Definition of capex in English:

Share this entry

capex

Pronunciation: /ˈkapeks/

noun

Finance
Capital expenditure: in the current year the company’s capex is expected to be in the region of $200 million
More example sentences
  • In the current year the company's capex is expected to be in the region of US $200 million.
  • Capex is usually the last factor to turn in a cyclical recovery.
  • Even so, the US will still account for 30 per cent of the total capex.

Origin

1980s: shortened form of capital expenditure.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: cap·ex

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.