Showing result 1 - 5 of 14 essays containing the words LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE.

  1. 1. Diversity In Performance Reporting. Empirical Evidence From The London Stock Exchange Concerning The Classification Of Interest Components Within The Income Statement

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Joakim Hjälte; Alexander Larin; [2018-07-27]
    Keywords : Adjusted performance measures; EBIT; Performance reporting;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Mind the Gap: A characterisation of UK corporate sustainability through reporting by FTSE 100 listed companies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Joshua Newton; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainability reporting; corporate governance; corporate social responsibility; UK; FTSE 100; scoring model; content analysis; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : As a de facto leader in corporate governance and sustainability reporting (SR), this study provides a thorough and comprehensive characterisation of SR among the UK’s leading companies. A content analysis was undertaken of key corporate communications across a sample of 66 constituents listed on the London/ Financial Times Stock Exchange (FTSE) 100 index. READ MORE

  3. 3. Analysts' Expectations and Stock Returns on the London Stock Exchange

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Philip Gustafsson; David Berg; [2018]
    Keywords : Analysts expectations; Efficient Markets; Representativeness Heuristics;

    Abstract : This study examines the anomaly between stock returns and analysts' forecasts, with reference to previous findings in the US market. We replicate La Porta's (1996) study, where he finds that betting against analysts' forecasts tends to be a good strategy, as the stocks that analysts are most optimistic about earn poor returns relative to the stocks that analysts are most pessimistic about. READ MORE

  4. 4. Predicting Stock Markets with Commodities - An Empirical Study on the Nordic Market

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sebastian Söderlund Tovi; John Kjellgren; [2017]
    Keywords : Commodities; stock returns; predictability; state-switching; trading strategy; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study examines if commodity indices can be used to predict stock index returns on the Nordic financial markets. With a forecast period between 2000 and 2016, the study is conducted with an Ordinary Least Squares method to predict both in-sample and out-of- sample. READ MORE

  5. 5. Political Uncertainty on the UK Real Estate market, evidence from the Brexit referendum run-up

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Maria Engelson; Oskar Paldanius; [2017]
    Keywords : Real Estate Finance; Brexit Referendum; Property stocks; Poll Results; Political Uncertainty;

    Abstract : Uncertainty on the political front, has in recent years been a major cause to impediment in investment and growth. In contrast to other core asset classes, like equities and bonds, the effects of political risks and uncertainty on the real estate market remain unexplored. READ MORE