|Glossary Term: VOLATILITY|
Definition(s) for VOLATILITY:
1. ) The volatility of a stock describes the extent of its variance over time between high and low market prices. High volatility denotes a wide variation; low volatility, a more stable stock.
2. ) A measurement of thechange in price over a given time period. It is often expressed as apercentage and computed as the annualized standard deviation of percentagechange in daily price.
3. ) A measure of the fluctuation in market price of a security. A volatile issue has frequent and large swings in price. Mathematically, volatility is calculated as the annualized standard deviation of returns.
4. ) Variability in the price of financial instrument. Expected volatility is a variable used in pricing options.
5. ) A measure of the fluctuation in the market price of the underlying security. Mathematically, volatility is the annualized standard deviation of returns.
6. ) A measure of stock price fluctuation. Mathematically, volatility is the annualized standard deviation of a stock's daily price changes. See also Historic volatility and Individual volatility and Implied volatility
7. ) A measure of the amount of movement in the price of an instrument.
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