Definition of book value in English:
The value of a security or asset as entered in a company’s books. Often contrasted with market value.
- By comparing the company's market value to its book value, investors can in part determine whether a stock is under or over-priced.
- Or a fixed formula can be used - for example, the book value or fair market value of the shares.
- As in previous research, firm size is measured as the book value of a firm's total assets.
Definition of book value in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia