Sökning: "share repurchases"

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  1. 1. Executive Stock Incentives and Corporate Payout Policy: How do executive stock incentives affect payouts, and can they be used to mitigate the free cash flow problem?

    C-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Författare :Carl Hedin; Max Thorwalls; [2022]
    Nyckelord :Executive Stock Incentives; Corporate Payout Policy; Free Cash Flow Problem; S P 1500;

    Sammanfattning : Using data on 849 companies included in the S&P 1500 Index during 2015-2019, this study provides an overview of how executive held shares and stock options affect companies' payout policies. By examining how executive stock incentives relate to the magnitude and composition of payouts, we aim to establish whether such incentives can be utilized to mitigate the free cash flow problem defined by Jensen (1986). LÄS MER

  2. 2. Patterns and Determinants of Payout Policy in the 21-st Century : A study of the Nordic Countries.

    Master-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Författare :Tatiana Silva da Costa; Abubacarr Sidy Nyassi; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Firms’ factors; cash dividends; share repurchases; payout ratio; Dividend Irrelevance Theory; Signaling Theory; Agency Theory; Life-cycle Theory; Substitution and Flexibility Hypotheses;

    Sammanfattning : Payout policies is one of the most discussed topics in corporate finance. Since Miller & Modigliani (1961) dividend irrelevance theory, which was based on perfect markets, many theories have been developed in order to incorporate market imperfections to payout decisions. LÄS MER

  3. 3. A Study of the Relevance of the Dividend Irrelevance - A quantitative study on the relationship between dividend policy and firm value for US listed firms from a financial management perspective

    D-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Författare :Emelie Frankendal; Johanna Ingemarson; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Financial Management; Dividend Policy; Valuation; Company Characteristics;

    Sammanfattning : In this study, we examine the relation between firms' existing dividend policy and their current firm value for US listed firm during 2015-2019. The relation is investigated using regressions on the enterprise value against the payout ratio and the payout mix (the proportion of cash dividends to share repurchases), and a set of control variables. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Does Corporate Liquidity Affect Dividend Policy? : A Quantitative Study on Public European Firms

    Magister-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Författare :Jakob Johansson; Hallberg Martin; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Corporate Liquidity; Dividend Policy; Agency Theory; Shareholder Theory; Signaling Theory; Stakeholder Theory; Liquidity Preference Theory; Panel Data.;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines the relationship between corporate liquidity and dividend policy. The corporate liquidity is measured by proven liquidity ratios and the dividend policy is divided into cash dividends and share repurchases. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Factors influencing the share repurchase decision : A look into Nordic firms

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Författare :Fredric Wållberg; Ezra Anglemier; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Corporate Governance; Share Repurchases; Logistic regression; Payout Policy;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis investigates the relationship between share repurchase decisions and severalfinancial variables the year before. We link financial theories such as signaling,substitution, leverage, excess capital, corporate governance, employee stock option, andlegitimacy theory to this relationship and create a hypothesis to test in a quantitative study. LÄS MER