market capitalization

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NounEdit

market capitalization (plural market capitalizations)

  1. (finance) The total market value of the equity in a publicly traded entity.

Usage notesEdit

  • Sometimes limited to total market value of common stock, it usually also includes preferred shares. It also might include the market or estimated value of company-issued options.

Derived termsEdit

  • market cap

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Last modified on 9 October 2013, at 02:29