Utility value

Utility value

The welfare a given investor assigns to an investment with a particular expected return and risk.

Utility Value

A subjective assessment of the expected return on an investment at a given risk. The utility value an investor assigns to a particular investment depends largely on the investor's risk tolerance. For instance, one investor may find that expected return X is appropriate for risk level Y, but a second investor may believe that X is too low for the riskiness.
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Urban planning compelling project for a residential complex, which provides an optimal and innovative offer for the mentioned target group available and has a high utility value.
The soy protein ingredients market of each region witnessed development of diversified products through research & development by key players in order to identify protein alternatives with better utility value than animal origin.
Next, look up the utility value of "Number of Days in the Shop" for Car A from the utility curve (86).
In fact, the utility value chain is already evolving, as investors and consumers engage with new technologies in ways that are reconfiguring energy market interactions.
Murph's again able to show us his utility value by taking over at centre from Leroy, who's probably about 70% fit to play at the moment, but should be 100% by Monday.
It's always nice to be able to play a couple of positions, have a bit of utility value.
The child has limited utility value until it is old enough to do the dishes, and even that is weighed down with a hefty price.
Remains a handy option but with the impressive Stuart Hogg also offering utility value.
The product [also] appeals to the younger generation because of its utility value and go-anywhere capability.
This is made possible by confining the utility value (u) of an action (a) in the agent's utility set (U) to submit to the same criteria as probability theory.
the utility value obtained if the player always selects the action leading to the node with the maximum cost: