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A monthly effect in stock returns

by Robert A. Ariel

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Published by Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stocks -- Prices.,
  • Stock price forcasting.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert A. Ariel.
    SeriesWorking paper / Alfred P. Sloan School of Management -- #1629-84, Working paper (Sloan School of Management) -- 1629-84.
    ContributionsSloan School of Management.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28, [3] p. :
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14052069M
    OCLC/WorldCa15349511

    Semi-monthly effect is a kind of calendar anomalies which is less explored in the financial literature. The main objective of this paper to investigate the presence of semi-monthly effect in selected sectoral indices of Bombay Stock Exchange Author: B Shakila, Prakash Pinto, Iqbal Thonse Hawaldar. The Basics and Two Classic Papers The value premium is the empiral observation that stocks with high book-to-market have on average high average returns whereas stocks with low book-to-market have on average low returns. A stock has a high book-to-market whenever the accounting value of the equity is much larger than the corresponding market value.

    The January effect is attributed to a general increase in stock prices in January. It is a phenomenon that has been observed since , and researchers have found that the anomaly has existed for more than half a century (Cataldo and Savage, ). This anomaly has attracted. Data for each company varies with respect to the date from which the stock is being traded. I used this code for calculating the daily returns: I now want to calculate the monthly returns for the same portfolio of companies. The formula I am using to calculate this is: Calculating monthly returns in long format. 1.

      Using monthly market returns over a period of years, we investigate possible relationships between stock market performance and various occurrences in American elections. Unlike most prior studies, we find little relationship between the two. In the relatively few cases where we do find statistically significant relationships, the degree of explanatory power is quite Cited by: Monthly value-weighted stock returns for the six portfo-lios are calculated from July of year t to June of year t + 1, and the portfolios are reformed in June of year t + 1. We calculate returns beginning in July of year t to be sure that book equity for year t - 1 is known. To be included in the returns tests, a firm must have CRSP stock.


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A monthly effect in stock returns by Robert A. Ariel Download PDF EPUB FB2

Excerpt from A Monthly Effect A monthly effect in stock returns book Stock Returns Third, a number of stock market advisors claim that a monthly pattern exists.2 These advisors urge their clients to make anticipated purchases before the start of calendar months, and to postpone planned sales until after the middle of the month to capture the unusually high returns that accrue in the early days of calendar by: Journal of Financial Economics 18 () North-Holland A MONTHLY EFFECT IN STOCK RETURNS Robert A.

ARIEL* Baruch College, CUNY, New York, NYUSA Received Decemberfinal version received March The mean return for stocks is positive only for days immediately before and during the first half of calendar months, and Cited by: these data on short-run performance and the “announcement effect,” Jensen and Johnson () focus on long-run monthly as well as quarterly performance and find that expected stock returns are significantly greater during expansive monetary periods than in restrictive periods, using data from the United States covering through Cited by: Semi-monthly effect in stock returns: New evidence from Bombay Stock Exchange Article (PDF Available) in Investment Management and Financial Innovations 14(3).

For example, if the January stock price was $60 and the February price was $67, the return is percent [(67/60)-1] * Create a new column labeled "stock return" and perform the.

The book-to-market variable, ln(BE/ME), shows significant explanatory power on stock returns. If stock returns are regressed on the ln(BE/ME) (regression (4)), the average monthly coefficient of the regressions is − with a significant t-statistic of − The relation between the ln(BE/ME) and monthly stock returns is strongly Cited by:   A monthly effect in stock returns Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

EMBED. EMBED (for hosted blogs and item tags) Want more. Advanced embedding details, examples, and help. No_Favorite. share Pages: and Kling () studied the monthly effects in the two stock markets of China and found that highest returns are observ-able in March and April as the year closing is in February in China.

Alagidede and Panagiotidis () found that the Ghana stock market did not have January effect but had April effect. Moosa () examined monthly effect. WORKINGPAPER CHOOLOFMANAGEMENT Dewey AMONTHLYEFFECTINSTOCKRETURNS SloanSchoolofManagement MassachusettsInstituteofTechnology WorkingPaper.

Monthly Market Returns - The January Effect, Etc. Do some months have significantly different stock market returns than others. This calculator uses sixty-odd years of S&P data to let you see for yourself.

Select a month; the calculator will show you its good and bad years and overall return, for the years from until recently. effect. Ariel () finds that returns on the days before holidays are higher, the so-called holiday effect.

Ariel () also reports a monthly effect on stock returns: Stocks are higher in the first half of the month and flat during the second half.

As for empirical evidence regarding the Japanese stock market,Cited by: The Book-to-Price Effect in Stock Returns: Accounting for Leverage Fama and French () observe that book-to-price ratios (B/P) are positively correlated with subsequent stock returns, a relation that has come to be known as the book-to-price effect.

In response to this empirical regularity, they specify an asset pricing model, in Fama and French. The Book-to-Price Effect in Stock Returns Fama and French () observe that book-to-price ratios (B/P) are positively correlated with later stock returns, a relation that has come to be known as the book-to-price (or book-to-market or HML) effect.

The calendar effects on stock returns. arising some papers which have proved the existence of various anomalies in stock returns, which could not be explained by EHM.

A monthly effect in Author: Tihana Škrinjarić. Nobody knows why, but a creepily simple way to earn superior long-term stock-market returns throughout history has been to invest. Ariel (1 ) first reported a monthly seasonal pattern in the returns of equally-weighted and value-weighted stock portfolios between and 1, using data obtained from the Centre for Research in Security Prices (CRSP).

In his study, he found that stock returns in the first half of. A curious seasonal anomaly found in finance is the turn of the month effect, where the daily mean return of stock market at the end of a month and beginning of a month is significantly higher than the average daily return of all the days of a month.

There have been evidences that certain months in a year deliver significantly higher by: 2. Monthly Return View Financial Glossary Index Definition. Monthly Return is the period returns re-scaled to a period of 1 month.

This allows investors to compare returns of different assets that they have owned for different lengths of time. The Book-to-Price Effect in Stock Returns: Accounting for Leverage Fama and French () observe that book-to-price ratios (B/P) are positively correlated with subsequent stock returns, a relation that has come to be known as the book-to-price (or book-to-market or HML) effect.

Schwert [], states that expected nominal stock returns equal the nominal Treasury bill rate, plus a constant. Fama and Schwert showed that in postwar U.S. data the expecta-tions theory for stock returns and interest rates is strongly reject-ed. When monthly stock returns are regressed on the 1-month Treasury.

Over years of UK stock returns reveal that well-known monthly seasonals are sample specific. For instance, the January effect only emerges aroundwhich coincides with Christmas becoming a public holiday. Most months have had their 50 years of fame, showing the importance of long time series.

The chart below shows that while Mondays on average have marked negative returns for the S&P inthe effect is very small. monthly average returns for the S&P over the period CHAPTER THE EFFICIENT MARKET HYPOTHESIS b. The book-to-market effect suggests that an investor can earn excess returns by investing in companies with high book value (the value of a firm’s assets minus its liabilities divided by the number of shares outstanding) to market value.

A study by.