Yield 


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YieldRatio of income from an investment to the total cost of the investment over a given period of time.YieldSee: 'dividend yield' and 'bond yield'.Similar MatchesHolding Period Yield (HPY)Holding Period Yield (HPY)The annual rate of return actually realized on an investment in a bond. Parallel shift in the yield curveParallel shift in the yield curveA shift in economic conditions in which the change in the interest rate on all maturities is the same number of basis points. In other words, if the three month Tbill increases 100 basis points (one %), then the 6month, 1year, 5year, 10year, 20year, and 30year rates all increase by 100 basis points as well. Related: Nonparallel shift in the yield curve. Effective annual yieldEffective annual yieldAnnualized interest rate on a security computed using compound interest techniques. Tax equivalent yieldTax equivalent yieldThe pretax yield required from a taxable bond in order to equal the taxfree yield of a municipal bond. Coupon equivalent yieldCoupon equivalent yieldTrue interest cost expressed on the basis of a 365day year. Further SuggestionsMoney market yieldNominal yield Realized yield nominal yield Net yield Yield to warrant call Indicated yield dividend yield Earnings yield Yield to average life Yield to warrant expiration Yield burning Convenience yield Relative yield spread gross redemption yield discount yield bond interest yield yield to maturity yield curve Realized compound yield Riding the yield curve Stripped yield Corporate equivalent yield Liquid yield option note (LYON) Yield curb 
