Ferhat Akbas

University of Illinois at Chicago

1200 W Harrison St

Chicago, IL 60076

United States

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

The Trend in Firm Profitability and the Cross Section of Stock Returns

The Accounting Review, 2017
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 17 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2018
Ferhat Akbas, Chao Jiang and Paul D. Koch
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of South Carolina - Department of Finance and Iowa State University - Finance Department
Downloads 1,355 (13,418)
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Gross profitability, trend in profitability, expected returns, profitability growth

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Capital Market Efficiency and Arbitrage Efficacy

AFA 2013 San Diego Meetings Paper, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 15 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2015
University of Illinois at Chicago, Texas Tech University - Area of Finance, Texas A&M University - Department of Finance and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Finance Area
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cross-section of stock returns; limits to arbitrage; market efficiency; anomalies; funding constraints; fund flows; mutual funds

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Short Interest, Returns, and Fundamentals

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2013
University of Illinois at Chicago, Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Texas A&M University - Department of Finance and Texas A&M University - Department of Finance
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Short interest, fundamental information, cross-section of stock returns

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Smart Money, Dumb Money, and Capital Market Anomalies

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 16 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2015
University of Illinois at Chicago, Texas Tech University - Area of Finance, Texas A&M University - Department of Finance and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Finance Area
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Mutual funds, Hedge funds, Sock return anomalies

5.

The Calm Before the Storm

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 10 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 20 May 2015
Ferhat Akbas
University of Illinois at Chicago
Downloads 529 (50,862)
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Trading volume, short-sale restrictions, earnings announcements

6.

The Volatility of Liquidity and Expected Stock Returns

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Mar 2011
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance, University of Illinois at Chicago and Texas Tech University - Area of Finance
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The Time-Varying Liquidity Risk of Value and Growth Stocks

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Mar 2010
University of Illinois at Chicago, Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM) and Case Western Reserve University - Department of Banking & Finance
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Director Networks and Informed Traders

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2016
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Kansas - Finance Area and University of Kansas - School of Business
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Director networks; Informed Trading; Corporate Directors; Short Sellers; Board of Directors; Board Size

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Insider Investment Horizon

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 17 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 08 May 2018
Ferhat Akbas, Chao Jiang and Paul D. Koch
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of South Carolina - Department of Finance and Iowa State University - Finance Department
Downloads 351 (83,835)
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Insider trading, investment horizon, unexpected insider trades, information asymmetry, short-termism

10.

Peer Stock Short Interest and Future Returns

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Ferhat Akbas, Ekkehart Boehmer and Egemen Genc
University of Illinois at Chicago, Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
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Determinants and Consequences of Information Processing Delay: Evidence from the Thomson Reuters Institutional Brokers’ Estimate System

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), 127 (2018) 366-388, University of Miami Business School Research Paper No. 18-7
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 28 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2018
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Maryland-College Park - Robert H. Smith School of Business and University of Miami - Department of Accounting
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Information intermediaries, information processing, limited attention, information distribution, price discovery

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Overnight Returns, Daytime Reversals, and Future Stock Returns: The Risk of Investing in a Tug of War With Noise Traders

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 09 Feb 2019
University of Illinois at Chicago, Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, University of South Carolina - Department of Finance and Iowa State University - Finance Department
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Noise Trader Risk, Opening Price, Overnight Return, Heterogeneous Investors, Retail Traders

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Director Networks and Managerial Response to Non-Fundamental Price Shocks

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 10 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2018
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland - Department of Accounting & Information Assurance and University of Maryland-College Park - Robert H. Smith School of Business
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Director networks; non-fundamental price shocks; corporate governance; corporate investment

14.

Funding Constraints and Market Efficiency

Mays Business School Research Paper No. 2012-75
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2012
University of Illinois at Chicago, Texas Tech University - Area of Finance, Texas A&M University - Department of Finance and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Finance Area
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market efficiency, anomalies, arbitrage, funding constraints, momentum, reversal, value, profitability

15.

Do Mutual Fund Investors Overweight the Probability of Extreme Payoffs in the Return Distribution?

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 19 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2018
Ferhat Akbas and Egemen Genc
University of Illinois at Chicago and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Downloads 152 (190,882)
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mutual funds, fund flows, extreme positive payoffs, lottery stocks

16.

Disagreement, Aggregate Trading Volume, and Excess Market Returns

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Nov 2017
Ferhat Akbas, Egemen Genc, Chao Jiang and Paul D. Koch
University of Illinois at Chicago, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), University of South Carolina - Department of Finance and Iowa State University - Finance Department
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Disagreement, abnormal trading volume, asset prices, equity risk premium, volatility, return predictability

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Corporate news releases and the profitability of retail trades

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 01 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2019
Ferhat Akbas and Musa Subasi
University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Maryland-College Park - Robert H. Smith School of Business
Downloads 138 (206,439)
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Individual Investors; Information Processing; Public News