Mark T Bradshaw

Boston College

Associate Professor

140 Commonwealth Avenue

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

23

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Analysts’ Forecasts: What Do We Know after Decades of Work?

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Jul 2011
Mark T Bradshaw
Boston College
Downloads 4,789 (1,627)
Citation 93

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analyst forecasts, capital markets, suggestions for future research

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Earnings Quality and Financial Reporting Credibility: An Empirical Investigation

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Aug 1999
Mark T Bradshaw, Scott A. Richardson and Richard G. Sloan
Boston College, AQR Capital Management, LLC and University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting
Downloads 4,560 (1,779)
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Pump and Dump: An Empirical Analysis of the Relation between Corporate Financing Activities and Sell-Side Analyst Research

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 May 2003
Mark T Bradshaw, Scott A. Richardson and Richard G. Sloan
Boston College, AQR Capital Management, LLC and University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting
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External Financing, Sell-side Analysts, Capital Markets, Market Efficiency

Gaap Versus the Street: An Empirical Assessment of Two Alternative Definitions of Earnings

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Aug 2000
Mark T Bradshaw, Matthew Moberg and Richard G. Sloan
Boston College, Franklin Resources, Inc. and University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting
Downloads 2,495 (4,926)
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Earnings, analyst forecasts, earnings management, managerial discretion

Gaap Versus the Street: An Empirical Assessment of Two Alternative Definitions of Earnings

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 40, No. 1, March 2002
Posted: 20 Aug 2002 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2010
Mark T Bradshaw and Richard G. Sloan
Boston College and University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting

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How Do Analysts Use Their Earnings Forecasts in Generating Stock Recommendations?

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Feb 2001
Mark T Bradshaw
Boston College
Downloads 2,451 (5,082)
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Stock Recommendations, Earnings Forecasts, Valuation, Residual Income Model, PEG

How Do Analysts Use Their Earnings Forecasts in Generating Stock Recommendations?

Accounting Review, Vol. 79, No. 1, pp. 25-50, January 2004
Posted: 02 Mar 2004
Mark T Bradshaw
Boston College

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Stock recommendations, Earnings forecasts, Valuation, Residual income model, PEG, Earnings growth

Do Sell-Side Analysts Exhibit Differential Target Price Forecasting Ability?

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2014
Mark T Bradshaw, Lawrence D. Brown and Kelly Huang
Boston College, Temple University - Department of Accounting and Florida International University
Downloads 1,847 (8,216)
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Analysts, Target Prices, Earnings Forecasts, Valuation

Do Sell-Side Analysts Exhibit Differential Target Price Forecasting Ability?

Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 18, No. 4, 2013
Posted: 08 Dec 2014
Mark T Bradshaw, Lawrence D. Brown and Kelly Huang
Boston College, Temple University - Department of Accounting and Florida International University

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Analysts, Target Prices, Earnings Forecasts, Valuation

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The Relation between Corporate Financing Activities, Analysts' Forecasts and Stock Returns

Journal of Accounting and Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 25 May 2006
Mark T Bradshaw, Scott A. Richardson and Richard G. Sloan
Boston College, AQR Capital Management, LLC and University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting
Downloads 1,481 (11,964)
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Financing, Sell-side analysts, Capital markets, Market efficiency

The Use of Target Prices to Justify Sell-Side Analysts' Stock Recommendations

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Apr 2002
Mark T Bradshaw
Boston College
Downloads 1,352 (13,578)
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Target prices, Valuation, Stock recommendations, Earnings forecasts, Sell-side financial analysts, Long-term growth, Price-to-earnings ratio, PEG

The Use of Target Prices to Justify Sell-Side Analysts' Stock Recommendations

Accounting Horizons, Vol. 16, No. 1, March 2002
Posted: 20 Aug 2002
Mark T Bradshaw
Boston College

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Agency Costs and Tax Planning when the Government is a Major Shareholder

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 27 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2018
Mark T Bradshaw, Guanmin Liao and Mark (Shuai) Ma
Boston College, Renmin University of China - School of Business and University of Pittsburgh - Accounting Group
Downloads 1,195 (16,780)
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Tax Avoidance, Ownership Structure, Agency Conflict, China, Incentives

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Are Detailed Accounting Standards Sufficient to Ensure Compliance? Evidence from Non-U.S. Firms Adopting Us Gaap

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 May 2002
Mark T Bradshaw and Gregory S. Miller
Boston College and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,047 (20,382)
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accounting choice, accounting standards, international accounting, international financial reporting, US GAAP

Accounting Choice, Home Bias, and Us Investment in Non-Us Firms

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 02-44
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Jan 2003
Mark T Bradshaw, Brian J. Bushee and Gregory S. Miller
Boston College, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 969 (22,503)
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Accounting Choice, Institutional Investors, US GAAP, Home Bias

Accounting Choice, Home Bias, and Us Investment in Non-Us Firms

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 42, December 2004
Posted: 03 Jun 2004
Mark T Bradshaw, Brian J. Bushee and Gregory S. Miller
Boston College, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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Accounting Choice, Institutional Investors, US GAAP, Home Bias

