Class History: Portfolio Management (Spring 2020)

A brief description of all the classes of the above-mentioned course are given on this page. Can you remember in which of these classes you were present?

Summary of classes

Class History: Portfolio Management (Spring 2020)

Details of classes

Video recordings of most of the online classes are available.

Class 1

January 24, Room: 901, Time 14:30 - 15:35

An overview of the course. Values and their types. Assets and their types. Securities. What is a portfolio?

Class 2

January 31, Room: 901 and 11th floor, Time 14:30 - 17:20

Approaches of valuation. Investment decision. Real risk free rate, inflation, nominal risk free rate, risk premium, and RRR. Discount rate. Intrinsic value of preferred stock calculation (math).

Class 3

February 7, Room: 901 and 11th floor, Time 14:30 - 17:20

Fixed income debt securities (explained by Faruk Bhuiyan). PVIF and PVIFA. Bond and its characteristics. Intrinsic value of bond (math). Common stock valuation techniques. Gordon growth model and multi stage Gordon growth model (maths).

Announcement: Class test on mathematical problems of Ch2 (except Topic M), in the next class.

Class 4

February 14, Room: 901 and 11th floor, Time 14:30 - 17:10

1st class test.

Price to earnings ratio. P/E model. Intrinsic value calculation from P/E model. Returns: holding period return, average return, and TTM return. Risk. Sources of risks in capital market investment.

Midterm Exam

Date: 2020-03-06 

Time: 15:00, in room 801.  

Class 5

March 13, Room: 901, Time 14:40 - 16:55

Measuring risks: various proxies. Calculation of risk. Coefficient of variation. Comparing stocks. The market, market risk, and market return. Correlation and covariance. Calculations of beta.

Class 6

April 10, Time 15:00 - 17:00, Room: Online (via Google Meet)

The 2nd part of Chapter-4 (lecture note 5941) completed. Topics covered: A to E.

Class 7

April 17, Time 15:30 - 17:00, Room: Online (via Google Meet)

Topics covered: Chapter 5: A to H (except topic F).

Class 8

April 24, Time 15:30 - 16:45, Room: Online (via Google Meet)

Chapter 5: Topics I, J, F.

Announcement: During Holy Ramadan, classes will be held at 2:30 PM typically.

Class 9, Class 10 (Extra)

May 9, Room: Online (via Google Meet)

Time 14:30 - 16:00 (Class 9), 16:00 - 17:10 (Class 10)

Chapter 6: Topics A, B, C, D, E.

Discussion on final exam question pattern.

Final Exam

May 21 at 11:00 AM

Room: Online (via Google Meet)

Supplementary Exams

Midterm: June 20 at 5:00 PM 

Final: June 20 at 7:00 PM

Room: Online (via Google Meet)