Business / Accounting / Annualize: To convert anything into a yearly figure. Eg. if profits are reported as running at £10k a quarter, then they would be £40k if annualized. If a credit card interest rate was quoted as 1% a month, it would be annualized as 12%.

Annualized Gain

Business / Finance / Annualized Gain: If stock X appreciates 1.5% in one month, the annualized gain for that stock over a twelve month period is 121.5% = 18%. Compounded over the 12 month period, the gain is (1.015)^12 -1 = 19.6%. MORE

Annualized Holding-Period Return

Business / Finance / Annualized Holding-Period Return: The annual rate of return that when compounded t times generates the same t-period holding return as actually occurred from period 1 to period t. MORE

Hidden Load

Business / Finance / Hidden Load: Hong Kong Interbank Offer Rate, the annualized offer rate banks pay to attain Hong Kong three-month deposits in denominated dollars. MORE


Entertainment / Bowling / Return: A track that brings balls back from the pit. MORE

Forward Discount

Business / Finance / Forward Discount: Annualized percentage difference between spot and forward rates. MORE

Effective Call Price

Business / Finance / Effective Call Price: Annualized interest rate on a security computed using compound interest techniques. MORE