Mark T Bradshaw

Boston College

Associate Professor

140 Commonwealth Avenue

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

21

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

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 California, Berkeley - Accounting Group
Downloads 4,238 (1,403)
Citation 13

Abstract:

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 California, Berkeley - Accounting Group
Downloads 2,449 (3,890)
Citation 122

Abstract:

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 California, Berkeley - Accounting Group

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3.

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

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Jul 2011
Mark T Bradshaw
Boston College
Downloads 2,330 (2,015)
Citation 16

Abstract:

analyst forecasts, capital markets, suggestions for future research

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 2,330 (4,247)
Citation 73

Abstract:

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

Abstract:

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

5.

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 California, Berkeley - Accounting Group
Downloads 2,148 (4,369)
Citation 33

Abstract:

External Financing, Sell-side Analysts, Capital Markets, Market Efficiency

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 1,773 (6,813)
Citation 21

Abstract:

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

Abstract:

Analysts, Target Prices, Earnings Forecasts, Valuation

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 1,260 (11,927)
Citation 44

Abstract:

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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8.

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 California, Berkeley - Accounting Group
Downloads 1,165 (10,938)
Citation 80

Abstract:

Financing, Sell-side analysts, Capital markets, Market efficiency

9.

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 1,028 (16,436)
Citation 3

Abstract:

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 954 (18,340)
Citation 98

Abstract:

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

Abstract:

Accounting Choice, Institutional Investors, US GAAP, Home Bias

11.

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, University of Utah - School of Accounting and Information Systems, 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, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting
Downloads 814 (22,353)
Citation 2

Abstract:

International Accounting, US GAAP Reconciliation, Foreign Private Issuers

12.

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 709 (24,530)
Citation 2

Abstract:

analyst forecasts, earnings per share, time-series forecasts, earnings forecasts, earnings expectations

13.

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 371 (47,484)
Citation 3

Abstract:

option pricing, earnings management, crash risk, transparency, opacity, smirk

14.

Ownership Structure and Tax Avoidance: Evidence from Agency Costs of State Ownership in China

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 27 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2016
Mark T Bradshaw, Guanmin Liao and Mark (Shuai) Ma
Boston College, Central University of Finance and Economics - School of Accountancy and American University - Accounting
Downloads 257 (25,799)

Abstract:

Tax Avoidance, Ownership Structure, Agency Conflict, China, Incentives

15.

Analyst Target Price Optimism Around the World

Midwest Finance Association 2013 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2014
Mark T Bradshaw, Alan Guoming Huang and Hongping Tan
Boston College, University of Waterloo and York University - Schulich School of Business
Downloads 233 (62,322)

Abstract:

analyst, target price, optimism, conflicts of interest, investor protection, financial transparency

16.

Analysts’ GAAP Earnings Forecasts and Their Implications for Accounting Research

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 May 2014 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2017
Boston College, University of Georgia - J.M. Tull School of Accounting, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business
Downloads 165 (59,169)

Abstract:

Measurement error; Earnings expectations; Non-GAAP earnings; Earnings persistence; Meet-or-beat; Forecast walk down

17.

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 108 (195,795)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Street earnings, Earnings guidance, Special items, Pro forma guidance, Analyst forecasts

18.

The Impact of Earnings Announcements on a Firm's Information Environment

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2016
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 0 (135,711)

Abstract:

Consensus, Private Information, Common Information, Information Advantage

19.

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 0 (115,747)

Abstract:

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

20.

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

Abstract:

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

21.

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 California, Berkeley - Accounting Group

Abstract:

Accruals, Analysts, Auditors, Capital markets