weighted average cost of capital

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WACC. An average representing the expected return on all of a company's securities. Each source of capital, such as stocks, bonds, and other debt, is weighted in the calculation according to its prominence in the company's capital structure.

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I wanted to know the weighted average cost of capital because it was important for me to know for the future.

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The weighted average cost of capital provided an especially useful piece of information that was pertinent to our decision making process.

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While some of the companies securities were performing better than others, and some had higher rates of return, the Weighted Average Cost of Capital was around 4%.

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