rate of return

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rate of return

[′rāt əv ri′tərn]
(aerospace engineering)
Aircraft relative to its base, either fixed or moving.
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For example, while the commercial property market generally has an equivalent overall rate of return as compared with other available investments, each sector (and property) within that market also has a unique initial return (or capitalization rate), dependent upon the level of expected growth.
4 percent annualized overall rate of return for first-quarter 2014 equaling the average rate of return since the beginning of 1986.
Use industry ratios to compare the taxpayer's overall rate of return with those of other companies in the industry.
3 percent, insurers' overall rate of return had risen to its highest level since the 12.
6 percent annualized overall rate of return for the first-quarter 2013 was more than a half percentage point less than their average rate of return during the 1980s, even though the 94.
3 percent annualized overall rate of return for nine-months 2012 fell far short of their 9 percent average rate of return for the 53 years from the start of ISO's annual data in 1959 to 2011.
While insurers' overall results for first-half 2012 are certainly much better than their results for first-half 2011, insurers' overall rate of return remains subpar compared with long-term historical norms, and insurers now need much better underwriting results just to be as profitable as they were in the past," says Michael R.
Contributing to the increases in the insurance industry's net income, overall rate of return, and surplus, insurers' net investment gains--the sum of net investment income and realized capital gains (or losses) on investments--grew $13.

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