Essays about: "Dividend Capturing"

Found 3 essays containing the words Dividend Capturing.

  1. 1. Investigating Short-Term Trading Returns Around The Ex Dividend Date: A Test for Market Efficiency

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Simon Edin; Gylian Korver; [2017]
    Keywords : Market Efficiency; Dividend Timing; Dividend Capturing; Abnormal Returns; Short-Term Trading; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study tests the efficiency of the Swedish and the Dutch stock markets by analyzing the performance of two dividend strategies – dividend capturing and dividend timing. To test these strategies and what factors influence them, the researchers collect a sample of 95 different firms, about half from each country and a total of over 8 000 dividend observation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Where to Invest? : Choosing the optimal stock market for investing in a cross-listed Nordic firm

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Elias Fagerlund; Talukder Mashrukh; [2012]
    Keywords : Cross-listing; Investors; Stock Markets; Nordic stocks; Capital market segmentation; Efficient Market Hypothesis; Wilcoxon Signed-Rank Test.;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate whether the location of buying stocks in a Nordic cross-listed company matters in terms of 1) earning abnormal returns, or 2) gaining in optimizing the amount spent by buying the specific stock cheap. Nowadays, markets are becoming more integrated and if we believe in the efficient market hypothesis, prices of the same class of stocks paying the same dividend annually, of an MNC must be the same irrespective of the stock exchange it is listed upon. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ex-dividend day price behaviour on the Stockholm Stock Exchange: An empirical study of the Stockholm Stock Exchange 2001-2005

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Magnus Hedman; Mikael Moll; [2006]
    Keywords : Ex-dividend day; price ratio; dividends;

    Abstract : How is a company's share price adjusted on the day when the dividend right is separated? For the current institutional setting, we find that the price ratio is on average less than one on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. Our study thus confirms that differential taxes cannot fully explain the ex-dividend day share price behaviour. READ MORE