Essays about: "EPS"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 62 essays containing the word EPS.

  1. 1. CEO Compensation and Company Performance - Evidence From Sweden

    University essay from

    Author : Isak Djudja; Hugo Hammar; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : CEO Compensation; Agency Theory; Compensation Plan; Variable Pay;

    Abstract : Compensation to CEOs has increased dramatically over the past decades. This increase over time raises the question of its justifiability. The direct costs of CEO compensation shall be considered in light of the value added by reduced agency costs that originate from the principal agent relationship between CEOs and shareholders. READ MORE

  2. 2. Accuracy of Analysts' Earnings Estimates

    University essay from

    Author : Joakim Nilsson; Philip Svensson; [2019-07-05]
    Keywords : Financial Forecasting; Analyst Accuracy; Consensus Estimates;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates consensus and individual analyst firm accuracy in forecasts of earnings per share (EPS) for U.S. stocks in 2009–2018. Moreover, we investigate if the analysts’ forecasting predictiveness is affected by the size of the company which is observed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Analysis and comparison of reusable and one-way packaging solutions for gear manufacturing. Their impact on the environment, automation and total cost.

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Claudia Ferrari; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Producer´s responsibility has gained relevance when it comes to sustainable development, and its role in closed loop product life cycle and sustainable manufacturing has become of vital importance. Hence, packaging solutions must have a high degree of sustainability, while maintaining high quality and protection of the components. READ MORE

  4. 4. Towards Flexible Cogeneration: Techno-economic Optimization of Advanced Combined Cycle Combined Heat and Power Plants integrated with Heat Pumps and Thermal Energy Storage

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik; KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Antti Nuutinen; Giovanni Graziano; [2018]
    Keywords : co-generation; power plant flexibility; combined cycles; combined heat and power; thermal storage; heat pump;

    Abstract : The liberalization of electricity markets and a growing penetration of renewables is changing operation of electrical grids. The boundary conditions for the operation of conventional power plants are changing and, as such, an improved understanding of the varying loads and prices on the electricity grid is required to assess the performance of emerging combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) concepts and to further optimize their design for these new markets in the pursuit of increasing their profitability, especially when considering combined heat and power (CHP). READ MORE

  5. 5. Accretive Share Repurchases and Equity Vesting

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Ludvig Kapanen; Oliver Ström; [2018]
    Keywords : Short-Termism; CEO Incentives; Share Repurchases; Regression Discontinuity; Managerial Myopia;

    Abstract : We investigate the connection between the discontinuous probability of making accretive repurchases around the zero EPS surprise threshold and the sensitivity of upcoming CEO equity compensation value to the underlying stock price. Our study is performed using data from S&P 1,500 companies between 2006-2015. Following Almeida et al. READ MORE