Essays Tagged: "Share price"

Market Strategy Environment

ments in the financial performance of a company can be followed by a sharp fall in the price of its shares. Results that moderately exceed consensus forecasts can propel its share price to new heights ... abit of regularly defying logic, it is not surprising that many managers do not use total return to shareholders (TRS)--dividends plus appreciation in share prices--as their primary decision-making to ...

(4 pages) 124 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

This report includes information regarding to the background and significance of interest rate to the capital market.

quity, government securities, corporate bonds and bank term loans. Low interest rate have increased share price of many companies as well as their profit. Regarding to securities, when interest rate i ... ong-term low interest rate affect financial market, participants and financial institutions. In the share market, the transactions will be increased due to prospective economic growth. It can also inc ...

(10 pages) 179 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Case study on Xerox's downfall - Analysis and remedies

rox experienced decades of success. However, things drastically changed from the year 2000. Xerox's share price had fallen below $4, from a high of $64 a year earlier. Moreover, the copying and printi ... inting giants around the world (especially the Japanese companies) were taking chunks of its market share.What caused the downfall of Xerox?The downfall of Xerox is a result of technological change an ...

(3 pages) 227 0 2.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

What three risks and their specific consequences did TA-Orange face when entering the Thai Mobile phone market?

ors. Advanced Information Services (AIS) reportedly lost 15% to 17% of its earnings for 2002. Their share price fell more than 20%, making shareholders at risk of getting trapped in the grill of wanin ... that this will lead to severe rebates and a rise in promotion, ultimately declining the provisional share price and profit projections. Leading us to the next problem. Cutting the taxes on all ...

(2 pages) 17 0 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Tabcorp Holdings Ltd: The main purpose of this project is to let you apply the valuation principle learned in this subject to conduct the fundamental analysis on the share value.

Tabcorp Holding Ltd (TAH)Opinion Data (as 30/June/2004)Recommendation Strong BuyCurrent share price $14.24Valuation $18.43Market capitalisation $5,920 mIntrinsic Share ValueThe Tabcorp Hol ... alculator - Valuepro.xls. It uses a two-stage discounted cash flow model to determine the intrinsic share price.In the first stage of the model, the company is assumed to grow at a fixed rate. The gro ... iscounted to present value to give the NPV of the company. Dividing the NPV figure by the number of shareholders provides the intrinsic share price.The model uses a Weighted Average Cost of Capital ca ...

(9 pages) 68 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Company Cashflow Summary Analysis of Target and Walmart.

345 million, in the most recent quarter as revenue increased 15 percent, to $9.59 billion. Target's share price rose 27 percent last year, although it is off around 6 percent this year. By comparison, ...

(3 pages) 226 0 5.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Investment apprial.

ferent objectives within firms, and we assume that increasing the value of the stock (or maximising share price and maximising shareholders' wealth) is the main objective of financial management. The ... , the payback rule does not consider the risk involved in an investment. By using the NPV rule, the shareholders can require a higher rate of return if the investment is considered riskier, while by u ...

(3 pages) 122 0 3.7 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Husky Energy Stock Analysis

and gas company, is one of the top ten leaders in the industry among Canadian companies. At $57 per share as of October 17, 2005, HE's share price still has potential to increase although it had tripl ... the potential growth of HE can be foresee. Thus, investors should take the opportunity to purchase shares of this growing and profiting energy company.The results of expansion have shown in the 2005 ...

(2 pages) 36 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Importance of Efficient Market Hypothesis

observing the stock price. "In major stock markets...a rational consensus will be reached as to the share prices which best reflect the prospects for future cash flows..." (Bowman, 1994, p2). With mil ... millions of traders as monitoring mechanism, management's good or bad decisions will reflect on the share price instantly. Since the primary objective for managers is to maximize the company's share p ...

(1 pages) 86 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Management accounting methods for WCP. discuss.

ion industry: a market identified as competitive in terms of price and quality. In 2005, the market share price of WCP fell, the company lost £1.7 million, highlighting a potential recession in ... nce to financial stringency in all aspects. Until now, WCP have simply produced annual accounts for shareholders and to satisfy accounting regulations, it is assumed that there has been some annual re ...

