Today's Market

updated Moments ago Sponsored by:
DOW 17,124.28 -276.47 -1.59%
S&P 500 1,997.58 -39.83 -1.95%
NASD 4,605.31 -102.67 -2.18%

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!