Today's Market

updated Moments ago Sponsored by:
Change up DOW 19936.5 136.7 0.7%
Change up S&P 500 2281.1 15.9 0.7%
Change up NASD 5599.3 46.4 0.8%

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!