Dividend and Non-Dividend Stock Valuation

Dividend and Non-Dividend Stock Valuation Investors who invest in stocks often like to receive returns on their investment in the form of dividends. However, not all companies opt to offer dividends to their investors. There are three variables that affect the valuation of a dividend and non-dividend paying stocks and how stock valuation is influenced. […]

Loan Evaluation

Financial Ratio Evaluations Determining the ratio level of a company is a predictor of failure for small businesses, and obtaining data can be difficult. Financial ratios are effective for comparing different types of financial information. Short-term solvency financial ratios should be examined to determine whether a small business is an ideal business for a loan. […]

Corporate Governance

A stakeholder is a group or individual that assist with structuring a business, and can influence the decision making process. Stakeholders often focus on multiple levels of a business depending on their position within the firm and their knowledge of the business and market. Shareholders have a general goal of maximizing business profits and their […]

Trends in MIS

Major trends in technology that impact communication within organizations include; voice over Internet protocol, Web 2.0, and virtual networks. Unlike virtual networks, face-to-face (F2F) meetings provide limited support for global projects and establishments. Within virtual networks, a powerful infrastructure and high-speed data services are required from both network users, which can help prevent interruption of […]

IT Risk Mitigation

Technology has allowed hackers to create systems that bypass security measures while mining data from web sites. Organizations have almost become completely dependent on technology to run their everyday operations. In situations where security threats are possible, it is the responsibility of the decision makers to minimize damages and losses generated by security incidents. A […]

Decision Support Systems

A Decision Support Systems (DDS) assist in reducing time needed in manual searching of information. DSS gives the ability for results to be returned at faster than human speeds. DSS is a flexible interactive IT system designed to assist non-structured decision making problems. Advantages of DSS include, increased productivity, understanding, speed, flexibility, and reduced cost. […]

Information Systems Development

When it comes to accomplishing information technology (IT) task within an organization, there is the option of insourcing, selfsourcing, and outsourcing. Insourcing means to use individuals within the organization to complete the task. Selfsourcing is using system supports by knowledge workers. Outsourcing is when an organization chooses to use third party companies or individuals to […]

Electronic Commerce Decisions

B2B and B2C refer to Internet commerce businesses that sell products or services to the end customer (B2C) or to other businesses (B2B). B2B and B2C customers should be marketed to uniquely. Organizations should find the key points in which they operate so they may effectively identify business exchanges through e-commerce. E-commerce may be implemented […]