The yield is the rate of return received from investing in the bond. It usually refers either to
- the current yield, or running yield, which is simply the annual interest payment divided by the current market price of the bond (often the clean price), or to
- the yield to maturity or redemption yield, which is a more useful measure of the return of the bond, taking into account the current market price, and the amount and timing of all remaining coupon payments and of the repayment due on maturity. It is equivalent to the internal rate of return of a bond.
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... See also Optimum sustainable yield In population ecology and economics, optimum sustainable yield is the level of effort (LOE) that maximizes the ... It usually corresponds to an effort level lower than that of maximum sustainable yield ... In environmental science, optimum sustainable yield is the largest economical yield of a renewable resource achievable over a long time period without decreasing the ability of the population or its ...
... See also Maximum sustainable yield In population ecology and economics, maximum sustainable yield or MSY is, theoretically, the largest yield/catch that can be taken ... The maximum sustainable yield is usually higher than the optimum sustainable yield ... The idea of maximum sustained yield is to decrease population density to the point of highest growth rate possible ...
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... In finance, mortgage yield is a measure of yield of mortgage backed bonds ... It is also known as cash flow yield ... The mortgage yield, or cash flow yield, of a mortgage backed bond is the discount rate at which net present value of all future cash flows from the bond will be ...
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