Current Yield

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  • income yield
  • interest yield
  • flat yield
  • running yield

Definition of Current Yield

  1. The current yield is a financial term used in reference to bonds and other fixed-interest securities. It is the ratio of the annual interest payment.

Related Terms and Acronyms

  • Bond Bank,
    • A certificate of debt issued by a government or corporation guaranteeing payment of the original investment plus interest by a specified future date.
  • Parking (prk) Bank,
    • A term that refers to depositing cash in a high-yield money market account until it is transferred to another account to pay bills.
  • Average Annual Yield (AAY) Bank,
    • The average yield per year over the life of the investment, assuming all principal and interest remain on deposit until maturity.
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