Essays about: "risk beta"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 132 essays containing the words risk beta.

  1. 1. Dividend Buying and Stock Volatility: Evidence from Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Innocent Massawe; Avijit Kumar Das; [2022]
    Keywords : Dividend Buying; Dividend Yield; Stock Volatility; Stockholm Stock Exchange;

    Abstract : Abstract The relationship between dividend buying and stock volatility is the subject of our research. It focuses on all the listed companies on the Swedish stock market, with a particular emphasis on dividend buying and the impact of stock volatility on the underlying stocks of the indices in our sample. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fundamental Indexation Smart Beta Strategy on the Swedish Market- Enhancing risk-adjusted performance with Fundamental Indexation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Tommy Saliba; Philip Thulin; [2021-06-30]
    Keywords : Smart Beta; Fundamental Indexation; CAPM; EMH; Value; Quality; Momentum; Low Volatility; Factor Investing;

    Abstract : Smart Beta strategies’ ability to combine the benefits of active- and passive investing has caught the attention of the Asset Management industry – propelling a surge in new Smart Beta products. These strategies offer a novel approach to factor investing by not weighting assets according to the typical cap-weighting scheme, instead applying weighting methods such as fundamental indexation, yielding a new dimension to factor-oriented strategies. READ MORE

  3. 3. By Vice or Virtue: Does it Pay Off to Sin During Market Downturns?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : William Sandell; Albin Lindgren; [2021]
    Keywords : Sin stocks; Socially responsible investing; Recession resistance; Alpha; Beta; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper investigates sin stock characteristics through relative return performance compared to the global market index MSCI World, defining stock defensiveness towards market movements (i.e. recession resistance) and abnormal amounts of excess returns. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Momentum Premium: An Intermediary Asset Pricing Perspective

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Simon Eliasson; David Öhlund; [2021]
    Keywords : Momentum; Intermediary Asset Pricing; Time-Varying Risk;

    Abstract : We attempt to explain the momentum premium using time-varying risk under the frictions of financial intermediation. Our conditional CAPM model reveals positive covariation between momentum's beta and the expected market risk premium. READ MORE

  5. 5. Differences in risk-adjusted return between conventional and sustainable funds : a study of the swedish fund market

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Adrian Michaelsson; Edward Svensson; [2021]
    Keywords : Wavelet Coherence Analysis; risk-adjusted return; sustainable funds; conventional funds; ESG; COVID-19;

    Abstract : Sustainable investments have received increased interest all over the world amongst institutional and private investors. The number of funds investing in securities according to their ESG characteristics is a constantly growing part of the market. READ MORE