Vijay Singal

Virginia Tech

250 Drillfield Drive

Blacksburg, VA 24061

United States

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Scholarly Papers (35)

1.

What Drives the January Effect?

Virginia Tech Working Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Dec 2000
Honghui Chen and Vijay Singal
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and Virginia Tech
Downloads 2,038 (9,728)
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January Effect, Seasonality, Window-Dressing, Tax Loss Selling, Tax Gain Selling

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Are Earnings Predictable? Evidence from Equity Issues and Buyback Announcements

Journal of Economics and Finance (JEF), Vol. 44, No. 3, pp. 528–562, July 2020
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
Shahram Amini and Vijay Singal
University of Denver and Virginia Tech
Downloads 1,349 (18,628)
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Earnings Predictability, Repurchases/Buybacks, Equity Issues, SEOs, Information Asymmetry, Market Efficiency

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Exchange Rates and Stock Prices: Are They Related?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Apr 2002
Mahesh Pritamani, Dilip K. Shome and Vijay Singal
Parametric Portfolio Associates, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Pamplin College of Business and Virginia Tech
Downloads 1,140 (23,928)
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January Effect - a Re-Examination

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Mar 2002
Honghui Chen and Vijay Singal
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and Virginia Tech
Downloads 913 (32,917)
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The Price Response to S&P 500 Index Additions and Deletions: Evidence of Asymmetry and a New Explanation

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Sep 2003
Honghui Chen, Vijay Singal and Gregory Noronha
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida, Virginia Tech and University of Washington, Tacoma - Milgard School of Business
Downloads 895 (33,795)
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index changes, S&P 500, index additions, index deletions, price pressure, investor awareness, downward sloping demand curves

Do Short Sellers Cause the Weekend Effect?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Sep 2003
Honghui Chen and Vijay Singal
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and Virginia Tech
Downloads 800 (38,914)
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short sales, Monday, Friday, seasonality, day-of-the-week, anomaly, mispricing, short selling, weekend effect

Do Short Sellers Cause the Weekend Effect?

Journal of Investment Management, Forthcoming
Posted: 11 Sep 2003
Honghui Chen and Vijay Singal
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and Virginia Tech

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short sales, Monday, Friday, seasonality, day-of-the-week, anomaly, mispricing, short selling, weekend effect

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Investor Awareness and Market Segmentation: Evidence from S&P 500 Index Changes

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Mar 2002
Honghui Chen, Vijay Singal and Gregory Noronha
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida, Virginia Tech and University of Washington, Tacoma - Milgard School of Business
Downloads 683 (48,947)
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Indexing and Stock Price Efficiency

Financial Management, Vol. 44, Issue 4, 875-904, 2015
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2016
Nan Qin and Vijay Singal
College of Business, Northern Illinois University and Virginia Tech
Downloads 639 (53,309)
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indexing, index funds, ETFs, passive institutional investors, stock price efficiency, passive trading

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Investor Preferences, Stock Prices, and Returns

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 18 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2021
Vijay Singal and Jitendra Tayal
Virginia Tech and Ohio University
Downloads 551 (64,303)
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investor behavior; nominal prices; market capitalization; idiosyncratic volatility; institutional ownership; sentiment

Foreign Exchange Exposure of Exporting and Importing Firms

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Sep 2003
Mahesh Pritamani, Dilip K. Shome and Vijay Singal
Parametric Portfolio Associates, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Pamplin College of Business and Virginia Tech
Downloads 540 (65,152)
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Currency risk, Multinationals, Hedging, exchange rates, stock prices

Foreign Exchange Exposure of Exporting and Importing Firms

Posted: 30 Sep 2003
Mahesh Pritamani, Vijay Singal and Dilip K. Shome
Parametric Portfolio Associates, Virginia Tech and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Pamplin College of Business

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Currency risk, Multinationals, Hedging, exchange rates, stock prices

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Option Trading after the Opening Bell and Intraday Stock Return Predictability

Financial Management, 49(3), 769-804.
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 05 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2020
Ohio University, Ohio University, Virginia Tech and Ohio University
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Intraday trading; options; volume; stock return predictability; transaction costs; earnings news

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Index Changes and Unexpected Losses to Investors in S&P 500 and Russell 2000 Index Funds

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Jan 2005
Honghui Chen, Gregory Noronha and Vijay Singal
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida, University of Washington, Tacoma - Milgard School of Business and Virginia Tech
Downloads 481 (76,088)
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Index funds, Index changes, Agency costs

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Do Short Sellers Know More? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Mar 2005
Zhaojin Xu and Vijay Singal
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Finance, Insurance, and Business Law and Virginia Tech
Downloads 436 (85,517)
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Short sales, seasoned equity offerings, rule 10b-21, short sellers, information

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Role of Short Sellers in Price Formation - the Weekend Effect

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Mar 2002
Honghui Chen and Vijay Singal
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and Virginia Tech
Downloads 355 (108,203)
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Financial Health and Airline Safety

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Jan 1998
Vijay Singal
Virginia Tech
Downloads 348 (110,615)

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Privatization and Efficiency: Industry Effects of the Sale of British Airways

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 43, No. 2, p. 275, 1997
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Jul 2011
Catherine C. Eckel, Doug Eckel and Vijay Singal
Texas A&M University, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Pamplin College of Business and Virginia Tech
Downloads 289 (135,667)
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Privatization, Ownership, Airlines, British Airways

