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Publication Type: Conference

Source(s): International Multidisciplinary Scientific Conference on Social Sciences & Arts SGEM. 2014, p51-58. 8p.

Abstract: The paper deals with the application of methods for financial performance management in enterprises, used for analyses of business entities in the territory of the Czech Republic. Financial performance is one of the key indicators for the determination...

New Valley Rules.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Newsweek. 3/12/2001, Vol. 137 Issue 11, p66. 3p. 3 Color Photographs.


Abstract: Focuses on high-technology start up companies in light of the failure of Internet companies as of March, 2001. Importance of profits and gross margins to the technology companies; View that business investors are pessimistic of technology companies; E...

Amateurs need stock research as much as, if not more than, the pros.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): U.S. News & World Report. 01/22/2001, Vol. 130 Issue 3, p70. 3p.

Abstract: Discusses the importance of research when investing in stocks. Failure of the stocks of Internet companies; Difficulty of selecting successful stocks; Idea that stock brokers are more successful at selecting stocks that perform well; Benefits of mutua...

Stock trading rule discovery with an evolutionary trend following model.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Expert Systems with Applications. Jan2015, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p212-222. 11p.

Abstract: Evolutionary learning is one of the most popular techniques for designing quantitative investment (QI) products. Trend following (TF) strategies, owing to their briefness and efficiency, are widely accepted by investors. Surprisingly, to the best of ou...

Friends do let friends buy stocks actively.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. Nov2014 Part B, Vol. 107, p527-540. 14p.

Abstract: This research provides empirical evidence that social interaction is more prevalent among active rather than passive investors. While previous empirical work, spearheaded by Hong et al. (2004) , shows that proxies for sociability are related to partici...

Agricultural investors valuing sequences of monetary rewards – results of an experiment.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Agricultural Finance Review. 2014, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p379-396. 18p.

Abstract: Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to quantify the differences between the classical normative investment theory and alternative investment models of agricultural stakeholders’ choices. Design/methodology/approach – Farmers (n=1,024) and agricultur...

The Limits of Financial Imagination: Free Investors, Efficient Markets, and Crisis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Anthropologist. Mar2014, Vol. 116 Issue 1, p38-50. 13p.


Abstract: RÉSUMÉ Une enquête de terrain auprès de gérants de fonds investissant en dérivés de crédit à Paris, en 2004, montre comment les concepts d'«investisseur» et de «marché efficient» sont centraux dans les détails techniques de leurs procédures, de manière...

Pricing formulas of barrier-lookback option in uncertain financial markets.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Chaos, Solitons & Fractals. Jun2021, Vol. 147, pN.PAG-N.PAG. 1p.


Abstract: • Four kinds of barrier-lookback options are proposed. • The generalized pricing formulas of barrier-lookback options are derived by fairness principle. • The explicit pricing formulas of barrier-lookback options are obtained by means of uncertain stoc...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Money. Jan/Feb2016, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p110-117. 8p. 3 Color Photographs, 1 Diagram, 1 Map.


Abstract: The article offers tips for investing for the college education of children. Topics discussed include the consideration of the access to a tax-advantaged account as the common thing among the college investors, the three goals which must be regarded by...

On the Road Treasury is behind the wheel during an investor roadshow.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): AFP Exchange. Jun2015, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p16-19. 4p.


Abstract: The article focuses on the need for the Treasury to work closely with investor relations to make sure their messages are consistent and to consider investors' needs. It states that convertible bonds are corporate fixed-income securities that change int...