Articles by Keyword: Shareholder Return

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  1. The investment return puzzle on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    The investment return puzzle on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Investment Analysts Journal
    Firms that invest into positive net present value projects should outperform firms that do not invest. Surprisingly, several studies on United States data have found a negative relationship between capital investment and subsequent shareholder return. There are conflicting explanations for...
  2. FUTURE CHALLENGES IN WATER QUALITY MODELLING WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO OPERATIONALLY CLOSED CATCHMENTS

    FUTURE CHALLENGES IN WATER QUALITY MODELLING WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO OPERATIONALLY CLOSED CATCHMENTS

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Limnological Society of Southern Africa
    As a result of the declining quality of many water sources, the use of water quality models in planning is increasing. To date applications have involved the simulation of total dissolved salts and nutrients, largely in catchments affected by urban...
  3. Spatial and temporal variation in a mesic savanna fire regime: responses to variation in annual rainfall

    Spatial and temporal variation in a mesic savanna fire regime: responses to variation in annual rainfall

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    This paper analyses the fire regime over 41 years (1956 to 1996) in Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park, a mesic savanna area in South Africa. The study focuses at the landscape scale of tens of kilometres and at the medium term temporal scale...
  4. FUTURE CHALLENGES IN WATER QUALITY MODELLING WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO OPERATIONALLY CLOSED CATCHMENTS

    FUTURE CHALLENGES IN WATER QUALITY MODELLING WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO OPERATIONALLY CLOSED CATCHMENTS

    As a result of the declining quality of many water sources, the use of water quality models in planning is increasing. To date applications have involved the simulation of total dissolved salts and nutrients, largely in catchments affected by urban...
  5. A Social Cost-benefit Analysis of a Small-scale Clam Fishery in the Eastern Cape, South Africa

    A Social Cost-benefit Analysis of a Small-scale Clam Fishery in the Eastern Cape, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    When a proposal was advanced in 1991 to harvest the wedge clam Donax serra in the Eastern Cape, South Africa, for commercial gain, it elicited a huge public outcry. In order to shed light on the issue, a social cost-benefit...
  6. An investigation of investors’ estimates of returns earned and the effect of anchoring on these estimations

    An investigation of investors’ estimates of returns earned and the effect of anchoring on these estimations

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    This study examines overconfidence and anchoring in an investing environment to determine if there is evidence of the phenomenon amongst a sample of academics at participating universities.
  7. Concussion in sport: what is known and what is new?

    Concussion in sport: what is known and what is new?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    The aim of this article was to summarise the latest definition of concussion, signs of concussion, as well as important facts on recovery and graduated return to play, for different age groups. New technologies available to the sports physician are...
  8. The inflation-hedging ability of individual shares: Evidence from the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE)

    The inflation-hedging ability of individual shares: Evidence from the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE)

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Investment Analysts Journal
    The erosion of purchasing power due to inflation is a source of concern for investors who invest in stocks over long investment horizons.
  9. An analysis of underpricing and aftermarket performance of initial public offerings on the Alternative Exchange (AltX)

    An analysis of underpricing and aftermarket performance of initial public offerings on the Alternative Exchange (AltX)

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    This paper reviews the international evidence of underpricing of Initial Public Offerings and analyses IPO underpricing by companies listing on the South African Alternative Exchange (AltX). Underpricing is indicated by measuring the percentage difference between the initial offer price and...
  10. A model to compare firms’ efficiency in creating shareholders’ value

    A model to compare firms’ efficiency in creating shareholders’ value

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    The first objective of this study is to develop a Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) model to determine the relative technical efficiency of firms to create shareholders’ value. The second objective is to compare the technical efficiency with the profit ratios...