yield to maturity

Definition

Yield that would be realized on a bond or other fixed income security if the bond was held until the maturity date. It is greater than the current yield if the bond is selling at a discount and less than the current yield if the bond is selling at a premium.

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I explained to him what the yield to maturity would be and he did not understand me and told me to tell him more.

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The yield to maturity was graphed beautifully so the team could visualize the future expected net profits and income from the transaction.

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My children's great Aunt purchased bonds for them when they were born and my son wants to cash his in early but I advised him to wait for it to yield to maturity so he will get more money.

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