Paul J. Simko

University of Virginia - Darden School of Business

Associate Professor of Business Administration

P.O. Box 6550

Charlottesville, VA 22906-6550

United States

http://www.darden.virginia.edu/faculty/simko.htm

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (42)

1.
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Citation 86

The Balance Sheet as an Earnings Management Constraint

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Oct 2002
Jan Barton and Paul J. Simko
Emory University and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Citation 86

Abstract:

articulation between income statement and balance sheet, earnings management constraints, measurement and recognition guidance, earnings surprises, analysts' forecasts

The Balance Sheet as an Earnings Management Constraint

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 21 Oct 2002
Jan Barton and Paul J. Simko
Emory University and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business

Abstract:

articulation between income statement and balance sheet, earnings management constraints, measurement and recognition guidance, earnings surprises, analysts' forecasts

2.

An Overview of Financial Statement Analysis: The Mechanics

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2255
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Jun 2009
Brandt R. Allen and Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

ratio analysis forecast

3.

The Relation Between Securities Firms' Mutual Fund Equity Holdings and their Analysts' Earnings Forecasts

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Apr 1998
Paul J. Irvine, Paul J. Simko and Siva Nathan
Neeley School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and Georgia State University
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Earnings Smoothing, Analyst Following, and Firm Value

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
George Allayannis and Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Earnings Management, Smoothing, Analyst Following

Earnings Smoothing, Analyst Following and Firm Value

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Mar 2010
George Allayannis and Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Earnings Smoothing, Analyst Following, and Firm Value

Posted: 18 Mar 2009
George Allayannis and Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business

Abstract:

earnings smoothing, earnings management, analyst following

5.

Assessing Earnings Quality: Nuware, Inc.

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2221
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

accounting principles

6.

General Electric's Acquisition of Amersham Plc

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1458
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
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Abstract:

merger acquisition, patent, intellectual capital, intellectual property, valuation

7.

The Conceptual Framework Underlying the Preparation of the Statement of Cash Flow

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2250
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Luann J. Lynch and Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

financial accounting, statement of cash flow

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Lewis Driscoll and Delta Cargo

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2227
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Tim Brown and Paul J. Simko
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
Downloads 217 (118,121)

Abstract:

cost accounting, depreciation

Lewis Driscoll and Delta Cargo

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2227
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

cost accounting, depreciation

Autozone: How Long Will They Be in the Zone?

Darden Case No. UVA-M-0730
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Paul Farris, Paul J. Simko and Tom Cross
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

marketing strategy

Autozone: How Long Will They Be in the Zone?

Darden Case No. UVA-M-0730
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Paul Farris, Tom Cross and Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

marketing strategy

10.

Mgm Mirage

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2223
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

financial statement analysis, pro forma financial statements, valuation

11.

Discretionary Accruals and the Emergence of Profitability

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Mar 2009
Michael Mosebach and Paul J. Simko
University of Akron - The George W. Daverio School of Accountancy and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
Downloads 193 (125,800)

Abstract:

accounting discretion, earnings management, loss firms

12.

International Speedway Corporation

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2222
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

communication process, communication strategy

13.

An Overview of Patent Quality: Assessment Valuation and Financial Reporting Implications

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1539
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

intellectual property, corporate market values, patent practices and policies

14.

Genmor Pharmaceuticals' Acquisition of Vascorex Corporation

UVA-C-2226
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and Impact LLC
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Abstract:

mergers and acquisitions, investment analysis, patents, intellectual property

15.

Voluntary Disclosure of the Components of Revenue Growth

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 May 2011
Luann J. Lynch, Grace Pownall and Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, Emory University - Department of Accounting and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
Downloads 147 (149,588)

Abstract:

revenue growth, organic growth, earnings response coefficients, disclosure incentives

16.

Prudential Financial, Inc.: Stockholders' Equity and Balance Sheet Leverage

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2290
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 10 Jun 2009
Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
Downloads 107 (182,661)

Abstract:

balance sheet, accounting, income statement, accounting

17.

Double G Western Wear

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2288
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Jun 2009
Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

balance sheet, accounting, budgeting, financial accounting, forecasting, income statement, accounting, planning

18.

Dupont's Patent Donations

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2224
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
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Abstract:

intellectual property, tax planning, patents, ethics

19.

Financial Impact of Nuclear Power Plants: Firstenergy and Davis-Besse

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2232
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Jun 2009
Brandt R. Allen, Tom Cross and Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

Finance, nuclear power, financial transparency, ethics in accounting

20.

Financial Impact of Nuclear Power Plants: Dominion Resources, Inc.

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2234
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Jun 2009
Brandt R. Allen, Tom Cross and Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
Downloads 43 (344,981)

Abstract:

finance, introduction

21.

