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Patterns of capital structure and dividend policy in Pakistani corporate sector and their impact on organization performance
African Journal of Business Management (2011)
  • Ahmed Imran Hunjra
  • Muhammad Bilal
  • Haroon Shafi
  • Ikram Ullah
  • Kashif Ur Rehman
Abstract
The purpose of this study is to determine the patterns of capital structure decisions and dividend policy as well as their level of application in Pakistani corporate sector and also to check the impact of capital structure and dividend policy on organization performance. A total of ninety one questionnaires were distributed in different companies but seventy three filled were received and sixty one were processed for analysis. The potential respondents were finance executives and financial analysts of the companies. The study concludes that capital structure decisions are being properly practiced while dividend policy is a major concern in most of the organizations. It is also concluded that there is a significant and positive relationship between capital structure decision, dividend policy and organization performance.
Keywords
  • Capital Structure Decisions,
  • Dividend Policy,
  • Organization Performance Corporate Sector,
  • Finance Executives and Analysts
Publication Date
Winter November 22, 2011
Citation Information
Ahmed Imran Hunjra, Muhammad Bilal None, Haroon Shafi None, Ikram Ullah None, et al.. "Patterns of capital structure and dividend policy in Pakistani corporate sector and their impact on organization performance" African Journal of Business Management Vol. 5 Iss. 27 (2011)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/ahmed_hunjra/22/