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Sharpe ratio

Syllabification: Sharpe ra·ti·o
Pronunciation: /ˈSHärp ˌrāSHēō/

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Definition of Sharpe ratio in English:

noun

Finance
A measure that indicates the average return minus the risk-free return divided by the standard deviation of return on an investment.

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