George Comer

Georgetown University - Department of Finance

Associate Professor

585 Hariri Building

Georgetown University

Washington, DC 20057

United States

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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, Vaneesha Boney and Lynne Kelly
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, University of Denver and Towson University
Downloads 479 (71,703)
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bond mutual funds, market timing

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

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Sep 2006
George Comer and Javier Rodriguez
Georgetown University - Department of Finance and University of Puerto Rico
Downloads 468 (73,776)
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fixed income funds, portfolio evaluation, cash flows

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

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 Jul 2007
George Comer
Georgetown University - Department of Finance
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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
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Northwestern University and University of Puerto Rico
Downloads 274 (133,915)
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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
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Northwestern University and University of Puerto Rico

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G11, G12

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Evaluating Bond Fund Sector Timing Skill

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Aug 2005
George Comer
Georgetown University - Department of Finance
Downloads 230 (159,985)
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International Mutual Funds: MSCI Benchmarks and Portfolio Evaluation

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 08 Jan 2012
George Comer and Javier Rodriguez
Georgetown University - Department of Finance and University of Puerto Rico
Downloads 210 (174,418)
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portfolio evaluation, international mutual funds, foreign mutual funds, world mutual funds, MSCI

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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 and Javier Rodriguez
Georgetown University - Department of Finance and University of Puerto Rico
Downloads 179 (201,595)

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mutual funds, SmartMoney, fund screen

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

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 May 2015
George Comer and Javier Rodriguez
Georgetown University - Department of Finance and University of Puerto Rico
Downloads 175 (205,552)

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unit investment trust, portfolio evaluation, mutual funds

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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
University of Denver and Georgetown University - Department of Finance
Downloads 109 (297,782)
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bond mutual funds, distribution yield, SEC yield, yield gap