# current yield

- /ˌkʌrənt 'ji!ld/
__noun__a dividend calculated as a percentage of the current price of a share on the stock market

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**Current yield**— The current yield, interest yield, income yield, flat yield or running yield is a financial term used in reference to bonds and other fixed interest securities such as gilts. It is the ratio of the annual interest payment and the bond s current… … Wikipedia**current yield**— The ratio of the coupon to the current market price of the debt instrument. Chicago Board of Trade glossary (1) For bonds, a measure of the simple interest annual yield for investments with coupon rates and with maturities of one year or more. To … Financial and business terms**Current yield**— For bonds or notes, the coupon rate divided by the market price of the bond. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * current yield current yield ➔ yield1 * * * A measure of the return to a bondholder, calculated as a ratio of the coupon to … Financial and business terms**Current Yield**— Annual income (interest or dividends) divided by the current price of the security. This measure looks at the current price of a bond instead of its face value and represents the return an investor would expect if he or she purchased the bond and … Investment dictionary**current yield**— noun : the rate of return given by a bond on its current price without allowance for the fact that it will be paid at par at maturity * * * the ratio of the annual interest or dividend to the actual market price of a bond or stock. Also called… … Useful english dictionary**current yield**— See yield … Big dictionary of business and management**current yield**— the ratio of the annual interest or dividend to the actual market price of a bond or stock. Also called current return. * * * … Universalium**current yield**— /ˌkʌrənt ji:ld/ noun a dividend calculated as a percentage of the current price of a share on the stock market … Marketing dictionary in english**current yield**— Fin the interest being paid on a bond divided by its current market price, expressed as a percentage … The ultimate business dictionary**Current yield**— A measurement of return to a bond holder. It is calculated as the ratio of coupon to market price expressed as a percentage … International financial encyclopaedia