14 Results for Tag: measurement

Implied Volatility (IV)

Implied Volatility (IV) What is 'Implied Volatility - IV' Implied volatility is the estimated volatility of a security's price. In general, implied volatility increases when the market is

Mean Reversion

Mean Reversion What is the Mean Reversion? Mean reversion is a theory according to which the prices return back to the mean. This mean can be the usual average of the price or any other aver

Accelerated Reply Mail (ARM)

Accelerated Reply Mail (ARM) What is 'Accelerated Reply Mail - ARM' An expedited delivery of business reply mail offered by the U.S. Postal Service. Reply mail may be routed to a postal fa

Basis Point

DefinitionA basis point is one hundredth of a percent or equivalently one ten thousandth. The related concept of a permyriad is literally one part per ten thousand. Figures are commonly quot

Value At Risk (VaR)

Value At Risk (VaR) What is 'Value At Risk - VaR' Value at risk (VaR) is a statistical technique used to measure and quantify the level of financial risk within a firm or investment portfo

Value Reporting Form

Value Reporting Form What is 'Value Reporting Form' An insurance form that is used to provide the variable coverage amounts needed by commercial businesses that carry irregular inventories

Fair Market Value

DefinitionFair market value is an estimate of the market value of a property, based on what a knowledgeable, willing, and unpressured buyer would probably pay to a knowledgeable, willing, an

Fair Funds for Investors

Fair Funds for Investors What is 'Fair Funds for Investors' Provision introduced in 2002, under Section 308(a) of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. Fair Funds for Investors was put into place to ben

Wealth Added Index (WAI)

Wealth Added Index (WAI) What is 'Wealth Added Index - WAI' A metric designed by Stern Stewart & Co consulting firm that attempts to measure wealth created (or destroyed) for sharehold

Fair Value

DefinitionIn accounting and in most Schools of economic thought, fair value is a rational and unbiased estimate of the potential market price of a good, service, or asset. It takes into acco
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