market return

Definition

The return on the market as a whole, called the market portfolio. Used in the CAPM.

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On days with a high market return I generally buy more stocks than normal as I become more encouraged to add to my portfolio.

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My hedge fund manager always insists that we should measure his performance against the overall market return to see how well he is doing in comparison.

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Despite a tough year for energy, because of the growth of healthcare, consumer, technology and beyond American investors have been very pleased with the market return across most sectors in 2015.

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