Capital Structure Essays and Term Papers

  • Capital Structure

    Corporate Capital Structure Authors Henri Servaes Professor of Finance London Business School The Theory and Practice of Corporate Capital Structure Peter Tufano Sylvan C. Coleman Professor of Financial Management Harvard Business School Editors James Ballingall Capital Structure and Risk...

      18297 Words | 66 Pages   Valuation (finance), Capital structure, Pecking order theory, Modigliani–Miller theorem

  • Capital Structure and Debt Structure

    Capital Structure and Debt Structure* Joshua D. Rauh Kellogg School of Management and NBER Amir Sufi University of Chicago Booth School of Business and NBER February 2010 *We thank Doug Diamond, Anil Kashyap, Gordon Phillips, Michael Roberts, Toni Whited, Luigi Zingales, and seminar participants...

      19597 Words | 58 Pages   Bond credit rating, High-yield debt, Securitization, Corporate finance

  • Capital Structure

    FACTORS EFFECTING CAPITAL STRUCTURE OF TATA MOTORS Capital structure   The objective of any company is to mix the permanent sources of funds used by it in a manner that will maximize the company market price. The Proper mix of funds is referred to as the optimal capital structure. Whenever the...

      333 Words | 3 Pages   Cost of capital, Capital structure, Finance, Leverage (finance)

  • Capital Structure

    company’s total capital structure that is financed by debts. The ratio is calculated as: According to the balance sheet dated May 31, 2014, Nike had a total debt of $1.373 billion, and total shareholders’ equity of $10.824 billion. Computing these numbers gives a debt to total capital ratio of 11...

      1206 Words | 4 Pages   Stock, Beta (finance), Dividend, Dividend yield

  • capital structure

    A review of capital structure theories 1.0 Introduction One of the most contentious financial issues that have provoked intense academic research during the last decades is the theory of capital structure. Capital structure can be defined as a 'Mix of different securities issued by a firm' (Brealey...

      1069 Words | 3 Pages   Debt, Capital structure, Modigliani–Miller theorem, Finance

  • Cost of Capital and Capital Structure

    The electronic private automatic branch exchange (EPABX) is equipment that has made day-to-day working in the offices much simpler, especially in the area of communication. The EPABX may be defined as a switching system that makes available both internal and external stitching functions of any organisation...

      1300 Words | 8 Pages  

  • CAPITAL STRUCTURE

    Capital structure describes how a corporation has organized its capital—how it obtains the financial resources with which it operates its business. Businesses adopt various capital structures to meet both internal needs for capital and external requirements for returns on shareholders investments. As...

      1599 Words | 5 Pages   Asset, Capital structure, Retained earnings, Share (finance)

  • Capital Structure

    JOURNAL OF FINANCE . VOL. L, NO. 5 . DECEMBER 1995 What Do We Know about Capital Structure? Some Evidence from International Data RAGHURAM G. RAJAN and LUIGI ZINGALES* ABSTRACT We investigate the determinants of capital structure choice by analyzing the financing decisions of puhlic firms in the major...

      13347 Words | 63 Pages   Capital structure, Book value, Bankruptcy, Chapter 11, Title 11, United States Code

  • Capital Structure

    Directors and Board Independence Empirically, we find that the local supply of director candidates available to a firm has important effects on board structure and independent director representation, even after controlling for determinants of board design uncovered in earlier research. Firms close to larger...

      22417 Words | 78 Pages   Endogeneity (applied statistics), Median, Board of directors, Linear regression

  • Capital Structure

    Capital Structure Decision A Summary Prepared By:Harsh Mehta: 40344 Hiral Dodia: 60226 Mihir Gada: 61183 Pratik Ganatra: 64510 Sweta Shah: 60641 Course: Financial Management 2 Instructor: Prof. J Mamtora Chapter 20: Capital Structure Decision Introduction This chapter discusses different kinds...

