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This study examines the relevance of "Financial Accounting Standards (SFAS) No. 95" operating cash flow disclosures for assessing a primary component of firm risk, namely credit risk. We find that "SFAS No. 95" operating cash flows is an important determinant of credit risk, measured by debt...
type="main" xml:id="acfi12012-abs-0001" <title type="main">Abstract</title> <p>We investigate how the market's subjective estimates of autocorrelation in quarterly earnings vary with objective time-series estimates. Our results suggest that investors increasingly underestimate the correlation as the autocorrelation level...</p>