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Narasimhan Jegadeesh - Emory University, Goizueta Business School. Atlanta, GA, US

Narasimhan Jegadeesh Narasimhan Jegadeesh

Dean's Distinguished Chair of Finance | Emory University, Goizueta Business School





Narasimhan Jegadeesh is the Dean's Distinguished Chair in Finance at the Goizueta Business School. He has also been on the faculty at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the University of California at Los Angeles. He has published extensively in the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, the Review of Financial Studies and other leading academic finance journals. His research has been discussed in several publications including Businessweek, The Economist, Forbes, Kiplinger's Personal Investments, Money, New York Times, and Smart Money.

Areas of Expertise (3)

Market Analysis Stock Market and Investments Market Momentum

Education (3)

Columbia University: Ph.D., Finance 1987

Indian Institute of Management: M.B.A., Postgraduate Diploma in Management 1980

Indian Institute of Technology: B.Tech., Mechanical Engineering 1978

Media Appearances (8)

Wall Street’s Real Earnings Surprise

Barron’s  online


Companies surpassing both revenue and earnings estimates tend to outperform the market over time by more than companies beating on earnings alone.

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Snapchat Will Be a Stock Market Dog

Fortune  online


The negative outlook for Snap’s shares is notable not just because it’s a hot IPO, but also because Wall Street analysts are usually a pretty optimistic bunch.

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Rising Anxiety That Stocks Are Overpriced

The New York Times  online


There is much scholarly literature on momentum, starting in 1993 with a bombshell paper by Narasimhan Jegadeesh and Sheridan Titman...

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Buffett Grabs Apple (AAPL); Can It Still Be a Momentum Stock?

Heavy  online


Apple is looking like a long-term hold more than a momentum trade because it’s still reacting to earnings and there’s still very much up in the air.

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Are You Ignoring This Predictive Stock Indicator?



Once of the most famous academic studies on RS was completed in 1993 by Narasimhan Jegadeesh and Sheridan Titman...

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Lessons From a Hot Market

The Wall Street Journal  online


Narasimhan Jegadeesh of Emory University and Sheridan Titman of the University of Texas at Austin, found in a 2011 paper that U.S. stocks that perform the best over a three-to-12-month period tend to continue on the same path over the following three to 12 months...

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An ETF That Buys High and Sells Higher

Seeking Alpha  online


Narasimhan Jegadeesh and Sheridan Titman are credited by academics for discovering momentum, though practitioners had been exploiting it for decades by the time the duo's study came out in 1993...

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Swedroe: Why Momentum Is Struggling

ETF  online


Initial research on momentum, however, was published by Narasimhan Jegadeesh and Sheridan Titman, authors of the 1993 study “Returns to Buying Winners and Selling Losers: Implications for Stock Market Efficiency,"...

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