What does valuation mean?

Definitions for valuationˌvæl yuˈeɪ ʃən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word valuation.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. evaluation, valuation, rating(noun)

    an appraisal of the value of something

    "he set a high valuation on friendship"

  2. valuation(noun)

    assessed price

    "the valuation of this property is much too high"


  1. valuation(Noun)

    An estimation of something's worth.

  2. valuation(Noun)

    The process of estimating the market value of a financial asset or liability.

  3. valuation(Noun)

    An assignment of truth values to propositional variables, with a corresponding assignment of truth values to all propositional formulas with those variables.

  4. valuation(Noun)

    A structure, and the corresponding assignment of a truth value to each sentence in the language for that structure.

  5. valuation(Noun)

    A measure of size or multiplicity.

  6. valuation(Noun)

    A map from the class of open sets of a topological space to the set of positive real numbers including infinity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Valuation(noun)

    the act of valuing, or of estimating value or worth; the act of setting a price; estimation; appraisement; as, a valuation of lands for the purpose of taxation

  2. Valuation(noun)

    value set upon a thing; estimated value or worth; as, the goods sold for more than their valuation


  1. Valuation

    In finance, valuation is the process of estimating what something is worth. Items that are usually valued are a financial asset or liability. Valuations can be done on assets or on liabilities. Valuations are needed for many reasons such as investment analysis, capital budgeting, merger and acquisition transactions, financial reporting, taxable events to determine the proper tax liability, and in litigation.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'valuation' in Nouns Frequency: #2372


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of valuation in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of valuation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Maureen O'Connell:

    A CFO needs to go beyond being “the finance operations expert” to become a corporate strategist who can enhance the firm’s valuation and brand, and win over stakeholders’ trust and goodwill.

  2. Ian Kelly:

    Its current valuation implies the present tough environment lasts forever, that most supermarkets will make no money and Tesco will never grow its revenues again, to us, this seems like an unlikely triad of circumstances.

  3. Alessandro Valentini:

    Although the details on the deal are pretty light so far, this is a sensible move for Aviva, it is consistent with management's focus on cash flow generation, the initial assessment suggests the valuation for the deal is fair.

  4. Paul Mendelsohn:

    There are many, many stocks, especially in the energy sector, that were just trading at absolute ridiculous prices to their fair market valuation. That is really what started the rally, when investors really started to come into the energy stocks.

  5. Jeffrosenberg Tan:

    Property stocks will have more support since price valuation can be justified by more stable valuation of land banks and recurring assets. On the other hand, cement stock valuations are based on cement demand - a less stable variable in the slowing economy and increasing competition.

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