How much you earn on an investment in one year, shown as a percentage of the amount invested.

Example: an investment of $200 earns $12 for the year, so the Rate of Return is 12/200 = 0.06 = 6%

Example: an investment of $200 earns $12 for the year, so the Rate of Return is 12/200 = 0.06 = 6%

See: Interest

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