Week 5 Discussion Define the most important capital budgeting techniques. Nam

  
Week 5 Discussion
Define the most important capital budgeting techniques. Name at least two capital budgeting techniques (for example, NPV, IRR, Payback Period, et cetera) and describe how they are used to arrive at investment decisions.
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Week 6 Discussion
What are the components of the WACC? How is this rate used by a company?  Provided at least 2 examples.
Further, what would cause a company to have a high/lower WACC? Does the type of industry influence the WACC? Provide some examples (at least 2) of factors that would contribute to a high WACC.

Assessment Description – Pick a company/organization then answer the 4 questions

Assessment Description – Pick a company/organization then answer the 4 questions in chapter 7 as they would impact/relate to the selected company/organization.
The purpose of this assignment is to explain core concepts related to stocks and to analyze the ethical implications of decisions and promote ethical standards within organizations.
Read the Chapter 7 Mini Case in Financial Management: Theory and Practice. Using complete sentences and academic vocabulary, please answer questions a through d.
Using the mini case information, write a 250-500 word report presenting potential ethical issues that may arise from expanding into other related fields. In your discussion, proactively strategize about possible expansion by explaining opportunities to promote ethical standards within your organization.
While APA style is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and documentation of sources should be presented using APA formatting guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

Final Capstone Paper Project (Due by Friday 11:59 p.m. in Unit 7) Write a capsto

Final Capstone Paper Project (Due by Friday 11:59 p.m. in Unit 7) Write a capstone paper that includes the unit writing assignments from the entire course. When designing this paper, be sure that each of the following sections is illustrated on its own separate page from the general context: Abstract, Acknowledgements, Tables and Figures, References and Appendix. The length of the Final Capstone Paper is a minimum of 30 pages. Each of the following sections should be illustrated on a page of its own according to APA formatting: Abstract, Acknowledgements, Tables and Figures, References, and Appendix. Final Capstone Paper Project Written Assignment: Submit by Friday 11:59 p.m.
After completing Unit Six, you should combine all of your writing assignments into a Final Paper according to the following outline:
Abstract
Acknowledgments
Table of Contents
Tables and Figures
Introduction
The Value of Education in Your Sports Organization
The Value of Understanding Current Issues and Trends in Sports Organization
Leadership and Sports Ethics in Sports Organizations
High-Performance Teamwork and the Success of Sports Organization
The Value of Advanced Organized Leadership in a Sports Organization
The Impact of Sports Finance and Budgeting in a Sports Organization
The Ethics of Strategic Leadership in a Sports Organization
The Importance of Understanding Current Issues in Human Resources of a Sports Organization
How Will You Impact or Incorporate a Christian Worldview within the Parameters of an Existing of Future Sports Organization
Personal Reflections on Your Master of Sports Administration Academic Journey: From Bachelor’s Degree to Master’s Degree
Conclusion
Reference Page
Appendix (only if needed)
Unit Seven: Final Paper with all yellow sections and green sections need to be submitted by Thursday of Unit Seven. Unit Seven: PowerPoint needs to be loaded to the Canvas and to a Discussion Forum for peers to see in a Virtual Capstone Conference Forum.  There will also be a discussion forum posted so that you can post the PowerPoint for you and your peers to see your presentations between Friday of Unit Seven. Earlier submission in Unit Seven is encouraged. A minimum of 20 references are required, including the text, The Holy Bible (New Living Translation), books and articles from academic sources (Net Library), and other periodicals. Be attentive to APA style, grammar and punctuation, integration of required components, and critical thinking. Papers should contain a title page, appropriate citations, and references. The APA Publication Manual is provided as your reference for style. Assignments are due no later than 11:59 p.m. (CT) on Friday. Earlier submissions are accepted. The Final Capstone Paper Project will be evaluated using the Final Capstone Paper Project rubric in Appendix B. Final Capstone Paper Project-PowerPoint Presentation (Due by Friday at 11:59 in Unit 7) Complete a 20 slide, Final Capstone Paper-PowerPoint Presentation. Assignments are due no later than 11:59 p.m. (CT) on Friday. Earlier submissions are accepted. The Final Capstone Paper PowerPoint Presentation will be evaluated using the Final Paper Capstone PowerPoint Presentation rubric in Appendix C.  

Instructions Philosophy of Teaching Statement: Conceptualization of Teaching The

Instructions
Philosophy of Teaching Statement: Conceptualization of Teaching
The philosophy of teaching statement is presented in five sections: conceptualization of learning, conceptualization of teaching, goals for students, implementation of the philosophy, and professional growth plan. In this course, you will develop your own philosophy of teaching statement. This week, you will focus on writing your conceptualization of teaching section.
Tasks:
Using knowledge gained from your orientation course, observation experience, your own personal experience and credible, current literature, address the following questions:
What is your personal definition of teaching?
What is your role as a teacher?
What will you do to accommodate different abilities?
What have been your positive and negative experiences with formal or informal teaching?
Submission Details:
Use APA format and style for your paper.
Complete your analysis in a 1- to 2-page Microsoft Word document.
Name the document SU_INS7115_W4_Project_FirstInitial.doc.

TWO DISCUSSION QUESTIONS, NO PLAGIARISM Discussion 1:  Chapter 2, “Wealth and Po

TWO DISCUSSION QUESTIONS, NO PLAGIARISM
Discussion 1: 
Chapter 2, “Wealth and Poverty,” in your textbook discusses the Millennium Development Goals, which were created to provide developing countries support through the partnership of developed countries. The first goal is to “eradicate extreme poverty and hunger” in the world.
According to the textbook, the population is still increasing in the world’s poorest regions. 
The report notes that progress in reducing extreme hunger is uneven across regions of the world. Looking at the graph on page 21 of the report (attached), which regions have the least reduction in extreme hunger? Which regions have the greatest reduction in extreme hunger? What factors contribute to this uneven progress? What are some possible strategies for creating more progress in these regions of the world?
Discussion 2: 
Evaluate the business-level strategy of either Starbucks or Lockheed Martin to determine whether you believe the strategy is appropriate to offset forces in the industry. Provide specific examples to support your response.
Make recommendations for improving this strategy as well as describing any challenges you foresee in executing those recommendations. Provide specific examples to support your response.

SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats) – SFAS (strategic factor an

SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats)
– SFAS (strategic factor analysis summary)
What strategy do YOU SUGGEST they follow (strategy formulation)?
– Functional Strategy: core competency, distinctive competency, etc.
– Business Strategy: low-cost, differentiation, focus, etc.
– Corporate Strategy: growth, stability, retrenchment, etc. – what is their ‘corporate strategy’ (if they are a multi-business enterprise)?  And what does their portfolio look like (e.g., BCG — Boston Consulting Group; GE Matrix, Corporate Parenting)?  Which areas do they want to grow, which do they want to keep stable, and which do they want to scale back from (retrench)

Excel Assignment Excel Assignment:  1) Download S&P500 daily index prices from J

Excel Assignment
Excel Assignment: 
1) Download S&P500 daily index prices from Jan.1, 2021, to Jun. 30, 2021, using Bloomberg terminal.
– Type “SPX Index DES” in the command line
– Type “HP” in the command line
– Set data range and period. That is “01/01/2021 – 06/30/2021” and “Daily” 
– Export data to excel by clicking “Export” in the red line menu. 
2) Calculate daily returns over the sample period.
3) Divide two sample periods: in-sample (Jan.1, 2021 – May. 31, 2021), out-of-sample (Jun. 1, 2021- Jun.30, 2021)
4) Compute “mean” and “standard deviation” for the daily returns using only over the in-sample period.
5) Calculate the 1-day VaR (99%) on a percentage basis using the calculated mean and standard deviation. 
6) Using the out-of-sample period, count the number of days showing daily returns are beyond the 1-day VaR. Do you think that the 1-day VaR would be good to measure downside risk?  

Week 3 Discussion Discussion: a minimum of 250 words (main post) and two scholar

Week 3 Discussion
Discussion: a minimum of 250 words (main post) and two scholarly sources
Book :
Melicher, Ronald W., and Edgar A. Norton Introduction to Finance: Markets, Investments, and Financial Management, Enhanced eText. Wiley Global Education US, 2016. [Savant Learning Systems].
Identify the six principles of Finance and describe the Time Value of Money?

What is the Role of the Internet? When you think of the internet, you may consid

What is the Role of the Internet?
When you think of the internet, you may consider it to be the world at your fingertips. The internet can help us find a variety of information, from locating a lost love one to finding our favorite recipes. Over the years, the internet has changed considerably and can often times be a challenge to use. For this assignment, consider and address the following items:
Introduction
What are the advantages of using the internet?
What are some disadvantages of using the internet?
What are some ethical issues to consider, with regards to social media?
Name some approaches you use to safeguard your personal information when using the internet.
Conclusion
This paper should be at least 1200 words in length and should meet APA guidelines (double-spacing, title page, etc.). At least two online university library sources should be used in conjunction with the textbook.
Assignment: What is the Role of the Internet?Objective of Exercise: When you think of the internet, you may consider it to be the world at your fingertips. The internet can help us find a variety of information, from locating a lost love one to finding our favorite recipes. Over the years, the internet has changed considerably and can often times be a challenge to use. For this assignment, consider and address the following items:
• What are the advantages of using the internet?
• What are some disadvantages of using the internet?
• What are some ethical issues to consider, with regards to social media?
• Name some approaches you use to safeguard your personal information when using the internet.
This paper should be at least 1200 words in length and should meet APA guidelines (double-spacing, title page, etc.). At least two online university library sources should be used in conjunction with the textbook.
Content and Development
13 Points PossiblePoints PossiblePoints EarnedCommentsAdequate introduction included1  Answered the question: What are the advantages of using the internet?2  Answered the question: What are some disadvantages of using the internet?3  Answered the question: What are some ethical issues to consider, with regards to social media?2  Identified approaches used to safeguard personal information when using the internet.2  Adequate conclusion included1  Written in a minimum of 1200 words.2  Readability and Style
3 Points PossiblePoints PossiblePoints EarnedCommentsSentences are complete, clear and concise.1  Paragraphs flow logically from thesis to conclusion.1  The tone is appropriate to the content and assignment.1  Mechanics
4 Points PossiblePoints PossiblePoints EarnedCommentsRules of grammar, usage and punctuation are followed.1  Included 2 university library sources + the textbook1  Citations included & APA style followed as needed.1  Spelling is correct.1  Total Points200Submitted on Time?Date Due and Date Submitted:1/12/18 Yes! Full CreditAdjusted Points0Comments: 

In order to complete this assignment, you need to first: read “Free Will Is Stil

In order to complete this assignment, you need to first:
read “Free Will Is Still Alive” by Carlo Filice (https://philosophynow.org/issues/124/Free_Will_Is_Still_Alive
read “Freedom and Determinism,” chapter 10 of Dew & Gould
read “Minds, Bodies, and Human Persons,” chapter 11 of Dew & Gould
If you have not done so, stop now to view and read that material.
For your thread, compare the three items by addressing all of the following questions:
Which single challenge to free will is strongest in your view? (Give your reasons.)
Which single defense of free will is strongest in your view? (Give your reasons.)
Is free will an essential attribute of human personhood? (Give your reasons.)
Your thread should demonstrate that you have reviewed all three items, in a minimum of 350 words.
For your reply to a classmate’s thread, choose one of the following: