The term dividend refers to that part of profits of a company which is distributed by the
company among its shareholders. It is the reward of the shareholders for investments made
by them in the shares of the company. The investors are interested in earning the maximum
return on t...
Dividend policy is concerned with taking a decision regarding paying cash dividend in the present or paying an increased dividend at a later stage. The firm could also pay in the form of stock dividends which unlike cash dividends do not provide liquidity to the investors, however,...
Dividend policy is concerned with financial policies regarding paying cash dividend in the present or paying an increased dividend at a later stage. Whether to issue dividends, and what amount, is determined mainly on the basis of the company's unappropriated profit (excess cash) and...
EFFECT OF DIVIDEND PAYMENT ON STOCK PRICES CASE STUDY OF NAIROBI STOCK EXCHANGE 20 SHARE INDEX
GROUP PRESENTATION Submitted by
Submitted to the Department of Finance in partial fulfillment of the Financial Seminar Course; University Of Nairobi.
Structure 15.1 Introduction 15.2 Traditional Approach 15.3 Dividend Relevance Model 15.3.1 15.3.2 Walter Model Gordon’s Dividend Capitalization Model
15.4 Dividend Irrelevance Theory: ...
Challenges and Perspectives
John McAuley, Joanne Duberley and Phil Johnson
This book is, to my knowledge, the most comprehensive and reliable guide to organisational theory currently available. What is needed is a text that will give a good idea of the breadth and...
The Dividend Policy And It’s Conflicts
Dividends are payouts to shareholders and ivestors when the company is in a profitable state. There are many different financials that a company must go through to determine a dividend payout ratio. A company uses either Walter’s model...
“The choice of dividend policy and its potential to change over time”
In the world of corporate finance, there comes a time when management must make an important decision with regards to the distribution of the firm’s profits to its shareholders. The first choice they must...
The optimal dividend policy of a firm depends on investor’s desire for capital gains as
opposed to income, their willingness to forgo dividend now for future returns, and their
perception of the risk associated with postponement of returns.
However any normative approach to divide...
Effects of Dividends on Stock Prices in Nepal
Rabindra Joshi* Abstract
This paper examines the impact of dividends on stock price in the context of Nepal. A majority of earlier studies conducted in developed countries show that dividend has a strong effect than retained earnings. The study examines...
1.1 BACKGROUND OF STUDY
The owner or shareholder of any business expect their investment to earn a return that reward is expected to be commensurate with the perceived riskiness of the investment.
There are many alternative vehicles for the investment of capital, so a...
THE EFFECT OF DIVIDEND POLICY ON THE MARKET PRICE OF SHARES IN NIGERIA: CASE STUDY OF FIFTEEN QUOTED COMPANIES
Dr. J. J. Adefila Department of Accountancy, University of Maiduguri, Dr. J. A. Oladipo and J.O Adeoti, Both of the Department of Business Administration, University of Ilorin ABST...
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FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING THEORY AND ANALYSIS
TEXT AND CASES
Richard G. Schroeder
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Myrtle W. Clark
University of Kentucky
Jack M. Cathey
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
JOHN WILEY & S...
The term dividend refers to that part of profits of a company which is distributed by the company among its shareholders. It is the reward of the shareholders for investments made by them in the shares of the company. The investors are interested in earning the maxim...
The study also examines the influence of liquidity, leverage, profitability, growth, and ownership structure, and market capitalization on the dividend rate. The study reveals that as per dividend irrelevance theory dividend policy has no influence on value of the firm for the reason of h...
DEBATE WHETHER GALTUNG AND RUGE'S (1967) MODEL OF THE NEWS VALUE IS STILL RELEVANT IN AN AGE OF NEW MEDIA, CITIZEN JOURNALISM AND USER-GENERATED CONTENT.'
The media in Western society provides a fourth estate' that alleges a neutral, objective and balanced perspective, independent of polit...