The authors also report that the average market-capitalized value of listed firms
has risen from $620 million in 1979 to $6.
With 462 companies yet to disclose their first-half business reports, the Wind Info forecast net profits of China's total listed firms
to grow around 12% in the January-June period, the report said.
In the third quarter, the most profitable listed firm
was Chang Hong Construction boasting EPS of NT$10.
We do not list wholly state owned companies for the simple reason that they have no traded value and therefore cannot be ranked alongside listed firms
As in shown in Table 4, in both groups, listed firms
decrease at the time the IFRS adoption decision is made and increase at the time IFRS becomes effective; however, such change is only significant for common law countries at the time the IFRS adoption decision is made.
, while there were 70 losing companies in what amount to 36
In the overall combined profits of listed firms
, SABIC had the highest share amounting to 27.
In addition to that, listed firms
will also have to start providing investors with quarterly reports of their results rather than the current standard of half-yearly updates.
The funds, which are both based in Australia, have made a series of investments in Japanese companies in various sectors including finance, electronics, telecommunications, trading houses, and utilities, according to the study on the financial reports of 550 major listed firms
Summary: In the current environment of global credit freeze and at a time when listed firms
in the Gulf have been struggling to attract capital, GCC issuers have surprisingly shown an increasing level of transparency according to the latest GCC transparency rankings.
While the New York Stock Exchange has already established this requirement for its listed companies, a comparable mandate should be put in place for all publicly listed firms
Using inclusion on Fortune's annual list of "The 100 Best Companies to Work for in America" as a proxy for successful efforts in creating high workplace attitudes, we compare the market values of listed firms
to the market values of nonlisted firms in the same industry matched on earnings.