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. Daniel Loeb:

    At this valuation we're happy to continue holding.

  2. Simon Webber:

    With that valuation, there's a lot of scope for things to go well.

  3. Benjamin Howe:

    Investors are more valuation sensitive today than they were in 2015.

  4. Chief Executive Bill McDermott:

    I do not expect that to be the case at all because of the valuation of the company.

  5. Qiu Zhi , Shenzhen-based strategist:

    Valuation of some stocks are lower than even during the 2008 global financial crisis.

Images & Illustrations of valuation

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