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The predictive ability of segmented quarterly earnings

a test using simulated mergers of existent autonomous firms

by Peter A. Silhan

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Published by College of Commerce and Business Administration, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in [Urbana] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Simulation methods,
  • Consolidation and merger of corporations,
  • Time-series analysis,
  • Income forecasting

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter A. Silhan...
    SeriesFaculty working papers - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, College of Commerce and Business Administration -- no. 715, Faculty working papers -- no. 715.
    ContributionsUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. College of Commerce and Business Administration
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11, [7] p. :
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24979607M
    OCLC/WorldCa6939311

      Additional information and operating data are contained in the company’s annual report, Form K, Form Qs, Form 8-Ks and Statistical Books. These materials, as well as a webcast of the earnings release conference call to be held at p.m. EST on Decem are available on the company’s website at A replay of.   The Cognitive Solutions segment delivers a spectrum of capabilities, from descriptive, predictive and prescriptive analytics to cognitive systems. Cognitive Solutions includes Watson, a cognitive computing platform that has the ability to interact in natural language, process big data, and learn from interactions with people and computers.

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The predictive ability of segmented quarterly earnings by Peter A. Silhan Download PDF EPUB FB2

Improve predictive accuracy by assessing segmented data. Each found that me-chanical model earnings forecasts de-veloped from segmented data tended to be more accurate than those developed from consolidated data only.

Recently, Silhan [] has provided a new approach to the predictability issue. Using simulated mergers of existing.

To test the predictive ability of each set of data, earnings forecasts were made. Both the enterprise's segmental and consolidated models were used for these predictions. The result indicate that, although consolidated income series provide a reasonably adequate forecast of income, geographically segmented earnings improve the accuracy of by: The potential for gains in predictive ability through disaggregation: Segmented annual earnings.

Journal of Accounting Research 2: Kinney, W. R., Jr. Spring Cited by: 5. The Predictive Ability of Geographic Segment Disclosures by U.S. Companies 39 Journal of International Accounting Research, Given the MAE for each model (consolidated, SFAS No.and SFAS.

Lorek and G. Lee Willinger ABSTRACT This paper provides information on the long-term predictive ability of annual earnings numbers. We obtained a sample of calendar, yearend firms that had complete quarterly earnings-per-share (eps) before extraordinary items available from to Author: Kenneth S.

Lorek, G. Lee Willinger. However, we find mixed evidence with respect to fair values improving the ability of earnings to predict future earnings. Further, the ability of earnings to predict future cash flows and future earnings is improved by the use of fair value estimates only.

Quarterly Accounting Data: Time-Series Properties and Predictive-Ability Results George Foster ABSTRACT: The time-series behavior of the quarterly earnings, sales and expense series of 69 firms over the period is examined.

A Box-Jenkins time-series method-ology is adopted. Based on inspection of the cross-sectional autocorrelation function. To test the frequency of earnings management, Harvard professor Richard Zeckhauser and his coauthors, François Degeorge and Jayendu Patel, compiled more thanquarterly earnings reports.

Earnings season is one of the most anticipated points during the financial year for the market. It refers to the months when quarterly reports are released—generally in January, April, July, and Author: Ben Mcclure. How To Decode A Company’s Earnings Reports The Components of an Earnings Report Companies are legally required to file a quarterly report, a Q, an annual report, or the K with the : Brent Radcliffe.

Post-SFAS segment reporting has more predictive ability for consolidated earnings (Behn et al., ), has improved geographic segment disclosure that reduced the. title = "An analysis of the accuracy of long-term earnings predictions", abstract = "This paper provides information on the long-term predictive ability of annual earnings numbers.

We obtained a sample of calendar, year-end firms that had complete quarterly earnings-per-share (eps) before extraordinary items available from to Author: Kenneth S. Lorek, G.

Lee Willinger. Downloadable. We investigate the role of earnings quality in determining the levels of segment disclosure, and hether and how better quality earnings and segment disclosure influences cost of capital.

Using a large US sample for the periodwe find a positive relation between earnings quality and levels of segment disclosures. We also find that firms providing better quality segment. baseline in predicting future earnings volatility.

We, instead, evaluate the predictive power of quarterly earnings calls in forecasting future volatility. Publicly listed companies are required by law to file annual K reports with the SEC. All K filings follow the same format and solely contain information reported by the Size: KB.

Using a hazard model, we examine secular changes in the ability of financial statement data to predict bankruptcy from to We identify three trends in financial reporting that could influence predictive ability with respect to bankruptcy: FASB standards, the perceived increase in discretionary financial reporting behavior, and the increase in Cited by: "Segment reporting to the capital market in the presence of a competitor," Journal of Accounting Research, Wiley Blackwell, vol.

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Hee Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to investigate whether earnings restatements have a larger effect on the earnings quality (proxied by persistence) of restating.

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Refers to the ability of reported earnings (income) to predict a company's future earnings. Extraordinary items Material gains and losses that are both.

For the past several months, I have been working on a model to predict the direction a stock will move after the company reports its quarterly earnings. The underlying assumption is. Predictive Ability and Market Pricing of Fair Value Earnings Components. for Closed-End Funds.

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Collins, Wei Chen.predictive ability in this Bayesian manner. In our model, investors update their beliefs about the predictive accuracy of the analyst from forecast errors which become known when earnings are announced; this learning about predictive ability is then manifest in investors’ reactions to subsequent forecasts made by the analyst.

Additional information and operating data are contained in the company’s annual report, Form K, Form Qs, Form 8-Ks, Statistical Books and third quarter fiscal Earnings Presentation. These materials, as well as a webcast of the earnings release conference call to be held at p.m.

EDT on Ma are available on the company’s.