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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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Only those who forfeit you can fitly judge your price.
In patients with SWD, however, insomnia and/or excessive sleepiness persist despite attempts to fitly accommodate the altered work schedule.
In addition, the DD method does not fitly address issues of endogeneity, whereas the IV approach offers the potential to address both endogeneity issues and measurement error provided valid instruments can be identified that are uncorrelated with the measurement error in our outcomes (Currie and Gruber 1996).
The airline is offering fitly flexible business tickets for 5,625 [pounds sterling] ($9,246) although it confirmed that cheaper fares from 1,910 [pounds sterling] are available for leisure travellers planning a weekend stay "Every aspect of this service has been designed to maximise convenience for customers to fly between the world's two biggest business centres--Wall Street and London's extended financial district in the City and Docklands," added Willie Walsh.
Once deployed, the device fitly unfurls or "rebounds" back to its original shape ready for quick and easy placement over the hernia defect.
Cooley accurately notes that Welty develops the character of Steve much more fitly than she does that of Lee Roy, just as she was able to write a complete and convincing account of Medgar Evers's murderer in "Where is the Voice Coming From?" without ever knowing him, while she would never have tried to write the story of Medgar Evers himself.
If not dealt with effectively, the business benefits are delayed or never fitly achieved because the provider is unable to establish a stable environment to build future performance upon.
If the Tshi people shall be received among the Christian civilized nations, their language also must be cultivated, developed, and refined, so that everything worthy to be known by educated men may be duly and fitly expressed in their own tongue." (35)
(39) Gaukroger is writing some eighty years after Whitehead and fitly years after Crombie.
The Latest award wasn't as foregone a conclusion as last year, as this time Curlin had to hold off a fitly who made a major part of her reputation by a race at Oaklawn.
A word fitly spoken; poetic artistry in the first four acrostics of the Hebrew Psalter.
Indeed, venerable brethren, on this very subject among others, We briefly admonished you in Our first encyclical letter; but now, both by reason of the gravity of the subject and the condition of the time, we are again compelled to speak to you on the mode of taking up the study of philosophy which shall respond most fitly to the excellence of faith, and at the same time be consonant with the dignity of human science.