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A study on the effect of dividend payout ratio and firm profitability

Ramakrishnan, Suresh and Ahmad Anuar, Melati and Malik, Muhammad Faizan and Khan, Shehzad (2015) A study on the effect of dividend payout ratio and firm profitability. Science International (Lahore), 27 (2). pp. 1403-1406. ISSN 1013-5316

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The aim of the research study was to explore the effects of Dividend payout ratio on the firm profitability. This study was conducted on the non-financial firms listed in Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100 index. The data were collected since 2008-2012 from the annual reports and Balance sheet analysis of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP). Panel data regression was used in the research paper. As per the results of fixed effect model. The dividend payout ratio has significant effects on profitability (Alternate Accepted). Leverage has insignificant effect on the profitability and firm size has also insignificant effects on the firm profitability.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:dividend payout ratio, relationship, dividend policy
Subjects:H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
ID Code:60094
Deposited By: Haliza Zainal
Deposited On:24 Jan 2017 02:54
Last Modified:20 Dec 2021 01:51

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