Essays about: "thesis topic on the stock market"

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  1. 1. Security Transaction Taxes and Long-Term Volatility

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk historia och internationella relationer

    Author : Guillem Ventura I Gabarró; [2021]
    Keywords : Securities tax; financial transaction tax; volatility; financial market; Tobin tax;

    Abstract : The impact of Security Transaction Taxes (STTs) on the financial market has been studied by authors for decades, showing mixed results between positive, negative, or insignificant relations between STTs and financial volatility. This thesis adds a new approach to previous studies by taking an innovative long-term approach to the topic, analysing the effect of both the New York State STT (1905 – 1981) and the United States STT (1914 – 1966) on volatility in the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and NASDAQ as measured by the S&P500 Index. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Decision Reaching Process within Product Elimination : A case study at PharmaCompany

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Jacob Hussein; Elis Lidberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Product elimination; decision reaching process; Stock keeping unit; pharmaceutical industry; Produktbortagning; beslutfattningsprocessen; SKU; Läkemedelsindustri;

    Abstract : Globalization and market competition drives new product development. As a consequence, companies are forced to eliminate products more frequently. However, the process of eliminating products is often overlooked both in academia and in practice. READ MORE

  3. 3. DOES IT PAY TO BE ESG? : An empirical analysis of sustainability in the Nordic countries from a risk and valuation perspective

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Corentin Arnou; Marcus Hammarstedt; [2021]
    Keywords : ESG; Cost of equity; Sustainable finance; Price-to-earnings ratio; Price-to-book ratio; Enterprise value to earnings before interest and taxes ratio; Covid-19; Shareholder’s theory; Stakeholder’s theory; Information asymmetry;

    Abstract : In the field of sustainable finance, Environmental-, Social- and Governance-ratings (ESG) have become an acknowledged measurement of a firm's sustainability performance. The increased awareness of sustainability issues in today's society is undeniable. READ MORE

  4. 4. Comparison of linear regression and neural networks for stock price prediction

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Signaler och system

    Author : Nils Karlsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Stock market; Stock market prediction; prediction; neural network; feed forward neural network; artificial neural network; linear regression; finance; efficient market hypothesis; EMH;

    Abstract : Stock market prediction has been a hot topic lately due to advances in computer technology and economics. One economic theory, called Efficient Market Hypothesis (EMH), states that all known information is already factored into the prices which makes it impossible to predict the stock market. READ MORE

  5. 5. Index prediction on the Swedish stock market using natural language processing methods on Swedish news

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Erik Ris; Axel Sjöberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Stock market prediction; Index prediction; Sentiment analysis; Topic modelling; LDA; Swedish newspaper data; NLP; Machine Learning; RNN; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : This master thesis explores if topic modelling and sentiment analysis on Swedish financial newspaper data can be used to predict the direction of the Swedish stock market. A pipeline was set up where full length articles as well as article summaries were fed into a topic model and a sentiment analysis model. READ MORE