as a Visiting Professor at Columbia University and the London Business School of Economic. Professor Penman received a first-class honors degree in Commerce from the University of Queensland, Australia, and M.B.A. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Chicago.