Mitch Conover
Associate Professor of Finance
Profile
Grants and Fellowships

Robins School of Business Summer Research Fellowship

University of Richmond Summer Research Fellowship

University of North Carolina at Wilmington Cameron School of Business Fellowship

University of North Carolina at Wilmington Summer Research Fellowship

Northern Illinois University Summer Research Fellowship

Awards

Robins School of Business Outstanding Scholarship Award

Presentations

Szakmary C Andrew, Lancaster Carol M., Conover Mitchell C., An Examination of the Performance of Standard and Poor's Stock Appreciation Ranking System, 1989-2003, Southern Finance Association Annual Meeting, Key West, FL

Szakmary C Andrew, Conover Mitchell C., Lancaster Carol M., An Examination of Value Line's Long Term Projections, Eastern Finance Association Annual Meeting, Norfolk, VA

Designations
CAIA
CFA
CIPM
Memberships
CFA Institute
CFA Virginia
CAIA Association
Eastern Finance Association
Financial Management Association
Southern Finance Association
Professional Experience
Previous positions include:

UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND, Richmond, VA
Robins School of Business, Department of Finance
Associate Professor from 2003-present
Assistant Professor from 2000-2003

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT WILMINGTON, Wilmington, NC
Cameron School of Business, Department of Economics and Finance
Assistant Professor from 1997-2000

NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY, DeKalb, IL
College of Business, Department of Finance
Assistant Professor from 1995-1997

FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY, Tallahassee, FL
College of Business, Department of Finance
Instructor from 1992-1995

Selected Publications
Books

CFA Curriculum, Market Indexes and Benchmarks

CIPM Curriculum, Risk Measurement and Risk Attribution

CIPM Curriculum, Benchmarks

CFA Institute Research Foundation, Investment Issues in Emerging Markets 

Articles

Flexible Payout Policy in a Mature Industry: An Empirical Examination of Crown Cork and Seal, Journal of Applied Corporate Finance 

Is Now the Time to Add Commodities to Your Portfolio?, Journal of Investing 

Can Precious Metals Make your Portfolio Shine?, Journal of Investing 

An Examination of Value Line's Long-Term Projections, Journal of Banking and Finance 

Sector Rotation and Monetary Conditions, Journal of Investing 

The Relationship between the Value Effect and Industry Affiliation, Journal of Business

Is Fed Policy Still Relevant?, Financial Analysts Journal

Emerging Markets: When Are They Worth It?, Financial Analysts Journal

Are the Best Small Companies the Best Investments?, Journal of Financial Research

Monetary Environments and International Stock Returns, Journal of Banking and Finance

Monetary Conditions and International Investing, Financial Analysts Journal

Investor Overreaction in International Stock Markets, Journal of Portfolio Management

Growth versus Value and Large-Cap versus Small-Cap Stocks in International Markets, Financial Analysts Journal 

Additional Publications

C. Mitchell Conover, Citation in the Wall Street Journal, Wall Street Journal, 2010, B9


Education
B.A., University of Maryland 1983
Economics
M.B.A., East Carolina University 1990
Ph.D., Florida State University 1995
Finance
Contact Information
326 RSB
(804) 287-1921
(804) 289-8878 (Fax)
Areas of Expertise
Financial Management
International Finance
Investments
Portfolio Management