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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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Ukip is his plaything, to mould and sharpen in any way he thinks fit, regardless of the views of others, myself included" MEP Marta Andreasen, above, who has defected from Ukip to the Tories, discusses the party leader "The Conservative Party deserve what is coming to them.
On receipt of the report, the Welsh Assembly Government may, if it thinks fit, make an order giving effect to any proposals made to it by the Commission either as submitted or with modifications.
The Conference of Rulers surely has the right to discuss any matter of national policy and those it thinks fit to discuss.
He said: "He cannot speak and can hardly walk but the Government thinks fit to keep him in jail.