Essays about: "Abnormal Return"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 281 essays containing the words Abnormal Return.

  1. 1. Mergers and Acquisitions in The Video Gaming Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Viktor Glimne; Jesper Stålheim; [2021-02-24]
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    Abstract : This research paper studies the effect of 102 M&A announcements during 2016-2020 in thevideo gaming sector. The purpose is to answer whether M&A events within the sectormanages to create synergy gains for investors, or if it is just an act of management wantingto control larger firms, increasing the size of companies with little value added. READ MORE

  2. 2. Can an investor gain positive abnormal return by mimicking insider transactions?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Oscar Bodin; Jonatan Tell; [2021-02-24]
    Keywords : Nasdaq; OMX Stockholm; Insider Trading; Abnormal Return; OMXS30; Stock Market.;

    Abstract : Background: The efficient market hypothesis is a theory that has been widely debated andstudied during the years. Some agree with the theory, but some disagree. One way to study theefficient market hypothesis is by looking at the possibility to gain positive abnormal return onthe stock market. READ MORE

  3. 3. Do buyouts still have an operating impact?

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Oskar Kockum; Carl Johan Prioset; [2021]
    Keywords : Private Equity; Leveraged Buyouts; Abnormal Operating Performance;

    Abstract : Using a dataset of 55 Swedish leveraged buyouts, we examine the change in operating performance relative to appropriate control groups in the decade following the financial crisis of 2008. Considering the differentia of this decade, the aim of this paper is to evaluate whether the value generating mechanisms of the private equity industry have changed and serve as reference point in the discussion about the societal role of the industry. READ MORE

  4. 4. Is China Crossing the Line?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Martin Eriksson; Victoria Helin; Alice Serenhov; [2021]
    Keywords : Cumulative Abnormal Return; Cross-border M A; Trading Halt; Trading Suspension; Short-Term Shareholder Wealth; China; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose To examine if Chinese acquirers create short-term shareholder wealth through cross-border acquisitions, measured by fluctuations of the stock price of the acquiring firm. Additionally, to investigate if industrial, institutional and cultural independent variables affect the cumulative abnormal returns. READ MORE

  5. 5. The ROIC Over WACC Measurement

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Adam Sten; Ragnar Turesson; [2021]
    Keywords : ROIC; WACC; Portfolios; Efficient Market Hypothesis; stock returns;

    Abstract : McKinsey and Koller et al. (2020) argue that value creation in a company stems from earning a Return on Invested Capital (ROIC) above the Weighted Average Cost of Capital (WACC). This study investigates whether a high ROIC minus WACC measurement is associated with abnormal returns on the OMX Stockholm Large Cap. READ MORE