Business / Finance / Excess Margin: Kurtosis measures the 'fatness' of the tails of a distribution. Excess kurtosis means that distribution has fatter tails than a normal distribution. Fat tails means there is a higher than normal probability of big positive and negative returns realizations.
Excess Noun Synonyms: surplus, over-abundance, overflow, superabundance, nimiety, superfluity, surfeit, plethora, glut, redundancy, over-sufficiency, supererogation, leftovers, overkill
Margin Noun Synonyms: edge, border, perimeter, periphery, rim, lip, side, brink, verge
Business / Finance / Marginal Revenue: The change in total revenue as a result of producing one additional unit of output. MORE
Business / Finance / Marginal Efficiency Of Capital: The percentage yield earned on an additional unit of capital. MORE
Business / Finance / Marginal Tax Rate: The tax rate that would have to be paid on any additional dollars of taxable income earned. MORE
Business / Finance / Marginal Utility: The change in total satisfaction as a result of consuming one additional unit of a specific good or service. MORE
Science / Weather / Marginal Visual Flight Rules (MVFR): Refers to the general weather conditions pilots can expect at the surface. MVFR means Minimum or Marginal Visual Flight Rules. MVFR criteria means a ceiling between 1,000 and 3,000 feet and/or 3 to 5 MORE