Assignment Teams 1 8 should prepare the Grand Metropolitan PLC case for

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Assignment: Teams 1-8 should prepare the “Grand Metropolitan PLC” case for presentation and in-class discussion. Presentation by Case Teams 1 and 2. Electronic copies of the case write-ups and summaries must be posted by 8:00 a.m. on the day of the class. Hardcopies (already stapled) of the case write-ups and summaries are due at the start of the class. Full case write-ups by Case Teams 1 and 2. Case summary write-ups by all other teams (1-8).
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FIN 4414 – Syllabus – Sections 2761 & 2762 – 2012 Fall Term Page 14 of 32 Pages WEEK 6 Monday – September 24 Video: Money, Power, and Wall Street - Hours 3 & 4 Wednesday – September 26 Case: “Boeing 777”, Dena Gollish and Robert F. Bruner, Darden Graduate School of Business Administration Case #UVA-F-1017, University of Virginia, Revised 11/97, 26 Pages. Starter What is the appropriate required rate of return against which to evaluate the Questions: prospective IRRs from the Boeing 777? Which beta did you use? Why? When you used the capital-asset pricing model (CAPM), which risk premium and risk-free rate did you use? Why? Which capital-structure weights did you use? Why? Judged against your WACC, how attractive is the Boeing 777 project? Under what circumstances is this project economically attractive? What does a sensitivity analysis (either the analysis presented in the case or another that you have done on your own) reveal about the nature of Boeing's gamble on the 777? Should Boeing have launched the 777 in October 1990? Assignment: Teams 1-8 should prepare the “Boeing 777” case for presentation and in-class discussion. Presentation by Case Teams 3 and 4. Electronic copies of the case write-ups and summaries must be posted by 8:00 a.m. on the day of the class. Hardcopies (already stapled) of the case write-ups and summaries are due at the start of the class. Full case write-ups by Case Teams 3 and 4. Case summary write-ups by all other teams (1-8). WEEK 7 Monday – October 1 Textbook: Chapter 8 - Financial Options and Applications in Corporate Finance Web Extension: The Binomial Approach Chapter 25 - Real Options Web Extension: The Abandonment Real Option Web Extension: Risk-Neutral Valuation Assignment: Read the chapter and web extensions, and review the lecture slides (see Sakai, Week 7) before coming to class.
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FIN 4414 – Syllabus – Sections 2761 & 2762 – 2012 Fall Term Page 15 of 32 Pages Wednesday – October 3 Case: “Glaxo Italia S.p.A.: The Zinnat Marketing Decision”, Robert F. Bruner, Darden Graduate School of Business Administration Case #UVA-F-1014, University of Virginia, Revised 01/98, 22 Pages. Case File: Case - Glaxo Italia.xls Case - Glaxo Interest Rate Parity.ppt Starter What are the relative advantages and disadvantages of co-marketing arrangements Questions: versus direct sales? Why is Glaxo considering co-marketing for its new Zinnat antibiotic?
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