Economic Value Added - EVA

Next video:
Loading the player...

Learn about this metric that measures a company's financial performance based on its residual wealth.

Related Articles
  1. Options & Futures

    How to use Straddle Strategies

    Discover how this sophisticated trading technique can unlock significant gains while reducing your losses.
  2. Economics

    Explaining Net Operating Profit After Tax

    Net operating profit after tax (NOPAT) describes a company’s potential cash earnings.
  3. Investing Basics


    Learn more about this statistical measurement used to represent movement between a security and its benchmark.
  4. Investing


    Otherwise known as Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization. Learn more about this indicator of a company's financial performance.
  5. Bonds & Fixed Income


    Learn more about this type of debt instrument.
  6. Investing

    Ex-Dividend Date

    Not too sure what an ex-dividend date is? Find out here and learn how and when you can take advantage of a stock's dividend.
  7. Investing

    PEG Ratio

    Learn more about how this ratio is used to determine a stock's value based on its earnings growth.
  8. Investing

    Market Cap

    Learn more about how market cap represents the "price tag" of a company.
  9. Economics

    Keynesian Economics

    Learn more about this economic theory that incorporates government intervention in the marketplace.
  10. Investing

    Weighted Average Cost Of Capital (WACC)

    Weighted average cost of capital may be hard to calculate, but it's a solid way to measure investment quality

You May Also Like

Hot Definitions
  1. Take A Bath

    A slang term referring to the situation of an investor who has experienced a large loss from an investment or speculative ...
  2. Black Friday

    1. A day of stock market catastrophe. Originally, September 24, 1869, was deemed Black Friday. The crash was sparked by gold ...
  3. Turkey

    Slang for an investment that yields disappointing results or turns out worse than expected. Failed business deals, securities ...
  4. Barefoot Pilgrim

    A slang term for an unsophisticated investor who loses all of his or her wealth by trading equities in the stock market. ...
  5. Quick Ratio

    The quick ratio is an indicator of a company’s short-term liquidity. The quick ratio measures a company’s ability to meet ...
  6. Black Tuesday

    October 29, 1929, when the DJIA fell 12% - one of the largest one-day drops in stock market history. More than 16 million ...
Trading Center