# rate of return

## Definition

**also called**return.

## Use rate of return in a sentence

“ The RATE OF RETURN for my ROTH IRA is a miniscule .5% annual return on investments which is 20 times less than my stock market percentage. ”

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“ My company decided not to invest in the bond offering from our competitor because we believed the rate of return was not high enough to justify the risk. ”

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“ In purchasing the recently foreclosed house in an area experiencing gentrification, the new owner sought to make a significant rate of return by converting it to a rental property for young people right out of college. ”

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- financial management rate of return (FMRR)
- fair rate of return
- expost average rate of return
- time weighted average annual rate of return
- pooled internal rate of return (PIRR)
- portfolio internal rate of return
- dollar-weighted rate of return
- money rate of return
- time-weighted rate of return
- real rate of return