Meaning of “overvaluation” in the English Dictionary


"overvaluation" in Business English

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overvaluationnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌəʊvəˌvæljuˈeɪʃən/ us

FINANCE the act of putting too high a value on something :

The prices of some technology shares were ridiculously high, and there was a limit as to how long these overvaluations could continue.

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