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Liquidate

To pay and settle the amount of a debt; to convert assets to cash; to aggregate the assets of an insolvent enterprise and calculate its liabilities in order to settle with the debtors and the creditors and apportion the remaining assets, if any, among the stockholders or owners of the corporation.

liquidate

v. to sell the assets of a business, paying bills and dividing the remainder among shareholders, partners or other investors. (See: wind up)

liquidate

(Convert into cash), verb cash in, change into cash, change into money, conclude, distribute assets, exchange for money, finish, realize in cash, redeem, sell, sell assets, terminate, terminate business affairs, turn into money
Associated concepts: liquidated account, liquidating trust, liquidation of assets, trustees in liquidation

liquidate

(Determine liability), verb adjust, ascertain liability, ascertain the amount of indebtedness, ascertain the balance due, assemble and apportion assets, cancel debts, determine the amount of indebtedness, discharge, dissharge a liability, discharge debts, dispose of, extinguish innebtedness, make restitution, meet payments, pay, pay and settle, pay debts, satisfy, settle, settle accounts with the debtors and creditors
Associated concepts: liquidated claim, liquidated damages, liquidated debt, liquidated demand
See also: defray, destroy, discharge, disorganize, dispatch, efface, eliminate, eradicate, extinguish, extirpate, kill, murder, obliterate, pay, remove, slay
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Finally, the average cumulative abnormal return (ACAR) is computed for the high liquidate and low liquidate portfolios as follows:
The ACAR for the arbitrage portfolio is the difference between the low liquidate and high liquidate portfolios (i.
As dictated by the overreaction hypothesis, if there is significant return for the arbitrage portfolio (ACARlow liquidate-ACARhigh liquidate > 0), then overreaction is present in the market.
Trading volume may have elements of firm size high liquidate with it such that any finding obtained from the analysis could have resulted from trading volume and /or size.
As portfolios are formed each week, the results presented in the follow high liquidate sections are the average of 591 test periods.
The last row in Table 2 provides the difference in ACAR between the low liquidate and high liquidate for the various holding periods.