Gregory A. Sommers

Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business

P.O. Box 750333

Dallas, TX 75275-0333

United States

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Scholarly Papers (5)

1.

Scale and Scale Effects in Market-Based Accounting Research

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, p. 25-56, January 2003
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Apr 2000
Peter D. Easton and Gregory A. Sommers
University of Notre Dame - Department of Accountancy and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business
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Citation 56

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Fair Value's Affect on Accounting's Ability to Predict Future Cash Flows: A Glance Back and a Look at the Potential Impact of Reaching the Goal

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Sep 2006
Keji Chen, Gregory A. Sommers and Gary K. Taylor
University of Alabama - Culverhouse School of Accountancy, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business and University of Alabama - Culverhouse College of Commerce & Business Administration
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Citation 3

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fair value accounting, predictive ability of accounting, objectives of financial reporting

Effect of Analysts' Optimism on Estimates of the Expected Rate of Return Implied By Earnings Forecasts

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 45, No. 5, pp. 983-1016, December 2007
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2008
Peter D. Easton and Gregory A. Sommers
University of Notre Dame - Department of Accountancy and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business
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Citation 34

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earnings forecasts, biased estimates, implied expected rates of return

Effect of Analysts' Optimism on Estimates of the Expected Rate of Return Implied By Earnings Forecasts

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 45, No. 5, pp. 983-1015, December 2007
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Dec 2007
Peter D. Easton and Gregory A. Sommers
University of Notre Dame - Department of Accountancy and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business
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Which Competitive Efforts Lead to Future Abnormal Economic Rents? Using Accounting Ratios to Assess Competitive Advantage

Journal of Business, Finance and Accounting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 10 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2012
Victoria Dickinson and Gregory A. Sommers
University of Mississippi - Patterson School of Accountancy and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business
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Abstract:

forecasting, earnings, economic rents, competitive advantage, profitability, persistence, mean-reversion, return on assets, industry-adjusted, risk-adjusted

5.

Using Market Reaction to Infer Persistence of Earnings Surprises

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Sep 2007
Gia Chevis and Gregory A. Sommers
Baylor University - Hankamer School of Business and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business
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earnings response coefficient, persistence