George Comer

Georgetown University - Department of Finance

Associate Professor

585 Hariri Building

Georgetown University

Washington, DC 20057

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

9

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Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

High Quality Bond Funds: Market Timing Ability and Performance

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 Mar 2005
George Comer III, Vaneesha Boney and Lynne Kelly
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, University of Denver and Towson University
Downloads 415 (52,401)
Citation 2

Abstract:

bond mutual funds, market timing

2.

Corporate and Government Bond Funds: An Analysis of Investment Style, Performance, and Cash Flows

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Sep 2006
George Comer III and Javier Rodriguez
Georgetown University - Department of Finance and University of Puerto Rico
Downloads 405 (54,002)
Citation 1

Abstract:

fixed income funds, portfolio evaluation, cash flows

3.

On Equity and Fixed Income Investing Styles: A Look at Hybrid Mutual Funds

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 Jul 2007
George Comer III
Georgetown University - Department of Finance
Downloads 301 (75,632)
Citation 1

Abstract:

hybrid mutual funds, equity style, fixed income style

Controlling for Fixed Income Exposure in Portfolio Evaluation: Evidence from Hybrid Mutual Funds

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 May 2006
George Comer III, Norris L. Larrymore and Javier Rodriguez
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Northwestern University and University of Puerto Rico
Downloads 242 (104,982)
Citation 19

Abstract:

performance evaluation, fixed income securities, hybrid funds

Controlling for Fixed-Income Exposure in Portfolio Evaluation: Evidence from Hybrid Mutual Funds

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 22, Issue 2, pp. 481-507, 2009
Posted: 25 Jan 2009
George Comer III, Norris L. Larrymore and Javier Rodriguez
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Northwestern University and University of Puerto Rico

Abstract:

G11, G12

5.

Evaluating Bond Fund Sector Timing Skill

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Aug 2005
George Comer III
Georgetown University - Department of Finance
Downloads 188 (124,386)
Citation 3

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6.

Do Mutual Fund Media Recommendations Hold Value? An Empirical Analysis of the Wall Street Journal's SmartMoney Fund Screen

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2012
George Comer III and Javier Rodriguez
Georgetown University - Department of Finance and University of Puerto Rico
Downloads 155 (150,077)

Abstract:

mutual funds, SmartMoney, fund screen

7.

International Mutual Funds: MSCI Benchmarks and Portfolio Evaluation

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 08 Jan 2012
George Comer III and Javier Rodriguez
Georgetown University - Department of Finance and University of Puerto Rico
Downloads 142 (146,232)

Abstract:

portfolio evaluation, international mutual funds, foreign mutual funds, world mutual funds, MSCI

8.

Stock Selection Skill, Manager Flexibility, and Performance: Evidence from Unit Investment Trusts

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 May 2015
George Comer III and Javier Rodriguez
Georgetown University - Department of Finance and University of Puerto Rico
Downloads 83 (187,145)

Abstract:

unit investment trust, portfolio evaluation, mutual funds

9.

Are Reported Mutual Fund Yields Useful? An Analysis of Municipal Bond Funds

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Dec 2010
Vaneesha Boney and George Comer III
University of Denver and Georgetown University - Department of Finance
Downloads 72 (237,213)
Citation 1

Abstract:

bond mutual funds, distribution yield, SEC yield, yield gap