Net present value (NPV)

The present value of the expected future cash flows minus the cost. The New York Times Financial Glossary

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • Чистая текущая,дисконтированная стоимость (NET PRESENT VALUE, NPV)  — Разность между текущей стоимостью денежных поступлений по проекту или инвестиций и текущей стоимостью денежных выплат на получение инвестиций, либо на финансирование проекта, рассчитанная по фиксированной ставке дисконта.  (Методические… …   Словарь терминов по управленческому учету

  • net present value — (NPV). The value of future cash flows, discounted to today s value. Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. www.practicallaw.com. 2010 …   Law dictionary

  • Net present value — In finance, the net present value (NPV) or net present worth (NPW)[1] of a time series of cash flows, both incoming and outgoing, is defined as the sum of the present values (PVs) of the individual cash flows of the same entity. In the case when… …   Wikipedia

  • Net Present Value Rule — A rule stating that an investment should be accepted if its net present value is greater than zero and rejected otherwise. According to the theory of net present value (NPV), participating in a positive NPV project will increase firm or… …   Investment dictionary

  • net present value — ( NPV) The present value of the expected future cash flows minus the cost. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * net present value net present value ➔ value1 * * *    ► See Present Value. * * * …   Financial and business terms

  • net present value — NPV A method of capital budgeting in which the value of an investment is calculated as the total present value of all cash inflows, cash outflows minus the cost of the initial investment. If the net present value is positive the investment should …   Accounting dictionary

  • net present value — NPV A method of capital budgeting in which the value of an investment is calculated as the total present value of all cash inflows and cash outflows minus the cost of the initial investment. If the net present value is positive the investment… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • Net Present Value — Die Artikel Kapitalwert und Discounted Cash Flow überschneiden sich thematisch. Hilf mit, die Artikel besser voneinander abzugrenzen oder zu vereinigen. Beteilige dich dazu an der Diskussion über diese Überschneidungen. Bitte entferne diesen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • net present value — NPV The value of an investment derived from comparisons of costs with the present value of anticipated future, incremental *cash flows. The *present value of cash flows is calculated by applying an appropriate *cost of capital rate to each… …   Auditor's dictionary

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