un beta

English translation: a beta -- complément d'information --

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French term or phrase:un beta
English translation: a beta -- complément d'information --
Entered by: Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.

07:25 Jan 19, 2001
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French term or phrase: un beta
Ce taux correspond au taux sans risque de 6 % (i.e. rendement de l'OAT 10 ans) majoré d'une prime de risque calculée à partir d'un beta retenu à 1,2, soit un niveau moyen de risque légèrement supérieur au marché.

This rate corresponds to the 6% risk-free return on a 10-year Treasury Bond plus a risk premium calculated on the basis of beta=1.2 (slightly higher than the average market risk).

Can anyone confirm? Pleeeeease.... before my head explodes!
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a beta -- complément d'information --
Explanation:
Beta (Mutual Funds)
The measure of a fund's or stocks risk in relation to the market. A beta of 0.7 means the fund's total return is likely to move up or down 70% of the market change; 1.3 means total return is likely to move up or down 30% more than the market. Beta is referred to as an index of the systematic risk due to general market conditions that cannot be diversified away.


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a beta


Explanation:
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The stock has a beta of 0.90, and the treasury bond rate is 6.25%. ...



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a beta -- complément d'information --


Explanation:
Beta (Mutual Funds)
The measure of a fund's or stocks risk in relation to the market. A beta of 0.7 means the fund's total return is likely to move up or down 70% of the market change; 1.3 means total return is likely to move up or down 30% more than the market. Beta is referred to as an index of the systematic risk due to general market conditions that cannot be diversified away.





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Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
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