Essays about: "size and book-to-market portfolios"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 essays containing the words size and book-to-market portfolios.

  1. 1. In search for the reputational investment factor

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Birger Myrberg; David Dreja; [2019]
    Keywords : Factor investing; Smart beta investing; Corporate reputation; Performance forecast; Risk-adjusted returns;

    Abstract : This paper looks at corporate reputation and its effect on future firm performance using the Reputation Quotient (RQ) produced by Harris Interactive Inc. as proxy for reputation. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Swedish equity market: Anomalies and pricing contributions using portfolio sorting techniques

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Max Hulth; Gustav Nilsson; [2018-07-04]
    Keywords : Asset pricing; Anomalies; Portfolio sorting; CAPM; Fama French three-factor model; Carhart four-factor model;

    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Financial integration and international asset pricing of Chinese stock markets

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Ho Wai NG; Weiwei Zhu; [2018]
    Keywords : Financial integration; International asset pricing; Emerging Market Finance;

    Abstract : Our analysis draws several meaningful findings. First, we find that there is predictability of Chinese stock market return on latent variables which include common and local specific information. We also find that the conditional volatility and local price of risk are time varying for China. READ MORE

  4. 4. Models explaining the average return on the Stockholm Stock Exchange

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Jämtander Jämtander; [2018]
    Keywords : Asset Pricing Model; P E ratio; CAPM; Market Efficiency; Market return; risk-free rate; Anomaly; Behavioral finance; Fama-French Three Factor Model; Fama-French Four Factor Model; Stockholm Stock Exchange; Market value; Book-to-market value; Portfolio; OLS-regression;

    Abstract : Using three different models, we examine the determinants of average stock returns on the Stockholm Stock Exchange during 2012-2016. By using time-series data, we find that a Fama-French three-factor model (directed at capturing size and book-to-market ratio) functions quite well in the Swedish stock market and is able to explain the variation in returns better than the traditional CAPM. READ MORE

  5. 5. Trade-offs of ETFs - An Examination of Clean and Dirty Exchange Traded Funds in the Energy Sector

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Mattias Hasselsjö; Shaicoan Tang; [2016-06-27]
    Keywords : performance evaluation; exchange traded funds; sustainable investment; responsible investment;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate if there is a difference in performance between clean and dirty exchange traded funds (ETFs) during the examination period January 2011¬–March 2016. Dirty ETFs are defined as ETFs that allocate in non-environmentally friendly industries such as oil or coal industries. READ MORE