Anticipated holding period

Anticipated holding period

The period of time an individual expects to hold an asset.

Anticipated Holding Period

In a long position, the period of time during which one expects to own a security or other asset. The anticipated holding period is important to calculating the position's expected return. One may also determine the anticipated holding period for tax purposes because long-term investments are not taxed as heavily as short-term ones. See also: HPR
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Whether the owners funds are currently deposited into a 90-day Certificate of Deposit or Corporate Aaa Bond, consideration must be given to the anticipated holding period should the owner acquire this particular property.
When deciding whether to purchase a particular class of shares, investors should consider the services desired, the investment amount, anticipated holding period, and other relevant factors.
When deciding whether to purchase a particular class of shares, investors should consider the investment amount, anticipated holding period, and other important factors.