Essays about: "Dividends"

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  1. 1. Is there a long-run relationship between stock prices and economic activity and are stock returns a leading indicator for economic growth? : Evidence from the Scandinavian countries: Sweden, Norway and Denmark

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Handelshögskolan vid Örebro Universitet; Örebro universitet/Handelshögskolan vid Örebro Universitet

    Author : Anna Carlsson; Jonas Holm; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is twofold. First, the Johansen cointegration framework is applied to analyze the long-run relationship between stock prices and economic activity, using GDP as a proxy. In consideration of a long-run relationship a vector error correction model (VECM) is estimated to analyze the parameters of cointegration. READ MORE

  2. 2. Diversification Attributes of Dutch REITs During Recessions:Return, Standard Deviation and Liquidity Characteristics

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Tom Bergstrom; Patrik Carlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : REITs; Netherlands; Real Estate; Mixed-Asset Portfolio; Liquidity; Performance; Diversification; REITs; Nederländerna; Fastigheter; Investeringsportfölj; Likviditet; Diversifikation;

    Abstract : The objective of this thesis is to determine the performance of Dutch REITs and liquidity aspects during recessions and economic upswings as well as correlation with other asset classes to gain further knowledge in the field ofreal estate investment and asset performance during certain time periods. This is achieved through a quantitative analysis of historical daily returns, standard deviation and transaction volume of shares regarding REITs and other assets that usually pertain to an investor’s portfolio. READ MORE

  3. 3. Does Noise Trader Risk Repel Arbitrageurs? Evidence from Chinese A-H Share Premia

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Qing Zhu; Haihui Li; [2020]
    Keywords : noise trader risk; A-H premia; volatility; investor sentiment; limits to arbitrage;

    Abstract : What causes the Chinese A-H share premia puzzle? A-shares enjoy a premium over corresponding H-shares on average by 125%, despite the same rights and dividends. The existing hypotheses such as differential risk, differential demand, liquidity, and asymmetric information cannot successfully account for the great magnitude of inflated A-share prices and are also inconsistent with our sample from 2014-2019. READ MORE

  4. 4. Corporate Payout Policy During the 21st Century

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Oskar Natt Och Dag; Johannes Aronsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Payout policy; Dividends; Share repurchase; Firm characteristics;

    Abstract : As we analyze how payout policies have changed during the 20th and 21st century we find that the 21st century is characterized by a rapid increase in the average total payout ratio. We show that the most common payout policy for publicly traded U.S. READ MORE

  5. 5. The impact of family ownership on dividend payout policy : An examination on the Swedish context

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

    Author : Marcus Wibom; Fanny Lundvall; [2020]
    Keywords : agency problems; control enhancing mechanisms; corporate governance; dividend payout policy; family firms; second largest blockholder;

    Abstract : This study investigates whether family ownership impacts firms’ dividend payout policies by examining firms publicly listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange (OMX Stockholm) during the years 2013–2018 (1,363 firm-year observations). The investigation is made by performing multiple regression analyses including the dependent variable DIVIDEND PAYOUT. READ MORE