Weighted Average Market Capitalization

Weighted Average Market Capitalization

Describing an index in which the average price is weighted for market capitalization. For example, if an index consisting of 10 stocks is weighted for market capitalization, this means that the average price of the stocks will move more when the stocks with higher market capitalization move. Most indices use weighted averages so that "smaller" values do not affect the index inordinately. This helps correct for the fact that averages tend to be affected by extreme values. Most indices weight for market capitalization. A prominent example is the S&P 500. See also: Weighted average price.
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The fund holds just under 300 stocks in its portfolio, with a weighted average market capitalization of $4.
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The final list of 50 stocks is determined by a composite ranking of the five fundamental factors and the weighted average market capitalization.
As of September 30, 2009, the weighted average market capitalization of the index's constituents was $850 million.
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The Company sold these three communities, excluding the land parcels, at a weighted average market capitalization rate of 3.
The Touchstone Small Cap Growth Fund will seek to maintain a weighted average market capitalization that falls within the range of the Russell 2000 Growth Index by investing 70% of the Fund's assets in small company stocks and 30% of its assets in micro cap stocks.
The fund's weighted average market capitalization is approximately $200 million, far below that of most other small-cap funds.
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