Essays about: "thesis on ratio analysis"

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  1. 1. The Effect of the Financial Crisis of 2008 on Swedish Household Portfolios

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Yasmin Montvik; Maria Olsson Lidman; [2017-02-28]
    Keywords : asset allocation; financial assets; financial crisis; household portfolios;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to examine whether Swedish households have changed the composition of their portfolio as a consequence of the financial crisis and to investigate whether they have become more reluctant to invest in the financial markets. To examine how the Swedish household portfolios have changed over time, risk measures such as standard deviation and beta will be used as well as performance measures such as the Sharpe ratio, Treynor ratio and Jensen’s alpha. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does gender balance on the corporate board have an impact on the equity performance?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Tove Arrelid; Elin Forsberg; [2017-02-09]
    Keywords : gender equality; board diversity; quotas; performance evaluation; equity performance; corporate social responsibility;

    Abstract : The objective of this thesis is to examine whether a gender equal board of directors have an impact on the equity performance during the examination period of December 2011 to December 2016. This study shows that the gender balanced portfolio outperforms the non-gender balanced portfolio in all investigated performance measures. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tiling heuristics and evaluation metrics for treemaps with a target node aspect ratio

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Rodrigo Roa Rodríguez; [2017]
    Keywords : Treemap; heuristics; tiling; tessellation; metrics; aspect ratio; orientation agnostic; OAAR; FOAAR; orientation; offset factor; offset quotient; information visualization; infoviz; macro-economic metaphor; eat the poor; eat the rich; subsidy; welfare;

    Abstract : Treemaps are a popular space-filling visualization of hierarchical data that maps an attribute of a datum, or a data aggregate, to a proportional amount of area. Assuming a rectangular treemap consisting of nested rectangles (also called tiles), there are multiple possible valid tiling arrangements. READ MORE

  4. 4. Development of Equine Gait Recognition Algorithm

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Biomedicinsk teknik

    Author : Mikael Maga; Sigrid Björnsdotter; [2017]
    Keywords : Activity Recognition - Gait Analysis - Horse Back Riding - Accelerometer - Gyroscope; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Horseback riding is a sport enjoyed by people around the world. Many riders are interested in knowing exactly how much they have exercised their horse and how much time that have been spent in different gaits. The goal of this master's thesis was to develop an equine gait recognition algorithm. READ MORE

  5. 5. Wheel Brake Noise Analysis

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Reglerteknik

    Author : Teodor Hamnholm Löfgren; [2017]
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    Abstract : The scope of this thesis is to investigate methods of recording, processing and analysing sound data from wheel brake testing in dynamometers with focus on detecting and measuring squeal. The desired outcome is a method that Scania can use to record and analyse brake sound. READ MORE