Essays about: "Market-to-Book"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 39 essays containing the word Market-to-Book.

  1. 1. Capital Structure in Financial Distress: A Comprehensive Study across Industries and Borders

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Oleksandr Baranov; Henrik Hedencrona; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : Capital Structure; Leverage; Financial Recession; Financial Distress; Tangible Assets; Market-to-Book; Sales; Protability; International Comparisons; Industrial Comparisons;

    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Systemic risk and the market-to-book value of banks' equity

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Florian Moritz Meier; Yuqing Meng; [2019]
    Keywords : Banks; Financial Crisis; Government Guarantees; Market-to-book Value; Risk;

    Abstract : The goal of this thesis is to investigate whether market participants considered possible government guarantees when valuing banks' equity before the recent financial crisis and to what extent the market value of banks' equity is useful to estimate their exposure to systemic risk. Using a theoretical approach, we first present our argument that anticipated government guarantees in case of a systemic breakdown lead to financing costs of debt being independent from a bank's exposure to systemic risk. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Implications of Earnouts - A Study on the Swedish M&A Market

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Ning Wang; Laura Lindberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Earnouts; Sweden; M A; PSM; CAR;

    Abstract : In this thesis, we study the effects of earnouts in the Swedish M&A market. We focus on transactions in which public bidders acquire private targets. Propensity score matching (PSM) is used to reduce the potential problems related to random sampling. READ MORE

  4. 4. Systemic risk and bank equity valuation: A study of the market-to-book value and government guarantees

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Camilla Nydahl; Emma Rydén; [2019]
    Keywords : Government guarantees; Banks; Market-to-book value; Systemic risk; Financial crisis;

    Abstract : In previous research, it has been argued that a link exists between the equity valuation of a bank and its tail risk. The relationship has been attributed to government guarantees and how they create a synthetically low cost of debt, which increases the incentive to take on risk. READ MORE

  5. 5. Stock Valuation, Dividends and Learning Through Age: how learning about a firm and its dividend policy affects its valuation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Yousef Kaddoura; Marius Rrapushaj; [2018]
    Keywords : Market-to-Book Ratio; Firm value; Learning effects; Dividends; Uncertainty; Over optimism; Fama-MacBeth.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper looks into how learning about firms and their dividend policy affects their valuation, while comparing the results between North American and German firms. Learning is observed through the age of a firm,where the market-to-book ratio (M/B) is predicted to decline over a firm’s lifespan. READ MORE