quantitative analysis


Definition of quantitative analysis

: chemical analysis designed to determine the amounts or proportions of the components of a substance

Examples of quantitative analysis in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The company also offers quantitative analysis through bespoke surveys of its experts. David Prosser, Forbes, 3 Sep. 2021 The company has a quantitative analysis of how well that person might fit in. Nick Davidson, Outside Online, 1 Oct. 2014 Page and his colleagues wanted to do a quantitative analysis of political inequality. New York Times, 6 Apr. 2022 Boehmig started his career as a bond trader for Lehman Brothers, where he was exposed to the growing use of code to do quantitative analysis on financial data. Kenrick Cai, Forbes, 18 Jan. 2022 After asking Nordicity to generate the report, the REMC were told there was not enough data to compile a quantitative analysis of the industry because of inadequate reporting practices within the organizations. K.j. Yossman, Variety, 25 Nov. 2021 The availability of plentiful data generated by the financial industry make these systems amenable to quantitative analysis. Standish Fleming, Forbes, 30 Sep. 2021 TrueBridge will run a quantitative analysis of all companies based on the information in the nominations, and Forbes reporters will be in touch with all finalists. Amy Feldman, Forbes, 15 June 2021 Decisions must be made based on a thorough quantitative analysis. Steve Banker, Forbes, 3 Mar. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of quantitative analysis

circa 1847, in the meaning defined above

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4 Aug 2022

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“Quantitative analysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quantitative%20analysis. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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