Essays about: "abnormal return"

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  1. 1. Mergers and Acquisitions in The Video Gaming Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Viktor Glimne; Jesper Stålheim; [2021-02-24]
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    Abstract : This research paper studies the effect of 102 M&A announcements during 2016-2020 in thevideo gaming sector. The purpose is to answer whether M&A events within the sectormanages to create synergy gains for investors, or if it is just an act of management wantingto control larger firms, increasing the size of companies with little value added. READ MORE

  2. 2. Can an investor gain positive abnormal return by mimicking insider transactions?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Oscar Bodin; Jonatan Tell; [2021-02-24]
    Keywords : Nasdaq; OMX Stockholm; Insider Trading; Abnormal Return; OMXS30; Stock Market.;

    Abstract : Background: The efficient market hypothesis is a theory that has been widely debated andstudied during the years. Some agree with the theory, but some disagree. One way to study theefficient market hypothesis is by looking at the possibility to gain positive abnormal return onthe stock market. READ MORE

  3. 3. Corporate Social Responsibility and the Equity Markets: A quantitative analysis

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    Author : Olle Douhan; Aron Nirbrant; [2020-11-12]
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    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to examine the relationship between Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) disclosure and equity prices in the financial markets. An event study combined with a textual analysis is used to research this relationship. The thesis is based on the European market and the sample period is between 2018 and 2019. READ MORE

  4. 4. Spin-off Impact on Shareholder Wealth: A worldwide study on market reactions to spin-off announcements

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    Author : Susanna Hellström; Arvid Landmark; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Corporate restructuring; Divestiture; Spin-off; Average cumulative abnormal return; Diversification; Information asymmetry;

    Abstract : This thesis investigate the spin-off wealth effect and its determinant factors for spin-offs announced in the period 2000-2019. The sample is distributed over three regions; Europe, Asia-Pacic, and the US, with 103, 248 and 164 sample transactions, respectively. READ MORE

  5. 5. SWEDISH BIDDER´S PERFORMANCE FROM TAKEOVERS - A quantitative event study comparing domestic and cross-border targets

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Henrik Molin; Filip Engelholm; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Swedish takeover market Cross-border acquisition Bidder´s return;

    Abstract : We examine Swedish bidder’s shareholder return on a takeover announcement based on a short-period event study. Further, the bidder return is examined based on whether the target is domestic or cross-border. READ MORE