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Municipal Bond Research HelpJust wondering what kind of documents I should be looking at if I wanted to look into municipal bonds of certain states, cities, municipalities. I actually have no idea where to start with this, is it like corporate bonds and they have designated SEC filings? How transparent are municipalities with... 2 years 2 months
Valuation Case InterviewI recently just got an interview at a valuation group (Duff... 2 years 3 months
What's the most random thing you used Excel...I normally use it for budgeting and purchases, but lately I had some time and a while back for a class I had about 70 or so friends take the test / tell me their MBTI personality results. The results were pretty interesting, but not so much before I realized how sad this was. Anyways, most random... 3 years 1 month
Any good books on a summary of Middle Eastern...Anyone got any recommendations on a book that goes into more depth about financial history in the middle east, specifically how that area fared during post 2008? 3 years 2 months
Music you prefer to listen to when you need to...I tend to prefer a lot of instrumentals, I'm really big into jazz/funk hip hop samples (think Nujabes) and trance (Dash Berlin, A... 3 years 4 months
710 on GMAT (48Q/40V) Should I retake?Just took the GMAT yesterday, comes down to a 92 percentile overall but the quant percentile was horrendous, only 78. The verbal was a 90 which was probably my saving grace. My study prep was the OG 13th edition, OG Quant 2nd Edition. I'm an avid non-fiction reader and run a blog for my school's... 3 years 5 months
Recommended Sector for Distressed Debt?...I was just wondering what's a good equity sector to specialize in with an eventual goal to land in distressed debt? I'm a junior right now and have been toying around forever with my PA and mock portfolio. I decided I wanted to have a little bit more structure than just picking 5 companies randomly... 3 years 6 months


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The above was exactly what I was looking for,...The above was exactly what I was looking for, thanks! 2 years 2 months
I heard online forums were pretty good.I heard online forums were pretty good. 2 years 3 months
chicandtoughness: my interviewer drilled me on...[quote=chicandtoughness]my interviewer drilled me on all the "what ifs" of a DCF - what if your company doesn't have any physical assets (SaaS companies, for example) [/quote] Can you go into a little bit more detail for these? I mean wouldn't a DCF just still at its core be discounting... 2 years 3 months
^I mean.... is AAPL's management that incompetent...^I mean.... is AAPL's management that incompetent? 2 years 3 months
Depends on your other options really, but I would...Depends on your other options really, but I would take it. If it's for this summer, I think it'd be a bit of a risk to reject this in hopes of securing another internship. 2 years 10 months
Can you give other examples of questions that...Can you give other examples of questions that they asked? And no haven't gotten any superdays like that so far, I'm jealous. 2 years 10 months
This thread is really depressing... but I wanted...This thread is really depressing... but I wanted to come in here and wish you luck man. Keep up the search and maybe you'll come across something. What about your peers? Do you have a higher/lower GPA and are they seeing any success as well? 3 years 2 months
ba-bumpba-bump 3 years 2 months
Sony Vaio Z needs more love in here. Best screen...Sony Vaio Z needs more love in here. Best screen hands down and don't underestimate the Integrated graphics cards these days as well. My 3 year old Z can run Starcraft 2 handily with an integrated, but on video benchmarking tests on my friends new Z, it matches up really well. 3 years 2 months
Some ratios off the top of my head: LTD to Total...Some ratios off the top of my head: LTD to Total Capital, EBITDA/Interest, CFFO/Interest, LTM Increase in LTD and LTM increase in STD, average duration of bonds (if significantly leveraged) Is it secured/senior? How sustainable are the cash flows of the company? If secured by fixed assets, how... 3 years 2 months
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