Lone Star Power

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2252
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
Downloads 37 (354,545)

Abstract:

accounting, inflation, financial reporting and disclosure

22.

Financial Impact of Nuclear Power Plants: Pseg and Hope Creek

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2233
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 10 Jun 2009
Brandt R. Allen, Tom Cross and Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

Finance, nuclear power, work environment, ethics in accounting, safety

23.

Factory #539: China Star Technology Electronics Ltd. (A)

Darden Case No. UVA-OM-1473
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Jun 2017
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Abstract:

conducting business in China, cross-cultural communication, cultural norms, manufacturing, due diligence, global markets, market forces, sourcing, competition, efficiency, production, M&A

24.

Wal-Mart China: Tian Tian Pingjia

Darden Case No. UVA-OM-1472
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Jun 2017
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Abstract:

supplier, supply chain, china, walmart, distribution, retail

25.

The Chubb Corporation: An Analysis of 2004-2012 Return on Equity

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2356
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 May 2017
Paul J. Simko and Rick Green
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

financial performance, ROE, investment returns, insurance coverage, income statement, financial reporting, annual report, financial analysis

26.

Consolidated-Tomoka—A Real Estate Holding Company

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2315
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 May 2017
Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

Financial statements, historical cost, deferred tax, valuation, real estate, value investing

27.

Tao & Willis, Inc.: Inventory Accounting Methods

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2384
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 30 May 2017
Paul J. Simko, Emma BeMiller and Kellie Barranco
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

cost flow assumptions, LIFO, FIFO, inventory accounting, Brazil, Mercosur

28.

BHP Billiton's $40 Billion Hostile Bid for Potash Corp

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2331
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 30 May 2017
Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

Purchase method of accounting, fair market values, goodwill

29.

The Aes Corporation

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2347
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 May 2017
Paul J. Simko and Rick Green
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

financial analysis, fixed assets, leases, impairments, contingencies

30.

Harman International and Kkr (a)

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2305
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 May 2017
Paul J. Simko and Daren Dickerson
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

private equity transaction, termination fee, material adverse change, merger agreement, due diligence

31.

Doc's Barbershop

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2376
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 30 May 2017
Luann J. Lynch and Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

small business, income statement, variable costs, fixed costs, break-even analysis, cost behaviors

32.

Tad Folsom and Peloton Industries

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2319
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 30 May 2017
Paul J. Simko and omar s manejwala
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Abstract:

healthcare, executive compensation, stock options, incentives

33.

Embraer S.A

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2345
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 30 May 2017
Paul J. Simko and Rick Green
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

business model, commercial aviation, risk profile, aircraft sales, aircraft leasing

34.

Owen Rankin at J&J and the Olympic Games: Let the Games Begin (a)

Darden Case No. UVA-OB-1070
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 30 May 2017
Paul J. Simko, Marc Modica and Gerry Yemen
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

China, stakeholder, international business, relationships, conflict, negotiation

35.

Leverage Ratios in Financial Analysis

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2291
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 30 May 2017
Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

ratios, leverage, leverage ratios, finance, financial analysis, accounting

36.

Peyton Enterprises

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2365
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 30 May 2017
Elizabeth A. Demers and Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

LIFO, FIFO, financial accounting, accounts receivable, IPO, accrual accounting, inventory, fixed assets, restructuring

37.

BHP Billiton Group: Long-Term Debt (a)

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2317
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 30 May 2017
Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

Long-term debt accounting[RETURN]Bond accounting

38.

China Electric Motor Hits the Street (a)

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2338
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 30 May 2017
Paul J. Simko, Gerry Yemen and Rick Green
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

Chinese economic growth, initial public offerings, exchange-traded funds, mutual funds, financial research

39.

Chick-Fil-A: A Bird of a Different Feather

Darden Case No. UVA-G-0632
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 May 2017
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Southern Indiana and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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franchise, fast food, family ownership, succession, management philosophy, strategic issues

40.

International Power Plc: Financial Performance in the Global Power Industry

Darden Case No. UVA-C-2254
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 30 May 2017
Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Abstract:

ratio analysis, utilities, accounting, financial statement analysis, firm performance, equity values

41.

Asset Management and Affiliated Analysts' Forecasts

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 60, No. 3, pp. 67-78, May/June 2004
Posted: 29 Jun 2004
Paul J. Irvine, Paul J. Simko and Siva Nathan
Neeley School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and Georgia State University

Abstract:

Investment Industry: Structure, Organization, and Demographics; Equity Investments: Research Sources

42.

Financial Instrument Fair Values and Nonfinancial Firms

Journal of Accounting, Auditing & Finance, Vol 14, No 3 (New Series), Summer 1999
Posted: 20 Nov 1999
Paul J. Simko
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business

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