yield basis

Yield Basis

A method of quoting a bond price in which one quotes the yield instead of the dollar amount. The yield basis is usually more useful to investors because a bond's yield determines its value.

yield basis

A method of quoting a bond's price in terms of its yield rather than in terms of its dollar value. Because bonds are bought and sold on the basis of yield, yield is generally a more informative measure of value than a bond's dollar price is. Treasury securities are usually auctioned on a yield basis.
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The 30-year bond will be auctioned on a yield basis at 1:00 p.
As an integrated forest and paper company, PICOP's forest concession covers about 200,000 hectares in Northeastern Mindanao under a sustainable and expanding yield basis.
Put simply, we're not getting our required rate of return -- in fact, strictly on a yield basis, we have a worse rate of return than most of the world when it comes to education spending.
It is a good opportunity on a price-per-unit, cap rate and yield basis.
That's about half the cost per acre on a yield basis," Notaro said.
However, even though the program options are free, there are factors that reduce their potential substitution with crop insurance: the farm program options cover different prices than crop insurance, area plans are a limited substitute for the risk protection of individual insurance plans due to yield basis risk, the farm program option payments and crop insurance indemnities are not offset against one another, and the Senate version is subject to payment limits, while crop insurance is not.
We are committed to fishing" on a Maximum Sustainable Yield basis -- a regime meant to ensure an adequate breeding stock remains in place -- and "everyone agrees that that is the objective," he said.
Whether on a price-to-earnings, enterprise value-to-sales or free cash flow yield basis, valuations remain attractive.
Secondly the selected parents on yield basis were further evaluated on the basis of grain shape of each genotype i.
Our forecasts suggest that the UK commercial property sector will stabilise in 2009 and start to offer some very attractive prospective returns of a high yield basis," he says, adding that capital values will start to stabilise after this with rental values stabilising last.
Measure performance (outcome) on a total return basis and income on a yield basis