Median market cap

Median market cap

The midpoint of market capitalization (market price multiplied by the number of shares outstanding) of the stocks in a portfolio. Half the stocks in the portfolio will have higher market capitalizations; half will have lower.
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Median Market Cap

A market capitalization figure where half of the securities in a portfolio have a higher market capitalization and half have a lower one.
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According to a recent report, in 2006 the median market cap of a public company involved in a merger or acquisition that became embroiled in a lawsuit was $1.1 billion; by 2010 the median market cap had fallen to $509 million.