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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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What Chris Fitter and his contributors manage to do is bring significant historical evidence to bear on this debate and reignite arguments surrounding the politics of power on the early modern stage.
Carol Appleby, from Lemington, has not been able to move her car after a carpet fitter lost the keys to his van
In addition to the re-design, the new valve will also feature a QR code on the front of the valve, which will allow fitters to instantaneously access short videos on installation, set-up, and maintenance, complete installation instructions; and access to technical help with the push of a button (direct call linking to 1-800-Pick-Vic).
They recently summarised the industry's recommendation "For a harmonised European Tower Cranes' Fitters License", and "For a harmonised European Tower Cranes' Drivers License" respectively.
"It's a great idea to help reduce levels of obesity and to get people fitter by changing their habits.
An ITM spokesperson said the fitter could not be relieved without receiving his salary.
Love blossomed and the couple are getting married this Saturday in Mr Fitter's home town of Keynsham, near Bristol.
Carpet's a no-no in the ensuite, tiles are no good in the bedroom and a fitter advised against laminate flooring in the ensuite too.
The NCPWB members represent a pool of more than 11,000 union pipe fitter welders across the nation.
Carol Beevers, manager of The Shoe Room at the National Ballet School in Toronto, Canada (see "Footwear and Foot Care," Dance Magazine, August, page 37), stresses that shoes require expert fitting, since "every pair of feet differs from every other." Better to get burgeoning ballerinas gift certificates along with prearranged appointments with a qualified fitter, or educational videos, such as Patricia Barker on Pointe Shoes.
Alastair Fitter of the University of York and his father, naturalist Richard Fitter; analyzed 47 years of data.