TITLE

Investor Sentiment and Asymmetric Earnings Revisions

AUTHOR(S)
Wong, Shee Q.
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
American Business Review;Jan2003, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the possibility that financial analysts, in forming their earnings forecasts, might be influenced by prevailing investor sentiment in the United States.
ACCESSION #
9044428

 

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