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Initiation of brokers' recommendations, market predictors and stock returns

  • Chan, Howard W.H.
  • Brown, Rob
  • Ho, Yew Kee
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Multinational Financial Management.

    Volume (Year): 16 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 3 (July)
    Pages: 213-231

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:mulfin:v:16:y:2006:i:3:p:213-231
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