# Capitalization

Business / Real Estate / Capitalization: A mathematical process for converting net income into an indication of value, commonly used in the income approach to value. The net income of the property is divided by an appropriate (capitalization) rate of return to give the indicated value. (Income ?ยท Rate = Value)

### Capitalization Rate

Business / Finance / Capitalization Rate: A method of constructing a replicating portfolio in which the manager purchases a number of the most highly capitalized names in the stock index in proportion to their capitalization. MORE

### Capitalization Table

Business / Finance / Capitalization Table: Also called financial leverage ratios, these ratios compare debt to total capitalization and thus reflect the extent to which a corporation is trading on its equity. Capitalization ratios can be inter MORE

### Large-Capitalization (Large-Cap) Stock

Business / Taxes / Large-Capitalization (Large-Cap) Stock: The stock of companies with market capitalizations of \$10 billion or more is known as large-cap stock. Market capitalization is figured by multiplying the number of either the outstanding or the float MORE

### Mid-Capitalization (Mid-Cap) Stock

Business / Taxes / Mid-Capitalization (Mid-Cap) Stock: A mid-cap stock is one issued by a corporation whose market capitalization falls in a range between \$2 billion and \$10 billion, making it larger than a small-cap stock but smaller than a large-cap sto MORE

### Small-Capitalization Stock

Business / Taxes / Small-Capitalization Stock: Shares of relatively small publicly traded corporations with a total market capitalization of less than \$2.3 billion are typically considered small-capitalization, or small-cap, stocks. That number is MORE

### Recapitalization Proposal

Business / Finance / Recapitalization Proposal: Often used in risk arbitrage. Plan by a target company to restructure its capitalization (debt and equity) in a way to ward off a hostile or potential suitor. MORE