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total shareholder returnnoun [C or U]

uk   us   ( abbreviation TSR) FINANCE
a ​calculation of the ​profitsearned by a company's ​sharesbased on the ​rise or ​fall in their ​price and the dividendspaid to ​shareholders over a particular ​period: Which ​bankproduced the best ​totalshareholderreturn last ​year? The ​company has ​replacedshareoptions for ​directors with ​long-termbonusesbased on ​totalshareholderreturn.
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