Specific Return

Specific Return

The part of the excess return not explained by common factors. The specific return is independent of (uncorrelated with) the common factors and the specific returns to other assets. It is also called the idiosyncratic return.

Specific Return

The return on an asset or investment over and above the expected return that cannot be explained by common factors. That is, the specific return is the return coming from the asset or investment's own merits, rather than the merits common to other, similar assets or investments. It is also called the idiosyncratic return.
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The only cause for concern is the unavailability of their second top scorer Eden Hazard who has been out with ankle/foot injury without any specific return date.
Is there a specific return rate that is unacceptable?
Martinez also revealed that both Steven Pienaar and Darron Gibson have both stepped up their programmes and are progressing well but there is not yet a specific return date in mind for either player.
There are, however, several funds and strategies managed to the highest professional standards offered by the best regional investment managers which should be able to match the investor's specific return and risk criteria.
The only way to guarantee a specific return in the long run is to use a "risk-free" return rate, which effectively is equal to the pure time value of money.
8220;Cistera's response has been to focus more directly with particular verticals, such as the new Healthcare solution MedQMS, with a specific return on investment metrics,” responds Royal.
In terms of yield spread, the lack of differentiation between cities and asset classes suggests investors are focused on achieving a specific return threshold and thus are focused on the strength of the tenant covenant rather than the asset risk.
I do understand that there's no specific return to the medical group as opposed to individual providers, but I think there still is a large incentive to the groups.
It appeared to show locals had no particular interest in the revival of greyhound racing, although five per cent stated umprompted that they would like to see the specific return of the greyhound track.
The program office is looking into monitoring systems to determine the specific return on investment of geothermal energy at Fort Drum.
Fixed annuities promise a specific return tied to a particular interest rate or index, set when the annuity is established.
Now, "the big change is that investors have started appreciating the level of risk that they are taking when looking for a specific return on their portfolios.