A December Effect with Tax-Gain Selling

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Sep 2003
Honghui Chen and Vijay Singal
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and Virginia Tech
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A December Effect with Tax-Gain Selling

Posted: 18 Sep 2003
Honghui Chen and Vijay Singal
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and Virginia Tech

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Selling Winners, Holding Losers: Effect on Fund Flows and Survival of Disposition-Prone Mutual Funds

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Feb 2009
Lily Xu and Vijay Singal
Washington State University and Virginia Tech
Downloads 205 (189,133)
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disposition-prone, fund flows, mutual funds

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Mutual Fund Performance in the Era of High-Frequency Trading

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2018
Nan Qin and Vijay Singal
College of Business, Northern Illinois University and Virginia Tech
Downloads 204 (190,024)

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high-frequency trading, mutual fund performance, illiquidity premium, trading costs

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Risky Short Positions and Investor Sentiment: Evidence from the Weekend Effect in Futures Markets

Journal of Futures Markets, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 07 May 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2020
Vijay Singal and Jitendra Tayal
Virginia Tech and Ohio University
Downloads 155 (241,253)
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futures markets; weekend effect; asymmetric risk; investor sentiment; short selling

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Does Firm Life Stage Affect Investor Perceptions? Evidence from Earnings Announcement Reactions

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 08 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2021
Ohio University, Ohio University, Virginia Tech and Ohio University
Downloads 124 (287,366)
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Earnings announcements, firm life stage, lottery, returns.

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Comovement Revisited

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Jun 2015
Honghui Chen, Vijay Singal and Robert Whitelaw
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida, Virginia Tech and New York University
Downloads 95 (347,339)

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market efficiency, non-fundamental comovement, asset class demand, time-varying betas

Comovement Revisited

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 22 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2021
Honghui Chen, Vijay Singal and Robert Whitelaw
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida, Virginia Tech and New York University
Downloads 16 (702,728)
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Equal-Weighting and Value-Weighting: Which One is Better?

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11156-021-01008-w
Posted: 24 Mar 2018
Nan Qin and Vijay Singal
College of Business, Northern Illinois University and Virginia Tech

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indexing, equally-weighted index, stock return bias, Jensen’s inequality, capital gains tax.

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Concentrated Ownership and Firm Performance: Does Family-Control Matter?

Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Forthcoming
Posted: 19 Aug 2011
Manisha Singal and Vijay Singal
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Pamplin College of Business and Virginia Tech

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family firms, concentrated ownership, performance, state-owned firms, multinational firms

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Index Changes and Losses to Index Fund Investors

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 62, No. 4, pp. 31-47, July/August 2006
Posted: 08 Aug 2006
Honghui Chen, Vijay Singal and Gregory Noronha
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Virginia Tech and University of Washington, Tacoma - Milgard School of Business

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Portfolio Management, Equity Strategies, Asset Allocation, Performance Measurement and Evaluation, Performance Measurement, Private Wealth Management, Mutual Fund Studies, Investment Industry, Other

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S&P 500 Index Changes and Investor Awareness

Journal of Investment Management, Forthcoming
Posted: 22 Jan 2005
Honghui Chen, Vijay Singal and Gregory Noronha
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida, Virginia Tech and University of Washington, Tacoma - Milgard School of Business

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Index changes, index funds, S&P 500 index, investor awareness, downward sloping demand curve

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All Things Considered, Taxes Drive the January Effect

Posted: 24 Jan 2004
Honghui Chen and Vijay Singal
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and Virginia Tech

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The Price Response to S&P 500 Index Additions and Deletions: Evidence of Asymmetry and a New Explanation

Posted: 18 Sep 2003
Honghui Chen, Vijay Singal and Gregory Noronha
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida, Virginia Tech and University of Washington, Tacoma - Milgard School of Business

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index changes, S&P 500, index additions, index deletions, price pressure, investor awareness, downward sloping demand curves

29.

Financial Health and Product Safety

Managerial and Decision Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 20 Aug 2003
Gregory Noronha and Vijay Singal
University of Washington, Tacoma - Milgard School of Business and Virginia Tech

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financial health, airlines, accidents, reputation, distress, bond ratings, mishaps, incidents

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Role of Speculative Short Sales in Price Formation: Case of the Weekend Effect

Posted: 26 May 2003
Honghui Chen and Vijay Singal
Department of Finance, University of Central Florida and Virginia Tech

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short sellers, short sales, weekend, options, seasonality

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Stock Market Openings: Experience of Emerging Economies

Posted: 29 Nov 1999
E. Han Kim and Vijay Singal
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Virginia Tech

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Privatization and Competition: Industry Effects of the Sale of British Airways and Air Canada

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 43, No. 2, 1997
Posted: 13 Sep 1999 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2013
Catherine C. Eckel, Vijay Singal and Doug Eckel
Texas A&M University, Virginia Tech and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Pamplin College of Business

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Opening Up of Stock Markets: Lessons from and for Emerging Economies

Mitsui Life Finanical Research Center, Working Paper No 93-18
Posted: 10 Sep 1999
E. Han Kim and Vijay Singal
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Virginia Tech

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Long Term Performance Around Public Bond Issues

Posted: 13 Jul 1998
Robert S. Hansen and Vijay Singal
Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and Virginia Tech

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Airline Mergers and Competition: An Integration of Stock and Product Price Effects

J. OF BUSINESS, Vol. 69 No. 2, April 1996
Posted: 19 Apr 1998
Vijay Singal
Virginia Tech

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