Today's Market

updated Moments ago Sponsored by:
DOW 17,040.26 61.13 0.36%
S&P 500 1,992.38 5.87 0.30%
NASD 4,532.10 5.62 0.12%

Community: Investing Wiki

Term Of The Hour

calculate investment return: Original post by Mark Kennan of Demand Media Some investments require a specific investment amount in return for a future amount, such as a zero-coupon CD. You can calculate the annual interest rate on the time-based investment based on the initial and final amounts as well as the time passed. For example, if you purchase a note that will be worth a specific value in the future, you can figure the…

Want to learn more or edit this definition?
Click here to read more!