Essays about: "Jacob Magnusson Magnusson"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words Jacob Magnusson Magnusson.

  1. 1. Does Hedge Fund Activism Create Value?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Henrik Assarsson; Jacob Magnusson; [2019]
    Keywords : Hedge fund activism; abnormal returns; market efficiency; corporate governance; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Using a data set of 139 events from 2006 to 2019, we demonstrate that announcements of hedge fund activism increases shareholder value in the short run. The abnormal return for the announcement of activism is approximately 6% over a [-10,+10] window. READ MORE

  2. 2. Expert Illusion - Evaluating Persistence in Mutual Fund Performance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jacob Magnusson; [2018]
    Keywords : Spearman s coefficient; contingency tables; performance persistence; Alpha; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study evaluates mutual fund performance persistence using contingency tables and Spearman's rank correlation. Performance is measured with alpha. The results from evaluating 1248 US mutual funds in the period 2005-2017 indicate that one-year performance persistence does not exist. 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

  4. 4. Finding and Defining the Chief Marketing Officer in the Organization

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Jacob Tegnér; Madeleine Magnusson; [2013]
    Keywords : Chief Marketing Officer; CMO; Marketing Organization; Market Orientation;

    Abstract : The environment today is characterized by accelerating change in the marketplace and customers are becoming more and more empowered and demanding. To meet these needs organizations have to become more market oriented and work with the customer to create value. READ MORE

  5. 5. Customer Engagement & Loyalty Cultivation Through Social Media : A Small Business Perspective

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi;

    Author : Marilyn Starkenberg; Jacob Åman; Kristin Magnusson; [2013]
    Keywords : Social Media; Customer Engagement; Customer Loyalty; Mormor Magda’s Därproducerade Glass; Social Media Mar-keting; Small Business;

    Abstract : Background: Social media is a constantly growing medium for communication that enables companies to interact with current and potential customers. It is of utmost importance that companies learn how to use social media in order to engage their customers, which will lead to greater customer loyalty. READ MORE