Asymmetric Volatility

Business / Finance / Asymmetric Volatility: Phenomenon that volatility is higher in down markets than in up markets.

Implied Volatility

Business / Finance / Implied Volatility: The rate that a seller of a futures contract can earn by buying an issue and then delivering it at the settlement date. Related: Cheapest to deliver issue. MORE

Reward-To-Volatility Ratio

Business / Finance / Reward-To-Volatility Ratio: Ratio of excess return to portfolio standard deviation. MORE

Volatility

Business / Finance / Volatility: New muni bond issues scheduled to come to market within the next 30 days. MORE

Volatility Risk

Business / Finance / Volatility Risk: A measure of risk based on the standard deviation of the asset return. Volatility is a variable that appears in option pricing formulas, where it denotes the volatility of the underlying asset return MORE

Asymmetrical

Science / Biology / Asymmetrical: In animals, a term referring to organisms that lack a general body plan or axis of symmetry that divides the body into mirror-image halves. MORE

Asymmetric Volatility

Business / Finance / Asymmetric Volatility: Phenomenon that volatility is higher in down markets than in up markets. MORE

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