The Persistence of Earnings per Share
AbstractThis paper employs various empirical tests in order to measure the persistence of shocks to EPS for the S&P 500 index. Within the I(0)/I(1) paradigm the empirical evidence rejects the I(1) specification, supporting instead a trend-stationary representation. When fractional orders of integration are considered, the results indicate that the series is long memory (d > 0) and mean reverting (d
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Length: 27 pages
Date of creation: 20 Nov 2008
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Publication status: Published in THE REVIEW OF QUANTITATIVE FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING 31 (4), 2008
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- Luis Gil-Alana & Rolando PelÃ¡ez, 2008. "The persistence of earnings per share," Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Springer, Springer, vol. 31(4), pages 425-439, November.
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