Today's Market

updated Moments ago Sponsored by:
DOW 18,087.09 -82.18 -0.45%
S&P 500 2,134.30 -8.86 -0.41%
NASD 5,259.87 -23.53 -0.45%

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!