(9 pages) 140 0 4.6 Mar/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Global Communications Gap Analysis

nd a communication issue for GC (Global communication). The company is in financial crisis with its share price deteriorating at a rapid rate, and the executive team is under tremendous pressure to ch ... nfidence in GC's ability to emerge from the pandemonium as a winner which is also reflected in GC's share price which declined from $28 to $11 in three years time span.There are some factors which hav ...

(14 pages) 411 0 5.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Accounting concepts and policy

idering making an offer for Safeway. "In approximately equal amounts of cash and Sainsbury's dosing share price on Fri 10 January 2003, would result in a value in a value per Safeway share in excess o ... and Tosco's , makes this potential transaction a highly attractive opportunity to create value for shareholders and customers. Now I'm going to provide a framework of accounting concepts to explain h ...

(6 pages) 81 0 3.3 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

What Is A Price Earning Ratio?

P/E is an easy way for anyone to see the ratio of a company's share price to its per-share earnings. For example, a P/E ratio of 10 means that the company has $1 ... its per-share earnings. For example, a P/E ratio of 10 means that the company has $1 of annual, per-share earnings for every $10 in share price. Earnings by definition are after all taxes etc. A compa ... fter all taxes etc. A companies P/E ratio is calculated by dividing the current market price of one share of the companies stock by the companies per share earnings. The per share earning are calculat ...

(1 pages) 448 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

PART C (II) Benefits of Computerised System T he introduction

he use of some computer packages which calculate the investment appraisal. It calculates the market share price as well as the future growth of the share using one system.Quality improvement is a majo ...

(2 pages) 406 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Nike's Weighted Average Cost of Capital

Nike is the largest athletic shoe and apparel company in the world with a market share of nearly forty percent. The company incorporated in 1968, and has been headed by Phillip Knig ... mongst the consultants here at Prime Seven, we feel that our calculations prove that Nike?s current share price is overvalued. In addition to this, we have also found that Nike has faced a decline in ... e also found that Nike has faced a decline in growth in revenue and net income, a decline in market share, a series of questionable labor practices, and a slumping United States Economy. For these rea ...

(6 pages) 136 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Clothing, Footwear and Cosmetics

Investment report on GOOG Company using DCF Model

the 4th Quarter of 2006, Google acquired YouTube, a consumer media company for people to watch and share original videos worldwide through a web experience. Google recognizes as revenue the fees char ... we need to drill down to the Google's financial statements and future cash flows. To determine the share price is good enough for the share holders, we initially determine the future cash flows of th ...

(14 pages) 41 0 0.0 May/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Google

ce1. How did the corporation perform the past year overall in terms of return on investment, market share, and profitability?Google inc. Operates in the technological sector and more specifically in t ... industry.As we can see, from the financial data about Google Inc., the company had a stable market share during 2007 till September the same year. From September 2007 the share price started increasi ...

(83 pages) 764 1 5.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Evaluation of Woolworth's Holding

533;63.2 Financial Information Overview �63.3 Historical Performance Analysis �63.3.1 Share Price �73.3.2 Dividends Growth �73.3.3 Earnings �83.3.4 Sales Growth A ... Estimating the period of Super-Growth �165.2 Summary of forecast variables �175.3 WHL Share Valuation by means of Monte Carlo Simulation �186 Recommendations for Managing Risk  ...

(23 pages) 61 0 3.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Dividend policy and firm value

the firm's earnings, after interest and taxes (EAIT), should be distributed to the firm's ordinary shareholders in return for their investment in the firm, and how much should be retained to finance ... ective of the firm's dividend decision, like all financial decisions, should be the maximisation of shareholder wealth. If an optimal dividend policy does exist then clearly managers should concern th ...

(19 pages) 171 0 4.3 Apr/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

A report on the hedging strategy of CITIC Pacific Limited

ng strategies for different enterprises.The huge loss of CITIC Pacific LimitedOn October 2008 21st, shares in CITIC Pacific (Listed in the HKEx) halved (http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/7683160.stm ... siness/7683160.stm) after the news of huge loss of foreign exchange was released. The next day, the share price fell sharply by 24.69%.The transaction is a 25-year long magnetite investment project wi ...

(7 pages) 32 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics