NMGT

1300

The Basics of Investment

Schools of Public Engagement: Management and Business

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

The Basics of Investment

Spring 2020

Taught By: Vivette Ancona

Section: A

CRN: 3621

Credits: 3

Did you ever wonder what the Dow actually measures? What a Hedge Fund is? When should you prefer stocks to bonds? How to allocate your savings to various financial investments, and what difference will it make when you retire? This course will cover the basics: the difference between financial assets and real assets, between stocks and bonds. It will describe how financial markets work, various types of financial instruments, mutual funds, the rudiments of asset allocation and its importance, and the risk/return nexus.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Management and Business (NBUS)

Campus: Online (DL)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 15

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 11:55am 7/23/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: TBD

Times: TBD

Building: Online Course

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/21/2020 - 5/10/2020

The Basics of Investment

Fall 2019

Taught By: Vivette Ancona

Section: A

CRN: 4914

Credits: 3

Did you ever wonder what the Dow actually measures? What a Hedge Fund is? When should you prefer stocks to bonds? How to allocate your savings to various financial investments, and what difference will it make when you retire? This course will cover the basics: the difference between financial assets and real assets, between stocks and bonds. It will describe how financial markets work, various types of financial instruments, mutual funds, the rudiments of asset allocation and its importance, and the risk/return nexus.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Management and Business (NBUS)

Campus: Online (DL)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 16

Enrollment Status: Closed*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 11:55am 7/23/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: TBD

Times: TBD

Building: Online Course

Room: TBD

Date Range: 8/26/2019 - 12/15/2019