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capitalization

noun [S or U] ( UK also capitalisation)
 
 
/ˌkæpɪtəlaɪˈzeɪʃən/ US   /-ṱəl-/ FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
( also cap, market cap, market capitalization) the total value of a company's shares on a stock market: The company's capitalization collapsed by half to $32 billion.
the total value of shares in a stock market or a number of stock markets: This year's IPO volume is only 1.9% of the total capitalization of the Nasdaq, New York, and American stock markets.
Translations of “capitalization”
in Chinese (Traditional) 資金, (公司在股票市場上的)資本總額,股本…
in Chinese (Simplified) 资金, (公司在股票市场上的)资本总额,股本…
(Definition of capitalization from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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