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English definition of “market value”

market value

noun [C or U]    
(also market price) COMMERCE the price that something could be sold for at a particular time : market value for sth The total market value for the five-bedroom house was $127,498.
STOCK MARKET the total value of a company's shares , or of all companies together on a particular stock market : The company's market value is about $5 billion .
(Definition of market value noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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