Dividend signaling hypothesis : evidence from banking sector in Malaysia market

Ang, Hui Mei (2011) Dividend signaling hypothesis : evidence from banking sector in Malaysia market. [Project Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

This paper examines on whether dividend signaling hypothesis is applicable in the banking sector in Malaysia market. Maybank, CIMB Bank and Public Bank are the samples used in this study as they hold the major market share in the banking sector. The empirical tests employed are unit root tests, Johansen and Juselius cointegration test, and VECM Granger causality test. The findings show little evidence on dividend signaling hypothesis in the banking sector and the market for the banking sector is belongs to semi-strong form of market efficiency.

Item Type: Project Report
Additional Information: Project Report (B.Sc.) -- Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 2011.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Dividends, Corporations--Finance, stick market, economical aspects, 2012, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, UNIMAS, university, university, education, research, Sarawak, Malaysia, kuching, samarahan, borneo, undergraduate
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Economics and Business
Depositing User: Karen Kornalius
Date Deposited: 05 Feb 2015 03:23
Last Modified: 05 May 2015 07:06
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/6406

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