Net position

Net position

The value of the position subtracting the initial cost of setting up the position. For example, if 100 options where purchased for $1 each and the option is currently trading for $9, the value of the net position is $900 - $100 = $800.

Net Position

The value of one's investment position, calculated as the position's market value less the initial cost of entering that position. For example, if one spends $10,000 buying a stock and the value of that investment goes to $11,000, the net position is $1,000. See also: Net present value.
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At the end of the third quarter of 2014, the net position was -$6,129.
Jones said the fund's positive net position does not mean credit unions can get rebates at this time.
The difference between a participating government's total pension liability and the fiduciary net position of the plan is the net pension liability (NPL) and is reported on the statement of net position of the governmentwide and proprietary fund statements.
And, more importantly, once water charges are taken into account, will the net position still be positive?
The latest disclosure notes that the system has become aware of "additional financial reporting issues that are expected to impact the prior year financial statements of net position for both UNT and the UNT System.
9 percent of unrestricted revenues, and its net position grew by 16.
63, Financial Reporting of Deferred Outflows of Resources, Deferred Outflows of Resources, and Net Position
The original forecast net position was for a year-end deficit of $225,950 but the September 30, 2012 forecast was for a year-end deficit of $175,950, an improvement of $50,000.
On the last summer day the negative net position of the bank sector (difference between the remains of the banks at correspondent accounts and deposits in CB and the arrearage to the regulator and the federal budget) reduced 27.
Using Microsoft's trade information in FXall's database, our solution generates net position reports for both CLS and non-CLS trades,"says Jayna Bundy, group manager of treasury operations.
Since the tester doesn't think it's dealing with real dollars, it doesn't have to keep track of its net position.
Investing and financing contain rather dissimilar elements, operating results need to be translated into net operating costs, and the balancing entry in the balance sheet becomes net position rather than the residual value for shareholders.