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Time Variation of Ex-Dividend Day Stock Returns and Corporate Dividend Capture: A Reexamination

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  • Andy Naranjo

    (Warrington College of Business Administration, University of Florida)

  • M. Nimalendran

    (Warrington College of Business Administration, University of Florida)

  • Mike Ryngaert

    (Warrington College of Business Administration, University of Florida)

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    Abstract

    This paper documents some empirical facts about ex-day abnormal returns to high dividend yield stocks that are potentially subject to corporate dividend capture. We find that average abnormal ex-dividend day returns are uniformly negative in each year after the introduction of negotiated commission rates and that time variation in ex-day returns during the negotiated commission rates era is consistent with corporate tax-based dividend capture. Ex-day returns are more negative when the tax advantage to corporate dividend capture is greatest and more positive when increases in transaction costs and risk reduce incentives to engage in corporate tax-based dividend capture. Copyright The American Finance Association 2000.

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    Article provided by American Finance Association in its journal The Journal of Finance.

    Volume (Year): 55 (2000)
    Issue (Month): 5 (October)
    Pages: 2357-2372

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    Handle: RePEc:bla:jfinan:v:55:y:2000:i:5:p:2357-2372

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    1. Henk, Berkman & Rebel, Cole & Fu, Lawrence, 2005. "Agency Conflicts, Expropriation and Firm Value: Evidence from Securities-Market Regulation in China," MPRA Paper 52619, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    2. Mihir A. Desai & William M. Gentry, 2003. "The Character and Determinants of Corporate Capital Gains," Department of Economics Working Papers 2003-04, Department of Economics, Williams College.
    3. Albert J. Menkveld & Emiliano Pagnotta & Marius A. Zoican, 2013. "Central Clearing and Asset Prices," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 13-181/IV/DSF67, Tinbergen Institute.
    4. William M. Getry & Deen Kemsley & Christopher J. Mayer, 2003. "Dividend Taxes and Share Prices: Evidence from Real Estate Investment Trusts," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 58(1), pages 261-282, 02.

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