First, the company should take on investment projects that offer higher rate of return and regardless of the preferences of the firms owners. Shareholders wealth will be maximized by investing in as many such projects as are available. Second, investments preferences of individual shareholders are irrelevant in making corporate investment decisions. If Costco Wholesale Company […]

Contrary to Modigliani and Miller (1958, MM hereafter), Capital Structure is not irrelevant when we consider a firm with a dividend payout policy. This article extends the MM capital structure theorem by relaxing the full payout assumption and introducing retention policy. The theoretical contribution shows that it is possible to verify the theorem when we […]

The average investor will tell you that he or she invests for one reason and one reason only: to make a profit. No investor ever invests their money with the goal of making a loss. In fact, profitable earnings (also known as dividends) are usually one of the biggest factors that influence an investor’s decision […]

Dividend policies are the guidelines and regulations that companies develop and implement as the means of arranging to make dividend payments to shareholders. Establishing a specific dividend policy is to the advantage of both the company and the shareholder. In order to make sure the policy is workable, a company should develop a viable policy […]

INTRODUCTION The paper starts by examining the effect of taxes on earning of a corporation in respect of dividends & capital gains. In the journal article prepared by (Brennan, 1970) he asserted through the work of (Selwyn, 1967) that “corporate earnings are paid out entirely as dividends and are taxed as personal income.” In addition […]

Dividend policy has been an issue of interest in financial literature since Joint Stock Companies came into existence. Dividends are commonly defined as the distribution of earnings (past or present) in real assets among the shareholders of the firm in proportion to their ownership. Dividend policy connotes to the payout policy, which managers pursue in […]

This paper is to test the relationship between management compensation and the dividend payout and the effect of public ownership, state ownership as well as family ownership will be taken into consideration. Dividend policy has long been a difficult task for the directors since it will be influenced by different factors. Different research papers have […]

NSE Research Initiative, Project Report no. 229 / 2009 Determinants and the Stability of Dividends in India: Application of Dynamic Partial Adjustment Equation using Extended Instrumental Variable Approach Dr. Manoj Subhash Kamat Dr. Manasvi Manoj Kamat Summary This paper improves on earlier research on stability and determinants of dividend policies by using a more advanced […]

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The effects of the introduction of Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) into the UK property/financial market. Executive Summary The review by Kate Barker on the property market UK. Gordon Brown announced in his 2003 Pre-Budget Report that he would consider changing the tax rules to allowUS-style REITs in 2005. (Moneyweek) Property Industry in the UK […]

Chapter 1 Introduction My dissertation is based on two important areas of financial management (i) investment decisions (ii) sources of business finance. Decision on both areas has got critical importance for the business. The importance of investment decision can be checked from these words” for long term survival of the company capital budgeting decisions are […]

The company dividend policy is the 1 of the quite essential challenge of progress company finance. John Linter (1956) designed the dividend design which becomes really well-known and acknowledged as Linter Partial Adjustment Product. In accordance to the Linter each and every companies i has goal dividend payout ratio (ri). By working with the focus […]

Different studies suggest that dividend payment has no impact on share holder value in the absence of taxes and market imperfection. Whenever companies have surplus earning, they should invest it in projects having positive net present value. Another approach is that, the stock value depends upon expected future dividend of that stock. So companies must […]

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Title: Corporate Finance – Topps Tiles 1. Topps Tiles is one of the leading UK retailer and distributor of ceramic tiles, wooden flooring and related products. It is a FTSE 250 index company. Topps Tiles is a highly cash generative company with rapidly increasing earnings per share. Over the last five years, its earnings per […]

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background: Dividend policy is an important component of the corporate financial management policy. It is a policy used by the firm to decide as to how much cash it should reinvest in its business through expansion or share repurchases and how much to pay out to its shareholders in dividends. Dividend is […]

Dividends and the implication of dividend options have been the topic of considerably debate, specially in the current financial crisis where buyers and other stakeholders are becoming increasingly nervous about the economical standing of corporations in which they have an interest. On a fundamental degree, dividends also give a standard income to traders and, as […]

This section highlights the relationship between dividend policy and share price with the views of various researchers in order to specifyconsiderateregarding the related studies. The next following part will feature the intense research by financial academic on company dividend policy to determine a link between dividend policy and value of firm. This section will get […]

Corporate finance is defined as, the finance study with financial decisions business enterprises make and the tools and analysis used to make these decisions. Or A company division alarmed the financial operation. In most businesses raising money in corporate finance in different projects. Corporate finance is the method of raising funds or assets for any […]

The aim of this study is to investigate the relationship between accounting conservatism and dividend policy in Tehran Stock Exchange. To do so, a sample of 90 firms is selected to be studied during the period of 2004 to 2011. Basu (1997) model is extended for measuring accounting conservatism. The results show the there is […]

The generation of fund is a single of the most critical choices for corporations. When the firm is not able to generate sufficient interior money to spend in several projects then firm just take a final decision to issue credit card debt or fairness for funds. The goal of research is to ascertain the fiscal […]

There are many kinds of fairness and financial debt that constitute a capital framework. Normally, the components that make up these two asset lessons are bonds, chosen inventory, and popular stock. It also clarifies the funding approaches it has made use of to perform advancement initiatives these as study and development or getting belongings. […]

This paper overview Omer Brav’s empirical review on cash, cash framework and economic coverage on privately held corporations in respect of their community counterparts. Aim will be place on the major author’s conclusions together with the brief description of the methodology and data made use of in assistance of the findings. Introduction Brav has empirically […]

Dividend policy and the factors behind its determination are considered to be a widely tackled topic in the world of modern finance given the indefinite theories supporting its crucial impact on the firm’s value and hence arousing great controversy. Most of the research implemented tackled developed markets as opposed to emerging markets which are believed […]

1.What are agency prices, and how are agency expenditures of fiscal distress distinct from company gains of leverage? Reveal their impact on calculating the worth of a company with financial distress. Agency fees arise when conflicts of fascination arise amid stakeholders and will have to be paid out out to an agent performing on behalf […]

The main purpose of this research is to investigate how the determinants of the capital structure (leverage) and the dividend payout policy impact the agency cost theory. Literature review part picked up the relevant material related to agency theory, leverage, and dividends payout policy. The literature review section goes through the agency cost literature, and […]

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