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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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It was concluded from this result that the use of the new model, which dynamically links the excitation sources and the transfer function, enables both to be ascertained quantitatively, thus facilitating an accurate analysis of interior noise.
The court held, inter alia, that at the time of the accident, there were no facts to show that Brown was exposed to a risk that was "distinctive" in nature or quantitatively greater than the risks common to the public.
* Auditors generally design the audit to provide reasonable assurance of detecting quantitatively material misstatements but are responsible throughout the audit for considering whether any misstatements that come to their attention are quantitatively or qualitatively material.
This is the first book to analyse, both quantitatively and qualitatively, the patterns, nature, and communities of the vegetation of the sand seas, using new techniques, which the authors hope, will prove adaptable for similar studies in other arid areas.
Another widow, symbol of both the fragility of life and real poverty, gives more sacrificially than those whose gifts are, in comparison, quantitatively astronomical.
Quantitatively, the example could be read to provide a safe harbor for determining when a class of stock will be treated as participating in corporate growth to a significant extent.
NIST researchers are developing atomic force acoustic microscopy (AFAM) methods to quantitatively determine the elastic properties of thin films.
"In other words, if financial integration has a position effect on growth, there is as yet no clear and robust empirical proof that the effect is quantitatively significant", the report said.
We share them with the families we counsel, with the goal of supplanting the quantitatively weighted information of the rankings czars.
In its statement, the government acknowledged Cuba's serious housing shortage, saying the sector suffers from "material restrictions." But it said Cuba "could achieve results which are quantitatively and qualitatively superior if there were greater rigor, discipline, organization and control."
The data obtained from this survey were analyzed quantitatively. (3) At the end of each semester, students responded to a post-treatment Student Survey on Multimedia, which contained four sections of items regarding student perceptions of the effectiveness of the courseware.