Meaning of “equal weight” in the English Dictionary

"equal weight" in Business English

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equal weightadjective

also equalweight uk us STOCK MARKET

giving all shares in a group equal importance, with the same importance given to shares in small companies as to shares in large companies:

The table shows a calculation of a five-stock index, comparing a market weight versus an equal weight calculation.

The S&P Equal Weight Index is the equal-weighted version of the S&P 500.

(Definition of “equal weight” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)