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Asset pricing and information efficiency of the Ghana stock market

Kofi A. Osei

Asset pricing and information efficiency of the Ghana stock market

by Kofi A. Osei

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Published by African Economic Research Consortium in Nairobi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ghana.
    • Subjects:
    • Stock exchanges -- Ghana.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Kofi A. Osei.
      SeriesAERC research paper ;, 115
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC800.A1 A342 no. 115
      The Physical Object
      Pagination33 p. :
      Number of Pages33
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3614305M
      ISBN 109966944656
      LC Control Number2002375322
      OCLC/WorldCa51060469

      The efficient-market hypothesis is a hypothesis in financial economics that states that asset prices reflect all available information. A direct implication is that it is impossible to "beat the market" consistently on a risk-adjusted basis since market prices should only react to new information. Since risk adjustment is central to the EMH, and yet the EMH does not specify a model of risk, the EMH is . Sep 14,  · Warren Buffett has called The Intelligent Investor, “by far the best book on investing ever written.”. He continues: “Chapters 8 and 20 have been the bedrock of my investing activities for more than 60 years. I suggest that all investors read those chapters and reread them every time the market has been especially strong or weak.

      Another strand of the asset pricing research uses distinctive aspects of the stock market to 1In a survey of empirical research on China’s stock market, Lu and Fu () find that the average number of articles on this topic published in seven top finance journals rose from one per year over , to over five per year during 2. Start studying Chapter Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. For adequately diversified common stock portfolios, market effects often account for percent and more of the variability of the portfolio's return. Capital Asset Pricing Model. d. Capital Asset Pricing Model.

      Glossary of Stock Market Terms. Clear Search. Asset pricing model. Asset stripper. Please opt-in to receive news and information about Nasdaq’s services. The efficient market hypothesis (EMH) Efficient market: prices of securities in the market should fully and quickly reflect all available information, which means that market prices should be close to intrinsic values (market in equilibrium) Levels of market efficiency Weak-form efficiency - stock prices already reflect all information contained in.


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Asset pricing and information efficiency of the Ghana stock market by Kofi A. Osei Download PDF EPUB FB2

ASSET PRICING AND INFORMATION EFFICIENCY OF THE GHANA STOCK MARKET 1 1. Introduction Macroeconomic and financial statement information play a vital role in the functioning of stock markets. At both the individual and the institutional investor levels, information is important in the selection of portfolios of equity securities, bonds and other investments.

The study looks at two main objectives, the asset pricing characteristics and the response to annual earnings announcements of the Ghana Stock Market (GSM). The study hypothesizes that the GSM, as a typical African emerging stock market, is not efficient with respect to annual earnings information releases to the market.

Asset pricing and information efficiency of the Ghana Stock Market. asset pricing characteristics and response to annual earnings announcement of the Ghana Stock market. He concluded that Ghana Stock Market is not efficient with respect to annual earnings information releases to the Ghanian Market.

Madhumita Chakraborty () investigated the stock price behaviour using daily closing figures of. This paper examines the weak-form efficiency of listed firms on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) by applying the Random Walk Hypothesis using weekly closing stock prices on the GSE from January.

Asset pricing and information efficiency of the Ghana Stock Market: Research Papers: RP Analysis of the Factors Affecting the Development of an Emerging Capital Market:The Case of the Ghana Stock Market: Research Papers: RP Traditional and Asset Pricing characteristics of the Nigerian Stock Exchange: Research Papers.

Ross / - Intertemporal Asset Pricing Theory / Darrell Duffle / - Tests of Multifactor Pricing Models, Volatility Bounds and Portfolio Performance / Wayne E. Ferson / - Consumption-Based Asset Pricing / John y Campbell / - The Equity Premium in Retrospect / Rainish Mehra and Edward c.

