market value


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market value

n.
The amount that a seller may expect to obtain for merchandise, services, or securities in the open market.

market value

n
(Economics) the amount obtainable on the open market for the sale of property, financial assets, or goods and services. Compare par value, book value

mar′ket val`ue


n.
the value of a business, property, etc., in terms of what it can be sold for on the open market.
[1685–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.market value - the price at which buyers and sellers trade the item in an open marketplacemarket value - the price at which buyers and sellers trade the item in an open marketplace
value - the quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable; "the Shakespearean Shylock is of dubious value in the modern world"
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market value

nvalore m di mercato
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He thought of how he should make out his gang; he thought of the respective market value of certain supposititious men and women and children who were to compose it, and other kindred topics of the business; then he thought of himself, and how humane he was, that whereas other men chained their "niggers" hand and foot both, he only put fetters on the feet, and left Tom the use of his hands, as long as he behaved well; and he sighed to think how ungrateful human nature was, so that there was even room to doubt whether Tom appreciated his mercies.
We might be disappointed in the market value of our haul; but it was quite the exception for us to find ourselves confronted by unforeseen impediments, or involved in a really dramatic dilemma.
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The two-step "before and after" approach for a facade preservation easement involves estimating the fair market value of the property and then using this valuation as a basis for valuing the facade preservation easement.
As noted, SFAS 150 requires the fair market value of all mandatorily redeemable shares to be reflected as a liability.
Experts contend that there are still ample opportunities for African American-owned companies--publicly traded or not--to gain financing through offerings and, as a result, increase their capital and market value.
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For an option to qualify as an ISO, the exercise price cannot be less than the fair market value of the stock at the time the option is granted.
The proper inquiry in this situation is not whether the seller/creditor has an incentive to settle the debt at the fair market value of the collateral, but whether it would be reasonable for the buyer/debtor to make a capital investment in the unpaid purchase price.