Straight value

Also called investment value, the value of a convertible security without the con-version option. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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  • Straight — Straight, n. (Poker) A hand of five cards in consecutive order as to value; a sequence. When they are of one suit, it is calles straight flush. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • straight deductible — n: a deductible that is a constant value (as a specified amount) Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • straight line depreciation — A method of calculating the depreciation of an asset that assumes the asset will lose an equal amount of value every year. Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. www.practicallaw.com. 2010 …   Law dictionary

  • straight-line method — n. A method for figuring depreciation of an asset by subtracting the anticipated salvage value, and then dividing the remainder by the estimated number of years of its usefulness. Webster s New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000 …   Law dictionary

  • Value (poker) — In poker, the strength of a hand (how likely it is to be the best according to the rules of the game being played) is often called its value; however, in the context of poker strategy the term is more often used to describe a betting tactic, a… …   Wikipedia

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