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Fit

The matching of the investor's requirements and needs such as risk tolerance and growth potential preference with a specific investment. Also, how well or how poorly a regression line represents the data points it is based on. A good ‘fit’ indicates a high correlation coefficient.

Fit

To meet the needs of an investor or portfolio. That is, a security fits a portfolio if it has the acceptable amount of risk, return, meets the investor's ethical preferences, and so forth.

fit

A condition in which a security fulfills an investor's portfolio needs. For example, an investor may select a new municipal bond because that bond's maturity makes it a good fit in the investor's portfolio.
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The fitted values consisted of the log-relative risk of mortality, along with a variance estimate, for each of the 144 cities.
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Wacoal donates $1 to the Komen Foundation for every woman fitted in a Wacoal, DKNY Underwear or Donna Karan Intimates bra at one of its Fit for the Cure(R) events.
In combination, SonoPass(TM) hardware and software provides a simple, on-the-spot procedure, allowing a technician to deliver hearing protection that is custom fitted to the wearer, and function tested for reliability.
In combination, SonoPass hardware and software provides a simple, on-the-spot procedure, allowing a technician to deliver hearing protection that is custom fitted to the wearer, and function tested for reliability.
We believe this revolutionary new process has the potential to change the way all fitted garments are made.