Stock Market Essays (Examples)

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Stock Dividend Vs Stock Split

Pages: 1 (335 words) Sources: 1 Document Type:Essay Document #:82025199

A stock dividend is when the company uses the money that would ordinarily go to pay shareholder dividends but instead uses it to buy additional … uses the money that would ordinarily go to pay shareholder dividends but instead uses it to buy additional shares for the shareholder. The stock split occurs when the company issues new shares (2 or more) for every existing share held by investors. The former action decreases the … company issues new shares (2 or more) for every existing share held by investors. The former action decreases the overall float in the market, which means the share price is likely to be driven up—good for investors if they want to sell. The latter is dilutive and … increases the float by doubling the number of shares available for purchase.
It really depends on the company. For instance, Apple split its stock 7:1 in 2014, which……

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Stock Split. (2019). Retrieved from  https://www.stocksplithistory.com/apple/ 

 

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Labor Market Wages And Income Inequality

Pages: 5 (1612 words) Sources: 4 Document Type:Essay Document #:28125506

Abstract
This paper looks at the concepts of the labor market, wage growth and income inequality in the U.S. and discusses them in terms of inflation (caused by the injection of $4 trillion worth … in the U.S. and discusses them in terms of inflation (caused by the injection of $4 trillion worth of liquidity into the financial market by the Federal Reserve after the global economic crisis threatened to derail capitalism). It describes what has been written in three news articles … the “best economy ever”—as it is described by President Trump—should not be dependent upon a rate-cutting Fed. A good look at the labor market, wage growth and income inequality may help to explain why the president is so worried about the central bank maintaining loose monetary policy.
… (BBC, 2019), there are signs that this might not be true—and those signs can be seen in terms of……

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BBC. (2019). US economy under Trump: Is it the greatest in history? Retrieved from  https://www.bbc.com/news/world-45827430 

Bernstein, J. (2019). A tight job market is a potent force against inequality and wage stagnation. Retrieved from  https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/2019/02/01/tight-job-market-is-potent-force-against-inequality-wage-stagnation/?utm_term=.0a531cf24efb 

Cox, J. (2019). Private payroll growth tops estimates as job market shows signs of tightening. Retrieved from  https://www.cnbc.com/2019/07/31/private-payrolls-up-156k-in-july-vs-150k-est-adpmoodys.html 

Harwood, J. (2019). 5 reasons why income inequality has become a major political issue. Retrieved from  https://www.cnbc.com/2019/06/05/5-reasons-income-inequality-has-become-a-major-political-issue.html 

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Shareholder Vs Stakeholder Theory

Pages: 11 (3224 words) Sources: 6 Document Type:Research Paper Document #:76323348

… buybacks were still illegal. It was not until 1982 that the rule regarding public companies buying back their own shares on the public market was changed and the activity was permitted by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) (Reda, 2018). That is significant because Friedman qualified his … deception or fraud.” The reason corporate share buybacks were illegal prior to 1982 was precisely because it was viewed as a form of market manipulation—corporations propping up the share price for shareholders and not allowing true price discovery to be allowed by the market (Reda, 2018).
Now that companies can purchase their own shares on the market, one can see what the effect has been: currently the stock market is in the longest bull run in equities history (Chen, 2019). During that time, P/E ratios have soared far higher than their historic … because they themselves have boatloads of shares that……

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Augustine. (n.d.). Commentaries on Sermon on the Mount.  http://www.newadvent.org/fathers/16011.htm 

Chen, J. (2019). Market Milestones as the Bull Market Turns 10. Retrieved from  https://www.investopedia.com/market-milestones-as-the-bull-market-turns-10-4588903 

Egan, M. (2018). Tax cut triggers $437 billion explosion of stock buybacks. Retrieved from  https://money.cnn.com/2018/07/10/investing/stock-buybacks-record-tax-cuts/index.html " target="_blank" REL="NOFOLLOW">

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Globalization Of Insurance

Pages: 8 (2325 words) Sources: 8 Document Type:Term Paper Document #:88593479

While the U.S. enjoys the largest insurance market, U.S. companies no longer own the majority of the insurance market share in the country. Foreign companies do with 74% (Vaughan & Vaughan, 2013). This goes to show the extent to which foreign companies … for return on investment (ROI). Part of the problem with the globalization of insurance is that everything has been globalized—right down to investable market. Since 2008, central banks around the world have lowered rates to the point that it is impossible for insurance funds to obtain a … in regulation—which is understandable on both ends: tighter regulation makes it harder for insurance companies to make money (when regulation is loose, insurance market tend to thrive—until the risk catches up with the market and the bubble that is blown pops, as it did in 2008 the world over). Governments want increased regulation to protect themselves, as … and……

