Required return

The minimum expected return you would require to be willing to purchase the asset, that is, to make the investment. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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   The rate of return used by investors to decide whether an investment is attractive or not.

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  • Leveraged required return — The required return on an investment when the investment is financed partially by debt. The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms

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  • leveraged required return — The required return on an investment when the investment is financed partially by debt. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • unleveraged required return — The required return on an investment when the investment is financed entirely by equity ( i.e., no debt). Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

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