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Response by the Financial Reporting Policy Committee of the Financial Accounting and Reporting Section of the American Accounting Association to the SEC Release: Acceptance from Foreign Private Issuers of Financial Statements Prepared in Accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards Without Reconciliation to U.S. GAAP

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Jan 2008
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting, Financial Accounting Standards Board, Boston College, University of Louisville - College of Business, R.G. Associates, Indiana University Kelley School of Business Indianapolis, Florida Atlantic University - School of Accounting, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting, Microsoft Corporation, University of Notre Dame - Department of Accountancy, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting
Downloads 863 (27,016)
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International Accounting, US GAAP Reconciliation, Foreign Private Issuers

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A Re-Examination of Analysts’ Superiority over Time-Series Forecasts of Annual Earnings

Review of Accounting Studies, Vol. 17, No. 4, 2012
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2012
Boston College, Brigham Young University - Marriott School, University of Tennessee, Knoxville - College of Business Administration and University of Tennessee, Haslam College of Business, Accounting and Information Management
Downloads 846 (27,777)
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analyst forecasts, earnings per share, time-series forecasts, earnings forecasts, earnings expectations

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Analysts’ GAAP Earnings Forecasts and Their Implications for Accounting Research

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 May 2014 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2018
Boston College, University of Georgia - J.M. Tull School of Accounting, Penn State - Smeal College of Business and University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business
Downloads 691 (36,705)
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Measurement error; Earnings expectations; Analysts’ forecasts; GAAP forecasts; Non-GAAP earnings; Street earnings; Earnings surprise; Meet-or-beat

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Opacity, Crash Risk, and the Option Smirk Curve

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2010
Boston College, Boston College - Carroll School of Management, Boston College - Department of Finance and Boston College - Department of Finance
Downloads 573 (47,080)
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option pricing, earnings management, crash risk, transparency, opacity, smirk

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Financial Analysts and Their Contribution to Well-Functioning Capital Markets

(2017) Foundations and Trends® in Accounting: Vol. 11: No. 3, pp 119-191. DOI/10.1561/1400000042
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 12 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2018
Mark T Bradshaw, Yonca Ertimur and Patricia C. O'Brien
Boston College, University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Accounting and University of Waterloo
Downloads 358 (83,532)
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The Impact of Earnings Announcements on a Firm's Information Environment

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2018
Boston College, University of Utah - School of Accounting, University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting
Downloads 333 (90,738)
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Consensus, Private Information, Common Information, Information Environment, Earnings Announcement

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Analyst Dividend Forecasts and Their Usefulness to Investors: International Evidence

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 21 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2016
Pawel Bilinski and Mark T Bradshaw
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and Boston College
Downloads 295 (103,591)

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analyst dividend forecasts; dividend forecast accuracy; information content of dividend forecasts

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A Discussion of 'Do Managers Use Earnings Guidance to Influence Street Earnings Exclusions?'

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Apr 2011
Mark T Bradshaw
Boston College
Downloads 126 (226,645)
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Street earnings, Earnings guidance, Special items, Pro forma guidance, Analyst forecasts

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How Does Going Public Affect Employee Behavior? Evidence from Brokerage IPOs

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Apr 2019
Boston College, Brigham Young University - Marriott School, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting and University of Oregon - Lundquist College of Business
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Financial Analysts, Forecast Bias, Initial Public Offerings

The Effects of Analyst-Country Institutions on Biased Research: Evidence from Target Prices

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Oct 2018
Mark T Bradshaw, Alan Guoming Huang and Hongping Tan
Boston College, University of Waterloo and McGill University
Downloads 76 (320,526)
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financial analyst, target price, optimism, analyst country, institutional infrastructure, investor protection, legal enforcement, self-serving behavior, stock returns

The Effects of Analyst‐Country Institutions on Biased Research: Evidence from Target Prices

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 57, No. 1, 2019
Posted: 13 Jun 2019
Mark T Bradshaw, Alan Guoming Huang and Hongping Tan
Boston College, University of Waterloo and McGill University

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financial analyst; target price; optimism; analyst country; institutional infrastructure; investor protection; legal enforcement; self-serving behavior; stock returns

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A Discussion of 'Assessing the Relative Informativeness and Permanence of Pro Forma Earnings and Gaap Operating Earnings'

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Vol. 36, Nos. 1-3, pp. 321-336, December 2003
Posted: 28 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2010
Mark T Bradshaw
Boston College

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pro forma earnings, information content of earnings, persistence of earnings, analysts' forecasts

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Do Analysts and Auditors Use Information in Accruals?

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 39, No. 1, pp. 45-74, June 2001
Posted: 03 Dec 2001
Mark T Bradshaw, Scott A. Richardson and Richard G. Sloan
Boston College, AQR Capital Management, LLC and University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting

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Accruals, Analysts, Auditors, Capital markets