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Egan, M. (2018). Tax cut triggers $437 billion explosion of stock buybacks. Retrieved from  https://money.cnn.com/2018/07/10/investing/stock-buybacks-record-tax-cuts/index.html " target="_blank" REL="NOFOLLOW">

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Enterprise Risk Management In Wells Fargo During The Pandemic

Pages: 15 (4587 words) Sources: 15 Document Type:Essay Document #:32848070

… bite a number of high-profile banks that were left with millions if not billions in mortgage-backed securities for which…[break]…premium is determined by the market and is usually priced according to the volatility of the underlying. For very volatile stock or financial instruments the premium can be quite high, making using the derivative for risk management purposes somewhat costly. As a speculative tool, … speculative tool, however, derivatives can be quite effective, as Bill Ackman showed when his hedge fund netted billions by speculating with derivatives a stock market crash.
Wells Fargo could hedge risk by buying derivatives on its investments, using a call/put (i.e., long/short) strategy with options. The company could … could purchase long-dated puts at an in-the-money strike price in order to hedge against downside risk in GLD. If the company shorts a stock like TSLA, it call options to hedge against upside risk. The company could……

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Beasley, M. (2020). How to Leverage ERM Principles to Better Respond to COVID-19-Related Risks. ERM Professional Insights.

Derysh, I. (2020). Watchdog questions why Wells Fargo reported giving only one large PPP loan to a Black-owned business. Retrieved from  https://www.salon.com/2020/07/22/watchdog-questions-why-wells-fargo-reported-giving-only-one-large-ppp-loan-to-a-black-owned-business/ 

English, C. (2020). Wells Fargo Forced to Cut Its Dividend After Fed Stress Test. Here’s What Other Banks Did. Retrieved from  https://www.barrons.com/articles/wells-fargo-forced-to-cut-its-dividend-after-fed-stress-test-51593467664 

Hall, J. (2007). Internal Auditing and ERM: Fitting in and Adding Value. Retrieved from https://global.theiia.org/about/about-the-iia/Public Documents/Sawyer_Award_2007.pdf

Kaplan, R. & Mikes, A. (2012). Managing risks: A new framework. Harvard Business Review, 3.

Lewis, M. (2010). The Big Short. NY: W. W. Norton.

Lundqvist, S. (2014). Abandoning Silos for Integration: Implementing Enterprise Risk Management and Risk Governance. Lund University.

Morgenson, G. (2020). More Wells Fargo customers say the bank decided to pause their mortgage payments without asking. Retrieved from https://www.nbcnews.com/business/personal-finance/more-wells-fargo-customers-say-bank-decided-pause-their-mortgage-n1234610

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The Future Of Corporate

Pages: 1 (373 words) Sources: 1 Document Type:Essay Document #:76034098

… variable that corporate financial managers should be preparing for in the next 5 to 10 years is the interest rate. If rates rise, market are going to turn downward quickly. Low rates makes it easier to borrow, easier for companies to issue cheap debt, and easier for … expensive and if the economy is carrying too much debt and individuals and companies are over-leveraged a serious crisis could occur in the market. The downside to keeping interest rates low is that it encourages risky borrowing and investment in risk assets like equities. If people cannot … decent return on investment by putting their money in savings, they will put their money into equities, which will cause a bubble in stock—like what can be seen today. stock are historically overvalued and yet they continue to rise because rates continue to fall and the Federal Reserve also continues to pump new……

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Hall, M. (2019). How do interest rates affect the stock market? Retrieved from  https://www.investopedia.com/investing/how-interest-rates-affect-stock-market/ 

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Twitter External Internal Analysis Report To CEO

Pages: 15 (4857 words) Sources: 1 Document Type:Essay Document #:23822356

… users to instantly share real-time breaking news, clip opinions, and knowledge and can be accessed using desktop or mobile web browsers (C-142).
3.2 market and Sales
· It is the second major primary activity of Twitter.
· In 2017, sales and market accounted for 29.8% of Twitter total costs (C-139)
· Twitter has managed to build a strong brand image within a shorter time (six …
· Slow growth - competitors are growing at a much faster rate (C-138)
· High operational expenses - spending on technology infrastructure, sales, market and research and development (C-147)
2.3. Opportunities
· Collection……

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Thompson, Arthur A.,. (2015). Crafting and Executing Strategy: Concepts and Readings..New York: McGraw-Hill Education, (pp. 138-148)

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Family Business Reliance Industries Ambani Family

Pages: 8 (2546 words) Sources: 5 Document Type:Research Paper Document #:16675031

… MD of the company is Mukesh Ambani and the Ambani family controls 46.32% of the company’s shares, which are listed on the National stock Exchange of India. The company currently oversees 158 subsidiaries and has 7 associate firms with nearly 30,000 employees (Reliance Industries, Limited, 2019). From ……

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Burkart, M., Panunzi, F. and Shleifer, A., 2003. Family firms. The journal of finance, 58(5), pp.2167-2201.

Daily, C.M. and Dollinger, M.J., 1991. Family firms are different. Review of Business, 13(1-2), pp.3-6.

McConaughy, D.L., Matthews, C.H. and Fialko, A.S., 2001. Founding family controlled firms: Performance, risk, and value. Journal of small business management, 39(1), pp.31-49.

Ray, A., 2020. Reliance to pay twice. Retrieved from  https://www.livemint.com/news/india/reliance-to-pay-twice-to-those-employees-who-earn-below-rs-30-000-11585033829993.html 

Reliance Industries, Limited, 2019. Retrieved from  https://www.ril.com/DownloadFiles/Subsidiaries%20and%20major%20Associates%20of%20RIL.pdf 

RIL Annual Report, 2019. Retrieved from  https://www.ril.com/getattachment/2b3a5223-b9a3-4bc1-b9b6-99f9b1e85a07/Financial%20performance%20for%20the%20year%20ended%2031%20Mar,%202019.aspx 

Sraer, D. and Thesmar, D., 2007. Performance and behavior of family firms: Evidence from the French stock market. Journal of the european economic Association, 5(4), pp.709-751.

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CEOs And Presidents

Pages: 11 (3242 words) Sources: 13 Document Type:Essay Document #:96542123

...Stock market Influence Practices of Elon Musk and Jeff Skilling
CEOs and Presidents
Abstract
This paper looks at the influence processes of three CEOs: Elon Musk of Tesla, Alex Gorsky of Johnson & Johnson, and Jeff Skilling of Enron. These leaders have various strengths and faults and their leadership approaches are all different and to some extent based on their own personalities and styles of management. Some have met with more success than others, and some have met with more failure. Gorsky has succeeded at leading Johnson & Johnson for the past 8 years. Skilling failed in his leadership role at Enron and was jailed for fraud. Musk has seen a string of successes and failures during the course of his tenure as head of Tesla. This paper discusses their various influence processes, analyzes their strengths and weaknesses and summarizes their key attributes that effect positive organizational change and improved performance.
Introduction……

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Bromley, H. R. (2007). Are you a transformational leader?. Physician Executive, 33(6), 54.

Brown, M. E., & Treviño, L. K. (2014). Do role models matter? An investigation of role modeling as an antecedent of perceived ethical leadership. Journal of Business Ethics, 122(4), 587-598.

Chamers, M.M. (2014). An Integrative Theory of Leadership (4thed.). New York, NY: Psychology Press.

De Vries, M.F.K. (1998). Charisma in action: The transformational abilities of Virgin's Richard Branson and ABB's Percy Barnevik. Organizational Dynamics, 26(3), 7-21.

Healthcare Technology Report. (2019). Alex Gorsky is the all-American CEO. Retrieved from  https://thehealthcaretechnologyreport.com/alex-gorsky-is-the-all-american-ceo/ 

Holmes, A. (2007). Ethics: Approaching moral decisions. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press.

Kameda, T., Ohtsubo, Y., & Takezawa, M. (1997). Centrality in sociocognitive networks and social influence: An illustration in a group decision-making context. Journal of personality and social psychology, 73(2), 296.

Kolodny, L. (2018). Elon Musk’s extreme micromanagement has wasted time and money at Tesla, insiders say. Retrieved from  https://www.cnbc.com/2018/10/19/tesla-ceo-elon-musk-extreme-micro-manager.html

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