Today's Market

updated Moments ago Sponsored by:
DOW 18,189.44 -9.89 -0.05%
S&P 500 2,135.10 -4.33 -0.20%
NASD 5,233.65 -16.62 -0.32%

Community: Investing Wiki

Term Of The Hour

financial position equity: Original post by Adam Parker of Demand Media Calculating your equity in a financial position varies according to the market in question. Still, the principle remains the same across different financial markets. Equity is the measure of the value of a position at any given time based on your position size and the current market price.

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