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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the central function has a dedicated team of ten, supported by teams across esb~s business lines, to deliver improvement initiatives right across the company in all areas of our energy utility value chain.
He has some utility value, too, which will help add to the squad.
We were unable to explore this possibility using an experimental design; therefore, we built statistical controls into the design by adjusting for participants' initial scores on measures of utility value and career motivation within the energy science domain specifically.
The 2019 Sprinter transitions from a commercial vehicle with pure utility value to an impressive business card for commercial fleets and businesses.
"So they've got that bit of utility value that we massively need, but the main thing is the quality of the guys.
The interior design has a more modern, stylish look that combines safety with a feeling of spaciousness to increase the utility value of the A-class, it added.
All models of the new A-Class are also powered by new, efficient petrol engines, and although Mercedes-Benz has retained the sporty appearance, the utility value has increased.
Hence, Fitch utilized the collateral utility value approach to determine expected losses for each rating scenario.
The utility value of power is what perhaps makes it such a relevant and fascinating topic.
More importantly, as token offerings start to comply with securities regulations a decrease in the number of conceptual pre-network ICOs is expected resulting in reduction of speculative token offerings and trading volumes followed by a cycle of sustained growth in utility value innovation.
Best Practices also included the provision of Physical Facilities for teaching and learning hinge on the new paradigms of small group teaching and interactive pedagogy, while it covered quantity of the facility, quality of the facility, utility value of the facility, distribution and ratios, maintenance and replacement policy.
Innowatts, a self-learning and self-serving retail energy platform providing customer-centric energy intelligence and business solutions across the utility value chain, has collaborated with mPrest, a global provider of mission-critical situational awareness, analytics, automation and control software for Grid Modernisation.