The effect of profitability ratio on market capitalization in insurance companies listed in Kuala Lumpur stock exchange / Siti Nurliyana Borhani

Borhani, Siti Nurliyana (2017) The effect of profitability ratio on market capitalization in insurance companies listed in Kuala Lumpur stock exchange / Siti Nurliyana Borhani. Student Project. Faculty of Business Management, Segamat, Johor. (Submitted)

Abstract

Market capitalization is true measure of a company‟s value. This study aims to examine the effect of profitability ratio on market capitalization. Thus, the objective of the study is to know one of the profitability ratios, which can influence the market capitalization of Malaysian insurance companies. To study market capitalization is taken as a dependent variable and profitability ratios (Return on Assets, Return on Equity and Return on Investment) are selected as independent variables. Sample of 9 insurance companies have been taken for the study. The period of the study is five years from 2011 to 2015. The finding shows that there is significant relationship between Return on Equity (ROE) and Return on Investment (ROI) toward market capitalization for the companies operating in the insurance sector in Malaysia. It indicates that there is an effect of ROE and ROI on Market Capitalization. In respect of the effect of Return on Assets (ROA) upon Market Capitalization, the result indicated that there is no effect of ROA on market Capitalization for the companies operating in the insurance sector in Malaysia. Keywords: Profitability Ratios, Market Capitalization, Malaysian Insurance Companies

Download

[img]
Preview
Text
PPb_SITI NURLIYANA BORHANI J BM17_5.pdf

Download (291kB) | Preview

Metadata

Item Type: Monograph (Student Project)
Creators:
CreatorsID Num.
Borhani, Siti NurliyanaUNSPECIFIED
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HG Finance > Insurance
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Johor > Segamat Campus > Faculty of Business and Management (J)
Item ID: 22279
Uncontrolled Keywords: UiTM Cawangan Johor, market capitalization in insurance companies, listed in Kuala Lumpur stock exchange
URI: http://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/22279

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item

Downloads

Downloads per month over past year