William Ragle

Bill Ragle, Ph.D.

Professor of Finance

Biography

Dr. Ragle joined the faculty of Cedarville University in 1995. Prior to coming to Cedarville, he worked for several years as a financial analyst for Texas Instruments (TI), managing the financial reporting function for several large Army and Air Force contracts. Before TI, he owned and operated a construction company. His research has appeared in the Journal of Financial and Economic Practice, the Journal of Research in Finance, and the Oil, Gas, and Energy Quarterly.

Education and Credentials

  • Ph.D. in Finance, University of North Texas
  • M.B.A. in Finance, University of North Texas
  • B.S. in Medical Technology, Stephen F. Austin State University
  • CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM

Scholarly Works

  • Financial Planning Considerations for Americans Working Abroad (William F. Ragle and Paul G. Schloemer) Journal of Financial Service Professionals (2018)
  • Exchange Listing, Industry, and Market Response to Announcements of Seasoned Equity Offerings (William F. Ragle) Journal of Financial and Economic Practice (2002)
  • Effect of Managerial Choice on Book-to-Market Ratio in the Utility Industry (conference paper) (William F. Ragle and J. Theis) Southwestern Finance Association Annual Meeting (2000)
  • Market Reactions to Seasoned Equity Offerings and Subsequent Abnormal Returns (William F. Ragle and P. F. Roden) Southwestern Finance Association Annual Meeting (2000)  
  • Effect of Industry Classification on Market Response to Seasoned Equity Offerings (William F. Ragle) Midwest Finance Association Annual Meeting (1999)
View a listing of scholarly works in the Cedarville University Digital Commons »

Interests

  • Racquetball
  • Woodworking
  • Gardening