par value


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par value

n.
1. The stated value of a security, such as a bond or share of preferred stock, from which interest payments or dividends are calculated as a percentage. Also called face value.
2. The minimum price at which a share of common stock is initially issued to investors.

par value

n
(Stock Exchange) the value imprinted on the face of a share certificate or bond and used to assess dividend, capital ownership, or interest. Also called: face value Compare market value, book value2

face val•ue

(ˈfeɪs ˌvæl yu for 1; ˈfeɪs ˈvæl yu for 2 )
n.
1. the value printed on the face of a stock, bond, etc.
2. apparent value.
[1875–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.par value - the value of a security that is set by the company issuing itpar value - the value of a security that is set by the company issuing it; unrelated to market value
value - the quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable; "the Shakespearean Shylock is of dubious value in the modern world"
Translations

par value

[ˈpɑːˌvæljuː] n (of share, bond) → valore m nominale
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