Investor Glossary-russell top 50 indexInvestor Glossary-russell top 50 indexInvestor Glossary-russell top 50 indexInvestor Glossary-russell top 50 indexInsightful stock market charts - Click here
investor
Categories    # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Russell Top 50 Index

The HTML to link to this page
 

The Russell Top 50 Index is an a large cap index derived from the Russell 3000 Index. The Russell Top 50 Index represents the largest 50 companies included in the Russell 3000 Index. The Russell Top 50 Index is a market capitalization index measuring the performance of the largest stocks driving the US economy. Although the Russell Top 50 Index only includes 50 of the 3000 stocks included in the Russell 3000 Index, the Russell Top 50 Index accounts for about 40% of the entire Russell 3000 Index market capitalization. As a result, the Russell Top 50 Index is often seen as a reasonable benchmark for the evaluation of the largest stocks of the US stock market. The Russell Top 50 Index is reconstructed every year at the end of June as part of the Russell 3000 Index reconstitution. The Russell Top 50 Index is published by the Frank Russell Company.



Rate this Russell Top 50 Index definition...

Learn about investing with the Investor Glossary Term of the Day


Click here for insightful stock market charts. Where is the market headed? The answer may surprise you. Find out
with the exclusive & Barron's recommended charts of Chart of the Day.


Popular Terms: implied volatility, EBITDA, minority interest, VIX, class C shares, 1035 exchange, real GDP, 401a, labor relations, per diem, required rate of return, reverse mortgage, stock market close, inflation, LIBOR, margin rate, 144a, debt service coverage, diluted share, in escrow, dividends payable, retained earnings, option premium, Key Rate Duration, quality assurance, FTSE, liquidity ratio, irrevocable trust, command economy, deferred revenue, wholly-owned subsidiary, cancelled check, covered put, average price per share, APR, Zero Cost Collar, 1031 exchange, current ratio, FICO score, balance sheet, annual return, stock split, deferred tax, ex-dividend date, phantom income, ex-dividend, open position, risk management, limit order


Accounting | Banking | Bonds | Brokers | Economy | Futures | Mutual Funds | Options | Real Estate | Retirement | Stocks | Taxes | Technical Analysis
Investor Glossary | Term of the Day | Suggest a Term | Chart of the Day | Dogs of the Dow
©2004-2016 Investor Glossary - All rights reserved - Terms of Use