Prescott / - Anomalies and Market Efficiency / William 4/5(1). Lecture 10 Market Efficiency Fin Asset Pricing EMH ⇒Martingale Property • A stock price is always at the “fair” level (fundamental value) • ⇒discounted stock price/gain process is a Martingale process [using the equivalent martingale measure E*[.] ] ¾A stock price reacts to.

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information market than the pricing efficiency of the securities market. Base on the EMH model, an individual investor do not have an advantage in predicting a return on a stock price due to the fact that no individual has access to information not already available to everyone else.

The Ghana Stock Market been the primary. May 17,  · Overview of Financial Management and Environment Multiple Choice Questions: 99 MCQs.

Portfolio Theory and Asset Pricing Models Multiple Choice Questions: 65 MCQs. Risk, Return, and Capital Asset Pricing Model Multiple Choice Questions: 76 MCQs. Stocks Valuation and Stock Market Equilibrium Multiple Choice Questions: 85 chickashacf.coms: 1.

emerging market, it is imperative to establish the efficiency or inefficiency of its stock market so that the most optimal investment strategies could be implemented thus equipping academicians and practitioners to be better informed.

For the purposes of our research work, therefore, an. The efficient market hypothesis states that asset prices in financial markets should reflect all available information; as a consequence, prices should always be consistent with ‘fundamentals’.

In this paper, we discuss the main ideas behind the efficient market hypothesis, and provide a guide as to which of its predictions seem. Liquidity together with book-to-market equity explains cross-sectional returns.

Furthermore, the well-documented value premium is explained by a liquidity-augmented Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM), and the result is robust in the presence of distress factors and a battery of macroeconomic variables.

Financial asset – pricing theories try to understand why certain capital assets have higher expected it can be shown that in an efficient market where stock prices respond Ghana’s capital market, the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE), is thus one of the emerging markets of the world.

The market ischaracterized by. The efficient market hypothesis is associated with the idea of a “random walk,” which is a term loosely used in the finance literature to characterize a price series where all subsequent price changes represent random departures from previous chickashacf.com by: The Effect of Financial Leverage and Market Size on Stock Returns on the Ghana Stock Exchange: Evidence from Selected Stocks in the Manufacturing Sector Prince Acheampong 1, Evans Agalega & Albert Kwabena Shibu2 1 Department of Accountancy, Koforidua Polytechnic, chickashacf.com KF, Koforidua, Ghana 2 Ghana Commercial Bank Ltd., Ghana.

The price-to-book (P/B) ratio is used to show how much a company’s valuation is generated by its book value. P/B is important in the analysis of financial firms, and it is also useful for identifying the level of speculation present in a stock’s valuation.

Enterprise value (EV) to earnings before interest, taxes. Oct 25,  · Abstract. There is conflicting evidence on the applicability of Capital Asset Pricing Model in the Indian stock market. Data for stocks listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange was analysed using a number of tests from tothe period which roughly coincides with the period after liberalization and initiation of capital market chickashacf.com: Raj S.

Dhankar. Disagreement and the Stock Market by Harrison Hong and Jeremy C. Stein. Published in volume 21, issue 2, pages of Journal of Economic Perspectives, SpringAbstract: A large catalog of variables with no apparent connection to risk has been shown to forecast stock returns, both in the ti.

Stock Market Volatility and Learning ∗ Klaus Adam, Albert Marcet, and Juan Pablo Nicolini Working Paper February ABSTRACT Consumption-based asset pricing models with time-separable preferences can generate realistic amounts of stock price volatility if one allows for small deviations from rational expectations.

We.Price efficiency is the belief that asset prices reflect the possession of all available information by all market participants. Weak form efficiency is one of the degrees of efficient market hypothesis that claims all past prices of a stock are reflected in today's stock price.In the context of the capital asset pricing model, the systematic measure of risk is captured by _____.

either high book-to-market firms are underpriced or the book-to-market ratio is a proxy for a systematic risk factor stock price changes that are random and unpredictable. Among the important characteristics of market efficiency is.