      2623 Words | 10 Pages   Capital structure, Capital market, Cost of capital, Debt

  • Capital Structure

    large financial market for people to share. This report aims to discuss the following items; the systematic Risk, Source of finance, Capital structure and cost of capital and then dividend policy of Westfield group. Firstly, we estimate the systematic risk of the company indicating what beta for Westfield...

      3910 Words | 11 Pages   Dividend policy, Beta (finance), Stock, Equity (finance)

  • Capital Structure

    chapter discussed the summary of findings on the determinants of capital structure in plantations sector. Suggestion also include in this chapter for future research. 5.1 Conclusions This study examined the determinants of capital structure under plantations sector in Malaysia. It focused on plantation...

      529 Words | 2 Pages   Interest, Finance, Market liquidity, Capital structure

  • Capital Structure

    THE IMPLICATIONS OF CAPITAL STRUCTURE THEORY AND REGULATION FOR SOUTH AFRICAN BANKING INSTITUTIONS By WESLEY NAIDU Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree MAGISTER COMMERCII in FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT SCIENCES In the FACULTY OF ECONOMIC AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCES At the UNIVERSITY...

      29457 Words | 105 Pages   Return on equity, Corporate finance, Modigliani–Miller theorem, Discounted cash flow

  • capital structure

    Capital Structure Financial Seminar DFI 605 Group Members Nidhi Batta D61/79041/2012 Caleb Musau Kivuva D61/79601/2012 Tom Mbuya Odundo D61/78251/2012 CathrineWanjiku Kamau D61/60682/2013 Daniel Mwangi Mwaniki D61/84153/2012 Ndiangui James Wambugu D61/79627/2012 ...

      8165 Words | 30 Pages   Return on equity, Pecking order theory, Trade-off theory of capital structure, Cost of capital

  • Capital Structure

    Introduction Capital structure (CS) is one of the most important aspects of the Financial Management of any organization. It aims is to identify and implement the best capital structure proportion possible that suits the organizations needs and objectives. An optimal Capital structure boosts the prosperity...

      3498 Words | 12 Pages   Leverage (finance), Capital structure, Pecking order theory, Cost of capital

  • capital structure

    mirror image, and cause regular confusion for a dyslexic person. Some students make a point of always writing the letter 'b' as an upper-case or capital 'B', as they find this much easier to remember in terms of the direction it faces. 2.3.6 Difficulties with math/s One feature of dyslexia is...

      5741 Words | 26 Pages   Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Learning disability, Synthetic phonics

  • Capital Structure

    ownership control and external …nance: a theory of capital structure Xuewen Liu London School of Economics This version: January, 2006 Abstract This paper provides a new theory of the …rm’ capital structure. It shows that capital structure s can act as a commitment mechanism for the …rm to resolve...

      11309 Words | 59 Pages   Capital structure, Pecking order theory, Stock, Private equity

  • Capital Structure

    | PROJECT ON CAPITAL STRUCTURE | | FORE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT | | | ACKNOWLEDGEMENT We are very thankful to everyone who all supported us to complete our project effectively. We are grateful to Prof.Himanshu Joshi for providing us proper guidelines and moral support regarding...

      4506 Words | 19 Pages   Student's t-test, P-value, Electricity sector in India, Bharti Airtel

  • Capital Structure

    support Apix leadership, we will explain capital structure and determine weighted average cost of capital (WACC) from the assumption provided by Mary Francis. Furthermore, we will show how WACC and Capital Structure can be leveraged to find out the viability of the capital project. Additionally, we will explain...

      1020 Words | 4 Pages   Return on equity, Security (finance), Finance, Net present value

  • capital structure

    CFOS MAKE CAPITAL BUDGETING AND CAPITAL STRUCTURE DECISIONS? by John Graham and Campbell Harvey, Duke University* e recently conducted a comprehensive survey that analyzed the current practice of corporate finance, with particular focus on the areas of capital budgeting and capital structure. The survey...

      10840 Words | 40 Pages   Internal rate of return, Trade-off theory of capital structure, Stock, Valuation (finance)