Essays about: "Event study and Cumulative Abnormal Returns CAR"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 essays containing the words Event study and Cumulative Abnormal Returns CAR.

  1. 1. Impact of the CEO Age and CSR Score on Mergers and Acquisitions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Despoina Lida Angeliki Christofidi; Patricia Rodrigues Pereira; [2019]
    Keywords : Corporate Social Responsibility CSR ; Merger and Acquisitions M A ; Cumulative Abnormal Returns CAR ; Short-term M A performance; Management characteristics and CEO age; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study intends to combine both the management characteristics and firm’s characteristics to analyse the M&A performance. For the management characteristics, we used the CEO age and for the firm characteristics, we used the CSR score. READ MORE

  2. 2. Financial Magazines impact on the Swedish Stock Market : An event study

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Gusten Hansson; Philip Hausenkamph; [2019]
    Keywords : Recommendation; event study; efficient market; overreaction; behaviour finance;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate the effect of a stock recommendation from the leading financial magazines in Sweden. The study aims to measure the impact a recommendation illustrates in true value. The measurements are mean abnormal returns (AR), mean cumulative abnormal returns (CAR) and mean abnormal volume (AV). READ MORE

  3. 3. Mergers and acquisitions impact on short-term performance for acquiring firms : A study of the Nordic countries

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Lovisa Hallström; [2019]
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    Abstract : The international literature on M&As is extensive, but evidence from the Nordic countries is scarce. The primary focus of this study is to examine whether the short-term performance of Nordic bidders is affected by the announcement of M&As conducted within the finance, insurance and real estate industry. READ MORE

  4. 4. Do Acquisitions Generate Abnormal Returns? Evidence from the Deregulated Electric Utility Industry

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ronald Steensma; [2018]
    Keywords : Mergers; Acquisitions; Restructuring; Corporate Governance; Firm Performance: Size; Diversification; and Scope; Electric Utilities;

    Abstract : From 1992 onwards, the market for corporate control has been changing as a consequence of deregulation in the North American and West European electric utility industry. Motivated by the lack of consensus on the value creation of acquisitions in the deregulated electric utility industry, this study is conducted. READ MORE

  5. 5. Stock Performance Differences in Swedish Life Science Companies with or without Research-based Science Park Affiliation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Eric Isacsson; Liana Trichkova; [2018]
    Keywords : Science park affiliation; university ownership; life science; long-term buy and- hold-abnormal return; short-term cumulative abnormal return.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Stock Performance Differences in Swedish Life Science Companies with or without Research-based Science Park Affiliation Seminar date 2018-06-01 Course BUSN 79 Business Administration: Degree Project in Accounting and Finance - Master Level, 15 ECTS Authors: Eric Isacsson and Liana Trichkova Advisor: Håkan Jankensgård Key words: Science park affiliation, university ownership, life science, long-term buyand- hold-abnormal return, short-term cumulative abnormal return. Purpose: The purpose of the study is to investigate if there is a difference in the publicly traded stock performance of science park affiliated and non-affiliated life science firms. READ MORE