Dollar return

Definition:

The return realized on a portfolio for any evaluation period, including (1) the change in market value of the portfolio and (2) any distributions made from the portfolio during that period.

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A transaction in which the settlement will occur on a specified date in the future at a price agreed upon on the trade date.

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