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riskless

(ˈrɪskləs)
adj
free of risk
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Adj.1.riskless - thought to be devoid of risk
safe - free from danger or the risk of harm; "a safe trip"; "you will be safe here"; "a safe place"; "a safe bet"
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The philosopher's stone of finance is a method to forecast stock prices or, what amounts to the same thing, a way of speculating risklessly. This volume is concerned with the twentieth-century 'discoveries' of Harry Markowitz, Robert Merton, Merton Miller, Fischer Black, Myron Scholes and other legends of academic finance who converted 'a collection of anecdotes, rules of thumb, and manipulations of accounting data' into 'a rigorous economic theory subjected to scientific empirical examination' (Merton 1992, pp.
Bottom Line Newspapers that won't commit to regularly print stock prices can still - almost risklessly - post them (and furthermore constantly update them) in their on-line editions.
Further, the desire to use force risklessly may undermine entirely another important principle of just war and prudence: reasonable hope o f success.