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Quantitative research

Use of advanced econometric and mathematical valuation models to identify the firms with the best possible prospectives. Antithesis of qualitative research.

Quantitative Research

Economic and/or market research in areas directly related to mathematical data. Quantitative research is based exclusively on facts such a P/E ratios, GDP growth, and other data that are objectively measurable when recommending investment decisions to clients or brokers. See also: Qualitative research.
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Cho thought of a method to measure emotional response quantitatively and came up with the idea of the goosebump patch, capable of reading the signs of emotional response from the audience members' skin.
That is, the financial statements of each of the most quantitatively significant (based on dollar magnitude) funds must be presented in a separate column.
Quantitatively small misstatements are material under certain circumstances and must be evaluated according to certain qualitative factors.
Our long-standing partnership with Paradigm has enabled us to bring to the minerals industry quantitatively integrated 3D interpretation of geological, geophysical, geochemical, and geotechnical data to support critical exploration and geotechnical business decisions.
By measuring the color change pattern, the researchers can identify a contaminant both qualitatively and quantitatively,
He noted that dissolved hydrogen in aluminum can be accurately and quantitatively measured, but measurement alone is of little value to foundries.
Mackie continues, "If you don't have CTrue technology, you cannot use images to quantitatively assess the progress of treatment and, when necessary, to provide adaptation during the course of radiotherapy.
Accordingly, the device can detect and quantitatively measure minute lesions that are hardly detectable with the conventional PET device.
To begin evaluating this quantitatively, the Food Quality Protection Act of 1996 directed the Environmental Protection Agency to undertake special pollutant-exposure assessments for young children.
The burners successfully predicted the behavior of most mattress designs and now provide the mattress industry with a means to discriminate quantitatively between the fire performance of different mattress designs.
s application for listing remains conditioned upon review and approval by AMEX to insure that the Company qualifies both qualitatively and quantitatively with the requirements and conditions specified by AMEX for listing on the Exchange.
With this measurement technique, the effect of glass composition, fabrication processes, and irradiation conditions on photosensitivity can be studied quantitatively.