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Finance Department memorializes alum Keefer Babbitt

Professor of Finance and Director of the Advanced Financial Analysis Program Elizabeth Tashjian led a ceremony in the Jack & Jeanne Okland Trading Floor on April 5 to dedicate a special workspace in memory of Finance alum Keefer Babbitt. Babbitt, who passed away in January of 2021, earned his degree in Finance from the David Eccles School of Business in 2015. He was a [...]

2022-04-21T11:37:56-06:00April 21st, 2022|

Could a new moniker for Facebook help falling stock prices?

A cosmetic name change often can help boost falling stocks, according to the Eccles School's Finance chair Michael Cooper. But as Facebook considers a name change, the practice is unlikely to help, Cooper said. That's because it is a huge, widely followed company. Read more about Cooper's research and what it could mean for the social media giant in MarketWatch.

2021-10-28T10:26:11-06:00October 28th, 2021|