61.735 Portfolio Investment and Security Analysis

Portfolio Investment and Security Analysis

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 6416
Status Active

This course develops investment theory as applicable to portfolio management and securities selection. Topics covered include identification of investor goals, identification of investment opportunities in real and financial assets under volatile capital market conditions as well as analysis and decision making under conditions of certainty and uncertainty. Related concepts include technical analysis and fundamental analysis, pyramid approach to investing, changing risk and return through asset allocation and portfolio formation, valuation of basic securities and rebalancing of portfolios.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Req: 60.501, 61.501, 62.501, 63.501, 66.501 Organizational Behavior, & 66.511.