Today's Market

updated Moments ago Sponsored by:
DOW 18,197.86 -1.47 -0.01%
S&P 500 2,137.67 -1.76 -0.08%
NASD 5,229.85 -20.42 -0.39%

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!