Melissa K. Woodley, PhD, CFA
Melissa K. Woodley, PhD, CFA

Melissa K. Woodley, PhD, CFA

Assistant Professor
Heider College of Business

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Economics and Finance

Position

  • Assistant Professor

Education

  • PhD, Finance, University of Alabama
  • MA, Finance, University of Alabama
  • BS, Finance, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Certifications

Chartered Financial Analyst

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Wingender, J and Woodley, M. The Impact of Liquidity on Corporate Bond Yield Spreads, Journal of American Academy of Business, Cambridge, 2017
  • Wingender, JR and Woodley, MK. Over-the-Counter Bonds and the Stock Price Response to Earnings Announcements., Journal of American Academy of Business, Cambridge, 21(2), 31-38, 2016
  • Pettengill, GN, Thelen, N, and Woodley, MK. The Piotroski Screen Reexamined: Seasonal and Structural Change., Academy of Economics and Finance Journal, 6, 117-130, 2015
  • Woodley, M., Flushed Away: The Jefferson County, Alabama Sewer Debt Crisis, Journal of Applied Finance, 22(1), 6-18, 2012
  • Woodley, M., Jones, S., Reburn, J. Value stocks and Accounting Screens: Has a Good Rule Gone Bad?, Journal of Accounting and Finance, 11(4), 87-104, 2011
  • Woodley, M., The Cross-Section of Trading Activity in the Over-the-Counter Market for Corporate Bonds, Journal of Trading, 5(2), 78-91, 2010

Publications

  • Woodley, M, S. Jones, and J. Reburn, The Fear Index and the Effectiveness of Accounting Screens in Selecting Value Stocks, Proceedings of the Academy of Economics and Finance Annual Meeting, 2017
  • Woodley, M., Jones, S., Reburn, J., Revisiting the Piotroski Model: It's Not Just for Value Stocks Anymore, Proceedings of the Academy of Economics and Finance Annual Meeting, 51, 113-116, 2014
  • Woodley, M., Jones, S., Reburn, J., Economic Cycles, Investor Sentiment, and the Fundamental Analysis of Value Stocks, Proceedings of the Academy of Economics and Finance Annual Meeting, 39, 111-117, 2012
  • Woodley, M., Jones, S., Reburn, J., Value Stocks and Accounting Screens: Has a Good Rule Gone Bad?, Proceedings of the Academy of Economics and Finance Annual Meeting, 38, 105-111, 2011
  • Woodley, M., Jones, S., Reburn, J., Fundamental Analysis and Value Stocks: Do Accounting Screens Work in a Down Market?, Proceedings of the Academy of Economics and Finance Annual Meeting, 37, 65-70, 2010

Presentations

  • Eastern Finance Association presentation of "Price and Volume Reaction to Earnings Announcements in the Over-the-Counter Corporate Bond Market", Jacksonville, FL, 2017
  • Woodley, M., Jones, S., Reburn, J., Academy of Economics and Finance; Revisiting the Piotroski Model: It's Not Just for Value Stocks Anymore, 2013
  • Woodley, M., DaDalt, P., Financial Management Association; Intra-Industry Effects of Bankruptcy: Evidence from the Corporate Bond Market, 2012
  • Woodley, M., DaDalt, P., Nguyen, L., Eastern Finance ASsociation; Do Management Earnings Forecasts Affect Corporate Bond Markets?, 2012
  • Woodley, M., DaDalt, P., Nguyen, L., Southern Finance Association; do Management Earnings Forecasts Affect Corporate Bond Markets?, 2011
  • Woodley, M., DaDalt, P., Nguyen, L., Finanacial Management Association; Do Management Earnings Forecasts Affect Corporate Bond Markets?, 2011
  • Woodley, M., Jones, S., Reburn, J., Academy of Economics and Finance; Value Stocks and Accounting Screens: Has a good Rule Gone Bad?, 2011
  • Woodley, M., Thornton, J., Academy of Economics and Finance; Municipal Credit Contagion, 2011
  • Woodley, M., Helms, S., Sutton, B., Khodneva, Y., Academy of Economics and Finance; Do Precursor Laws Matter? An Investigation into the Methamphetamine Market in the U.S., 2011
  • Alabama Automated Clearing House Association Annual Conference: Essentials of Treasury Managment, 2010
  • Panelist at Samford University: Financial Reform After the Wall Street Meltdown, 2010
  • Woodley, M., DaDalt, P., Eastern Finance Association; Credit Market Spillovers from Bankruptcy Announcements: An Analysis Using TRACE, 2010
  • Woodley, M., DaDalt, P., Southern Finance Association; Credit Market Spillovers from Bankruptcy Announcements: An Analysis Using TRACE, 2009
  • Eastern Finance Association; Nondefault Components of Corporate Bond Yield Spreads: Evidence from TRACE, 2009
  • Midwestern Finance Association; Nondefault Components of Corporate bond Yield Spreads; Evidence from TRACE, 2009

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Information Revelation and Liquidity in Corporate Bond Markets Style Investing

Awards and Honors

  • Brock School of Business Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2011