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rerate

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Definition of rerate in English:

verb

[with object] (often as noun rerating)
Rate or assess (something, especially shares or a company) again: announcement of the wide-ranging alliance saw a sharp rerating of the firm’s shares
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  • If the product fails to meet the manufacturers certified published performance rating, either the product has to be rerated, or the company has to cease its production.
  • It could not get an investment grade but it has been a big success story and bond investors did very well after it was taken over and rerated.
  • Since quoted housing companies are languishing at derisory price - earnings ratios on the stockmarket, the Group seems poised to seize its chance later this year before the old economy stocks get rerated.

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