Carrying Value

Business / Finance / Carrying Value: Costs that increase with increases in the level of investment in current assets.

R-Value

Business / Real Estate / R-Value: A term used to describe the effectiveness of various kinds of insulation to indicate their resistance to heat flow. If more than one layer of insulation is used, the R-value of the individual layers a MORE

Redemption Value

Business / Accounting / Redemption Value: The price, stated in the contract, to be paid by a company to repurchase preferred stock. MORE

Relative Fair Market Value Method

Business / Accounting / Relative Fair Market Value Method: A way of allocating a lump-sum or 'basket' purchase price to the individual assets acquired based on their respective market values. MORE

R Value

Business / Construction / R Value: A measure of insulation. A measure of a materials resistance to the passage of heat. The higher the R value, the more insulating 'power' it has. For example, typical new home's walls are usually insul MORE

R Factor Or Value

Business / Construction / R Factor Or Value: A measure of a materials resistance to the passage of heat. New homewalls are usually insulated with 4' of batt insulation with an R value of R-13, and a ceiling insulation of R-30. MORE

Principal (Face Value Or Maturity Value)

Business / Accounting / Principal (Face Value Or Maturity Value): The amount that will be paid on a bond at a maturity date. The original amount of money invested, excluding any interest or dividends (e.g., $1,000 to purchase a Treasury bill). MORE

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