Essays about: "Dividend Announcements"

Found 3 essays containing the words Dividend Announcements.

  1. 1. Dividend Payout, Effective Future Firm Value and the Role of National Governance

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Heike Sigrid Hofmann; [2018]
    Keywords : Firm Value; Dividend Payout; National Governance; Signalling Theory; Agency Theory.;

    Abstract : This research examines the impact of dividend payout (DP) on future effective firm value for a large international sample of publicly listed companies. Besides the known share price drop right after dividend announcements, literature provides a solid basis for argumentation towards a positive as well as a negative relationship on a longer horizon, going beyond this initial market reaction. READ MORE

  2. 2. Share price reaction to dividend announcement; An event study on the Signaling Model from the Stockholm Stock Exchange

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : William Celsing; [2017]
    Keywords : Event study; Dividend announcement; Signaling theory; Efficient Market Hypothesis; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study examines the dividend announcement effect on the common stock price by a signaling hypothesis approach on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. The event study shows a positive significant cumulative average abnormal return (CAAR) of 1,54 % for positive dividend announcement in the analyst model. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploiting Market Reactions to Dividend Cuts : Contrarian Trading Strategies in a Short Investment Horizon - Evidence from the Swedish Stock Market

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jacob Magnusson Magnusson; N. E. Ludvig Karlsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Contrarian Trading Strategies; Dividend Announcements; Abnormal Returns; Event Study;

    Abstract : This paper investigates the impact of dividend reduction announcements on the returns to stocks listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. We perform an event study on dividend cutting firms between 2002-2016 to determine if contrarian trading on the basis of negative dividend announcement yields abnormal returns. READ MORE