Total Return Financial Glossary

What is it? The change in value of an investment over a given period, assuming reinvestment of any dividends and capital gains distributions. Total Return is expressed as a percentage of the initial investment (see Dividend, Capital Gain or Loss, Capital Appreciation).

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