nominal value


Definition of nominal value

Examples of nominal value in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Importantly, the goal is to target that nominal value while letting prices adjust – up or down, even if that results in inflation falling below zero – so that monetary policy distorts the economy as little as possible. Norbert Michel, Forbes, 18 Mar. 2022 The nominal value of the deal had risen along with Nvidia’s share price amid booming semiconductor demand. Robert Wall, WSJ, 8 Feb. 2022 The DVDs, flash drives, digital frames, and iPads, as included in the wedding packages purchased by the taxpayer’s clients, were of nominal value. Roxanne Bland, Forbes, 3 Jan. 2022 So the nominal value of equities and housing stays high even if the real value is adjusted by the depreciating value of money itself. Clem Chambers, Forbes, 10 Nov. 2021 All of our prizes are basically only of symbolic, nominal value. Washington Post, 9 Nov. 2021 While this month's expiry is the smallest of 2021 in terms of nominal value, some bitcoin and crypto market watchers think the monthly options expiry can exacerbate trends affecting the market. Billy Bambrough, Forbes, 28 May 2021 As part of the deal, the government will pay about 300 million euros for new Lufthansa stock at the discount price of 2.56 euros, the nominal value of its shares on the balance sheet. Fortune, 25 May 2020 Refinance, or lose your home Funds have been snapping up secured loans for as low as 25 percent of their nominal value. Stelios Bouras, Fortune, 26 Feb. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of nominal value

1696, in the meaning defined above

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8 Jun 2022

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“Nominal value.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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